Global Outreach

Our Global Outreach ministry concentrates its efforts on the following countries and projects. Volunteers may serve as liaisons to these programs or join a planned mission trip.
 

Puerto Rico: Charleston Atlantic Presbytery 2020 Mission Trip to Puerto Rico: March 21-28, 2020. This year’s team will continue the ongoing work of bringing hope out of chaos through the ministry of Presbyterian Disaster Assistance following Hurricane Maria which devastated the island in 2017. To learn more about this trip, please click HERE

Nicaragua: FPC partners with two programs in Nicaragua; House of Hope, a refuge to get women and children off the streets and New Life, an orphanage and nutrition center for pre-school malnourished children. Participate in short-term mission outreach projects on-site and take the opportunity to witness God’s work in our world. For more information, please contact Kent Grimes here. To follow along while we are on our mission trip, please click HERE to access our blog! 

Haiti: FPC partners with Haiti Outreach Ministries (HOM) to support faith-based communities in the suburbs of Port au Prince, Haiti. Each community contains a church, school, water supply, nutritional support and job training. Participate in a mission team to support healthcare, construction and education. Teams stay in a HOM guest house, dine with Haitian partners and work in the HOM communities. For more information, please contact Brain Fatzinger here. To follow along while we are on our mission trip, please click HERE to access our blog!

Kenya Liaison: FPC partners with  Nairobi Central Presbytery to provide scholarships for homeless young people. Become part of a team that supports relationships and provides scholarship funding for these students known as Bahati Scholars. For more information about the Bahati Scholars program CLICK HEREIn addition to our Bahati Scholars program, in 2018 we sent a team to Kenya for mission work. To follow along while we are on our mission trip, please click HERE access our blog.

Congo Liaison: FPC partners with the Congo Presbyterian Church and the Christian Medical Institute of Kasai (IMCK) through mission co-workers, projects, such as new water systems and building the IMCK chapel.

Operation Christmas Child: FPC partners with Samaritan’s Purse to prepare boxes with basic hygiene and school supplies, as well as a toy for a child. Participate in collecting articles and packing these boxes to be mailed to Samaritan’s Purse in time to be delivered as a Christmas gift. For more information, please contact Robin Swift here. 
 
Mission Partner, Stephanie Black: Our ministry partner, Stephanie Black emails us an electronic copy of her newsletter. See her most recent issue HERE.