June 2012

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Queen City Invasion

By:  JORDAN HATTAWAY Join our friends at Compassion to Act this Saturday night as local evangelist Amy Lambert brings Invasion to the Queen City.  Lambert's vision is to reach teens struggling with addictions in a non-threatening way through music.  Starting at the young age of twelve, Amy fell...

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Help Neighbors Heal Now

By: BRIAN SCHINDLER Imagine you're cleared from an accident that sent you to the hospital - but you have nowhere to go home to.  Do you go back on the streets?  You have no money to pay the hospital bill, and nowhere safe to recover.  Now...

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Easing Impact of Homelessness

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="240" caption="Photos by: Brian Schindler"][/caption] By: JORDAN HATTAWAY Elevation Outreach partner A Child's Place has counted more than 4,700 homeless school-aged children in our city.  It's an overwhelming number.  But we have the opportunity to offer the hope and healing of Jesus to these children and their...

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Back to the Center City

By: JORDAN HATTAWAY “Fueled by a vision of how things ought to be…we are positioning ourselves to bring forth restoration.” – Urban Life Charlotte Urban Life Charlotte is a new non-profit in the heart of Center City Charlotte. It's a community of people who've moved back into the...

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Summer eStudents SERVE

By BRIAN SCHINDLER When Elevation Outreach Events and eStudents Director Jamie Waldron gets an idea in her head, there's no stopping it. And when she says it's gonna be BIG - expectations are always exceeded. This time it was TWENTY-FOUR hours. SEVEN outreach partners. And EXTREME...