Providing food security, health education and emotional support services
Agape Haven of Abundance, Inc. is a small nonprofit organization, 501(c) (3) charity group in Rochester, New York. Agape Haven of Abundance Inc. operates as a Community Outreach Program, rendering charitable services to our local community and extending our humanitarian efforts across the boarders. Agape Haven of Abundance Inc. serves as a haven of love, hope and refuge. We strive to reduce poverty by providing food security, health education and emotional support services to the disenfranchised population, those stricken by poverty (men, women, and children. We have been commissioned to move with compassion, love our neighbors as ourselves, restore hope to the broken-hearted and be the change we wish to see in the world.
Agape operates as a community outreach program located in the city of Rochester, New York. We function as a supplemental program, working alongside of our community partners, bridging the gap meeting the community at their point of need. We are agents of change providing the community with a place of refuge, hope and love. We create opportunities for everyone to get involved and make positive contributions to society. We are the change we wish to see in the world.
Our mission is to eradicate intergenerational poverty, reduce homelessness and reduce human trafficking. We believe by educating and empowering the community it will bring about positive change and long lasting results. We work in collaboration with other community partners, functioning as a supplemental program to bridge the gap between people and resources. Our program is structured to restore hope back into the heart of the people, help our participants gain access to resources and educate them to embrace the power they have within to bring about change.
Our vision at home and abroad is to eradicate intergenerational poverty, reduce health disparities, reduce human trafficking and reduce homelessness. Agape Haven of Abundance Inc. uses evidence-based strategies to eradicate intergenerational poverty, which is a proven method to secure positive results among disenfranchised groups. Implementing a holistic approach through public health education and social emotional support, serves to empower the mind, body and soul.
A bit of history
Agape Ministries Inc. was founded in 2005 by Philanthropist Julian and Joan Polidore. The corporation was established in Long Island as a faith base organization, rendering charitable services to the poverty stricken both locally and abroad. The Polidore’s exemplified what it meant to be their brothers keeper and demonstrated their labor of love in the vineyard. As the ministry continued to flourish, they wanted to expand their efforts. Agape Ministries Inc. gave birth to a new chapter in the Upstate, New York Region in 2017. Agape Haven of Abundance Inc. Operates as a community outreach center feeding the hungry, providing refuge to the homeless and empowering the community.