SHABACH! Ministries, Inc.
This non-profit 501(c)3 corporation founded by the First Baptist Church of Glenarden, in Landover area of Prince George’s County is developing dynamic communities by “educating, engaging and empowering.”
Offering superior service in early childhood development, academic achievement, and community activities, SHABACH! is committed to delivering meaningful, safe, programs that “educate, engage and empower.” Driven by a spirit of excellence, SHABACH! has developed a core group of services to positively impact our surrounding community through a variety of programs to encourage growth and instill a sense of belonging.
To this end, we are committed to developing confident, capable youth and adults who are ready to assume a vital role in the changing face of Prince George’s County. Since 1996, SHABACH! has delivered inspiring programs that have become models for building good character, ensuring academic achievement, and promoting community involvement for youth and adults. At SHABACH! we are continuously striving to deliver unrivaled service that teaches people to work hard, take a chance, and make a difference.
Vision: To develop dynamic communities for generations to come, by meeting the need, giving hope, and teaching to soar.
Mission: To empower families, individuals, youth and children through stellar education and loving engagement which cultivates exemplary character, a lifelong love of learning, and creates a healthier community for today and tomorrow.
SHABACH! Community Services has an Emergency Resource Center which includes an emergency food pantry and clothing closet. SCS also offers a Youth and Adult Employment Readiness Program and a Summer Youth Employment Program.
SHABACH! Education Services includes day care, elementary and middle schools; before and after care; a summer enrichment program; and homeschool administration.
Our Core Values
SHABACH! Ministries, Inc. has made a commitment to always put God first. That basic premise guides us in everything that we do, which is always striving to S.E.E. H.I.M.
Seek God First – We commit to seek God first for direction in every decision, whether great or small.~ Matthew 6:33
Evangelism – Because it is God’s desire that no one should perish; we are equipped to share the love of Christ wherever and whenever with anyone out of gratitude for God sparing us from eternal damnation. ~Matthew 28:19
Excellence – We strive to give God our very best! Diligence, responsibility and faithfulness are essential ingredients to succeed in anything God has tasked us to do, as demonstrated by Daniel. ~ Daniel 5:14, 6:3
Honor/Humility– Esteeming others higher than ourselves, regardless of their title, position or status, is our priority because everyone was created in the image of God.~ Romans 12:10
Integrity – Honesty is demonstrated by doing what we commit to do. ~Job 31:6
Mentoring – God has given everyone a purpose, and we commit to impart in others lessons learned to help them fulfill their destiny. ~ 2 Timothy 2:2