Faith Partner Highlight

November - Pastor Ivan Pitts

Thank you to Pastor Ivan Pitts and Second Baptist Church for their support of TGF's mission and dedication to service in their community. Under Pastor Pitts leadership, Second Baptist adopted smoke free church campus policies at both locations in Santa Ana and Lake Forest and collaborated in sharing cancer and health education resources to the community.

Second Baptist Church 
4300 Westminster Ave.
Santa Ana, CA 92703

October - Pastor Delman Howard

Pastor Delman Howard and Johnson Chapel have been longtime collaborators with The G.R.E.E.N Foundation. The church has co-hosted tobacco educational workshops, shared health and wellness materials, and are serving as a ActNOW COVID-19 Health Hub partner. Thank you Pastor Howard and Johnson Chapel for your dedicated commitment to serving your church members and Santa Ana.

Johnson Chapel 
1306 W. 2nd St. 
Santa Ana, CA 92703

September 2021 - Pastor Roy Brown

Pastor Brown has collaborated with The G.R.E.E.N Foundation since 2013 has proven his commitment to community, as a active collaborating partner and a "servant leader". Pastor Brown is a leader within his church he pastors as well as committed leader who understands community health education to bring continued awareness of preventions, screenings, nutrition, mental and spiritual health.

New Life Baptist Church of Christ 
2813 Northview Drive
Sacramento, CA 95833

August 2021 - Rev. Dion Thomas

Thank you Rev. Dion Thomas for his efforts in feeding folks in OC through their food bank. In 2019, The G.R.E.E.N Foundation collaborated with Rev. Thomas for the Live Live Entertainment Gospel Funday and shared community health resources, along with overall wellness and cancer prevention information. Rev. Thomas is the Associate Minister at Sonrise Christian Community Church.

Church located:
Sonrise Christian Community Church
6940 Knott Ave 
Buena Park, 90621

July 2021 - Temple Baptist Church

Thank you Pastor Torie H. Russell Sr. and Dana Williams who are an active ActNOW COVID19 Help Hub partner in Long Beach. They are committed to serving their community members and sharing information related to social services and COVID-19 resources.

Church located:
Temple Baptist Church
2825 E. 10th Street
Long Beach, CA 90804

June 2021 - Christ Our Redeemer (COR) A.M.E. Church

Thank you to Rev. Dr. Ralph E. Williamson and COR Church for being supporters of organization and serving their community. Last year, COR Church's weekly prayer meeting was listed as a spiritual resource on the Stay Informed, Stay Calm Community Resource Guide for Orange County, Los Angeles County, and Long Beach.

Church located:
Christ Our Redeemer A.M.E. Church
45 Tesla
Irvine, CA 92618

May 2021 - Kingdom Life Fellowship Church

Thank you Pastor and Bishop Heller for your support and collaboration in health education in the Lancaster community. Kingdom Life Fellowship Church serves as an ActNOW COVID19 LA Help Hub who share social services information and resources including PPE distribution with their members and community. Thank you for your continued support and willingness to jump in and help those in need.

Church located:
Kingdom Life Fellowship Church
45337 Sierra Hwy
Lancaster, CA 93534

April 2021 - Atherton Baptist Church

Thank you Pastor Harry Weaver and Atherton Baptist Church for your support in community outreach, participation in the Advocacy Bootcamp July 2020, and partnership on giveaways and resource distribution. Thank you for being a committed servant leader!

Church located:
Atherton Baptist Church
2627 W. 116th St.
Hawthorne, CA 90250

March 2021 - Calvary Baptist Church

Pastor Hosea Collins and Health & Wellness Director Zondra Wilson are strong community supporters and collaborators who are dedicated to service. Thank you for your continued support and leadership in your community.

Church located:
Calvary Baptist Church
4081 W. El Segundo Blvd
Hawthorne, CA 90250

Signed the smoke-free campus Nov 2019
Community Give – Away Feb 2020
American Heart Association Workshop on Healthier Lungs presented by KOLS March 2020
Healthier Church Challenge winners for the AHA June 2020
Healthier Church Challenge Virtual Award Ceremony guest appearance Grammy award winner and gospel recording artist Tamela Mann July 2020
ActNOWCOVID19 Help Hub Community Partner that holds weekly health workshops from Jan 2021 – March 2021

February 2021 - New Hope Presbyterian Church

Rev. Chineta Goodjoin and New Hope Presbyterian Church are supportive community partners who have collaborated on tobacco advocacy, outreach, and serving the community. Thank you for your continued support.

Church located:
New Hope Presbyterian Church
2580 W. Orange Ave
Anaheim, CA 92804

January 2021 - New Spirit Baptist Church

New Spirit Baptist Church a faith partner of The G.R.E.E.N Foundation for over 8 years consistently supporting the mission of the organization by collaborating with us and financially supporting the program. It is an active collaborative partnership --we support the congregants and host a few times educational events at their place of worship to make it extremely easy for members. Thank you Pastor Clark for your continued support in actively being involved "in community". Thank you New Spirit!

Church located:
New Spirit Baptist Church
701 S. Sullivan Street
Santa Ana, CA 92704

Collaborative participation
National Earth Day
National Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day
Locally support tobacco education and advocacy