Hope is Here: Authentic Relationships and Unique Experiences make for a Transformative Summer

Every year youth apply to apprentice in Nehemiah’s Workshop, CHAT’s woodworking shop that is a part of our Work Leadership Institute. Traditionally this program attracts young men, until last summer when Nehemiah’s Workshop welcomed three new apprentices; two were the program’s first girls.  

Read on to see how Erika was transformed in Nehemiahs's Workshop...

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Hope is Here: Hope in Creativity

Church Hill Academy (CHA) Sophomore Zion is a student brimming with creativity, passion, and emotion. Though he may not love every aspect of school, he does enjoy writing. Chandra Wright, a Math and Computer teacher at CHA, and Katrina Schwien, a Year Long Resident at CHA, saw this as an opportunity to engage. When a colleague showed Zion’s artwork to Chandra, she challenged him to create a piece for her classroom.

Read on to see the hope we find in Zion's creativity and personal growth...

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CHAT Impact: Preparing for the Future

It’s September and that means back to school for all our programs, from our After-School Tutoring, to our Tiny Tykes Preschool, to our Work Leadership Institute, to Church Hill Academy! As we start the new school year, Church Hill Academy has the opportunity to participate in the College Mentoring Partnership Program in association with Royall & Company to equip our students for whatever lies ahead after graduation. Read on to see how the Academy is stressing the importance of higher education through genuine one-on-one mentorship.

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