Agape’s Heartlight is themed Walk Humbly, is the third in a series of Agape events centered around scripture from Micah 6:8. As Agape is celebrating its 50th year in service, the evening will include three performances by Hattiloo Theatre honoring Agape’s history, the organization’s present and its future as it continues to serve children and families right here in Memphis.
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION: Agape Child & Family Services breaks down barriers for families in hard places so they can build the life they desire and deserve. Agape does this in partnership by listening and providing the connections, skills and encouragement families seek in order to thrive. Agape is a faith-based, non-profit organization dedicated to providing children and families in Memphis with healthy homes. Agape serves thousands of local children and families each year in an effort to keep them safe, smart and successful by providing services in under-resourced communities. Services include early childhood programs; school-based initiatives; workforce readiness; homeless services; counseling; adoption and foster care. In partnership with the Tennessee Department of Human Services, Agape and its community partners have expanded services via a two-generation model, wholly serving youth and parents in a poverty-reduction strategy, providing support, permanency, and sustainability in Frayser, Hickory Hill and Whitehaven. To learn more, call 901.323.3600 or visit www.agapemeanslove.org.