Community Programs


Healthy Eating Initiative

HEI is a United Way Place Matters funded collaborative  effort between Grace Presbyterian church, Crisis Control Ministry, and Carver High School of WSFCS. The initiative is a resource development collaborative designed to develop a food system that increases fresh produce accessibility provides nutrition education, cooking experiences, and food producing community gardens to promote healthier lifestyles. Healthy Eating partners with community residents to address their community health challenges with interconnected sustainable solutions. 


J.R.A.M.S Jackets and Rams Achieving Maximum Success.


JRAMS is a United Way Place Matters funded collaborative mentoring effort between Carver High School, Grace Presbyterian Church and  Winston-Salem State University.  The program provides academic, social and emotional support to students of Carver High School. It is a collaborative effort to assist Carver High School students reach their potential and to achieve personal and professional success. the program provides wrap-around support to the entire family, by partnering with Crisis Control and other partners to provide healthy food options to our families. Our vision is of an ongoing effort that will help all students at Carver High School graduate as well adjusted, academically prepared young adults ready to take their place in our 21stCentury Global Society. 


Our Partners



.Hope to Thrive is a non-profit inspiring hope for individuals, families, and communities to thrive in complete health and wellbeing in North Carolina. We do this by strengthening and coordinating faith networks, food chain pathways, health care systems, and offering innovative opportunities for positive creativity and transformation.