Wheat Ridge Ministries is pleased to announce the launch of a new initiative - "Burst" Project Grants.
These grants are one-time grants of up to $5,000 for a human care ministry project designed and led by young adult leaders in the Lutheran community.
Young adults today are being led by faith to respond to significant human care needs in their community. They are an untapped source for inspired solutions and leadership. Their projects often need a little “burst” of support and guidance to get off the ground – that’s what the Burst Project grants are all about.
“This is an exciting new ministry program for Wheat Ridge,” said Brian Becker, Vice President for Ministry Programs at Wheat Ridge. “We’ve listened to many young adults who’ve told us that they’re looking for opportunities to put their faith into action and build their capacity as leaders. We believe that the Burst Project grants will be a powerful catalyst for those young Christian leaders, and in the process, some new and innovative ministries will be launched.”
In addition to grants of up to $5,000, participants will also: