We need your time, talent, passion and prayers. There’s something for everyone – just choose how you want to be involved.
There is no shortage of opportunities to join our work in the Prospect community. From hand-writing thank you notes to working at special events, we can always use helping hands. If you’re looking for a consistent commitment, then consider becoming a volunteer with one of our weekly programs or a mentor for a high school student.Volunteer
Join A Program
Our programs offer fun and engaging activities in a positive environment for students of any age. If you live in the Prospect neighborhood (Greenstone on 5th, Prospect Ave, Orangedale Ave., Bailey Rd., 900 block of Rockcreek Rd, and Harmony Ridge.) then your child is eligible to participate in Abundant Life programming.Join A Program
Abundant Life Fellows
The Abundant Life Fellowship provides a premiere holistic Community Development experience that will equip young Christians with the skills and knowledge to be future leaders in this field. This 11-month (mid-August through mid-July) intensive community development internship is designed to equip young adults to engage their faith through community working, worshiping, learning, living, and resting. Fellows must have a bachelor’s degree and fundraise $6,900.Learn more
Prayer is what sustains us. If you'd like to pray with and/or for us and our neighborhood, please let us know and we'll provide you with a list of opportunities and/or needs.Contact Rebecca
Take some time to learn about the issues affecting our community, actively engage in these issues, and invite your friends to do the same. Follow us on social media and read our blog to stay updated on the work we are doing and for opportunities to get involved. And connect with us - we are always eager to hear your feedback and ideas, or just get to know you!
Perkins Ministry Legacy Program
In partnership with Theological Horizons, the Perkins Ministry Legacy Program is an opportunity to learn and engage in transformative multicultural Christian Community Development (CCD) ministry in Charlottesville through Abundant Life. Perkins Fellows engage in vocational discernment through learning the core principles of CCD through workshops, trainings, discussion groups, and 1:1 mentorship over the course of the school year. We are accepting applications for the 2018-2019 school year to fill 4-6 slots.Download Application