What "WE" Do
Exercise Christ’s Love in Action By Serving the Local Community |
The mission of the West End Family Life and Community Center, known as the WE Center, is to provide safe and effective educational, social, spiritual, and recreational programs and services that enhance the quality of life for at-risk youth and adults of the West End and surrounding communities of Atlanta. Since 2012, we have effectively instituted programming that makes a difference in the lives of children, seniors, and young adults in the West End Community.
WE YOUTH & EDUCATION
WE Youth offers youth of the WE End community an opportunity To engage in extracurricular activities in a safe, loving, Environment in which to thrive, learn, and grow. They experience Healthy meals, field trips, Vacation Bible School, gardening, and more!
WE Serve offers a clothes closet called Tuesday’s Closet in which Clients may select free Clothes, shoes, and baby items. Four times per year the WE Center offers a Dress for Success & To Impress program for individuals in the community who need assistance with preparing their resume in our Computer Lab, or faxing information to potential employers. Volunteers open the doors Every other Tuesday to distribute food, clothes, AIDS resources, and job readiness information. The WE Center offers a Dress for Success & To Impress program for individuals in the community who need assistance with preparing their resume in our Computer Lab, or faxing information to potential employers.
WE SENIORS - S.A.L.T.
The SALT Program provides daily activities for Senior Citizens in the surrounding community. Each day a hot lunch is provided and seniors engage in an array of activities which prohibit social isolation after retirement.
In the commercial grade kitchen, the staff uses budgeted funds and donated food to prepares nutritious meals for all programs weekly programs held at the WE Center. The ministry’s goal is to provide healthy, nutritious meals with a focus on nutritional value, taste, portion, size, and presentation.