People of color are disproportionately victims of trauma.
Trauma inhibits all aspects of life.
The Boston Trauma Healing Collaborativeis a partnership between the Cory Johnson Program and American Bible Society to facilitate churches working together to bring Christ-centered healing to those deeply wounded by trauma.
Generational Wealth Creation:
Partner with successful Christian real estate developer in Dorchester.
Facilitate substantial down-payment grants to first-time homebuyers of color.
Coach and mentor for long-term wealth creation.
Access to Education:
Partner with the Boston Education Collaborativeto facilitate churches, schools, and nonprofits to empower underserved urban students with the education they need for transformation – in their lives and in their communities.
Biblical Civic Engagement:
Partner with the & Campaign to educate and organize Christians for civic and cultural engagement.
Reduce Pre-trial Incarceration:
MA Bail Fund provides bail to people who are in jail on less than $5,000 bail – avoids false guilty pleas and permanent record.
Currently fully-funded for Bail requirements but huge need to build organizational capacity.
Host #BostonPray for over 1,000 people on Boston Common.