The Transformation Center exists to is to come alongside people, with a Christ-centered approach, to help them overcome the big giants of poverty, addiction, poor education, unemployment, and family and social dysfunction.
Located in Brooklyn Park, Maryland, The Transformation Center is strategically located to serve 5 of the most forgotten communities in the Baltimore area. They embody the idea of Integral Missions through their various ministries and ability to love well, live Jesus, and believe big in tangible ways. To read their full heart, vision, and 5x5 strategy, visit their website.
Get Involved at The Transformation Center
3701 4th St, Brooklyn, MD 21225
Lilies Place is our food and clothing distribution center opened every Saturday from 9-11 am. Guest are welcomed in our store like facility where they can pick items of their liking. We place a huge emphasis on promoting value and dignity to each person that walks through our doors. When guest leave, they walk out with a 3-4 day supply of fresh produce, meats, bread, dairy, canned goods, desserts, clothing, and the hope of Jesus Christ!
Beautiful Feet outreaches to our homeless population on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month. Our hope is to share the love and hope of Jesus Christ to those experiencing homelessness through a hot meal, shower, clothing, haircut, and fellowship. "How beautiful are the feet of those who bring good news, proclaim peace, bring glad tidings of good things, proclaim salvation, and proclaim to Zion, 'Your God reigns!' " Isaiah 52:7
The purpose of Celebrate Recovery is to provide fellowship and celebrate God’s healing power in our lives through eight recovery principles and the Christ-centered 12 steps. By working the steps and applying their Biblical principles, we begin to grow spiritually. We become free from our addictive, compulsive, and dysfunctional behaviors. This freedom creates peace, serenity, joy, and most importantly, a stronger personal relationship with God. Celebrate Recovery meets every Tuesday at 7 PM.
LifeNeeds is our mental health and social work practice that strives to be the hands and feet of Christ. We believe that our community deserves accessibility to mental health services. Our caring therapist work alongside you to help break down barriers, obstacles and difficulties to work towards a positive emotional health of the heart. There is no appointment necessary to talk with one of our therapist. Our clinicians and staff are here every Tuesday and Thursday from 10 am-2 pm.
Transformation works is our job readiness program that aims to help those unemployed, under employed, and unemployable become gainfully employed. We believe that God has a "plan, purpose, hope and future" for everyone and gaining employment is one way that we can discover God's purpose for our life. Transformation Works is a combination of group discussion and real world support in order to gain knowledge and experience in work skills. Launching September 2018.
Harvest of Hope
Harvest of Hope is our annual Thanksgiving Basket Giveaway. Each year this event helps provide over 400 families with a Thanksgiving meal! Each family receives a turkey, seven easy to prepare sides, and a pumpkin pie. This is a fun event for the whole family as we are joined by Ravens players, local organizations, and key community leaders.
Our annual Christmas Toy Shop provides families during the Holiday season with brand new toys for children of all ages. Each year we collect and receive over 4,000 toys that are distributed back into the community to families in need. Our shop is set up like a store where parents are welcomed in to shop for their children and family!