Ascend Sportswear has developed relationships with several respectable charities to help in our mission and vision. Below is a description of each Christian charitable organization and the causes they support. We are proud to support each of these organizations. Just like our product, these organizations represent the moral and Christian principles that give Ascend Sportsear our fearless attitude and bold sense of purpose.
Changing the world one child at a time. Compassion International focuses on spiritual, physical, economic, and social needs of children. Working in 25 countries on 4 different countries it has touched the lifes of over 1 million children. Founded in 1952, it is one of the world’s premier children’s ministry charities. Compassion is rated in the top 50 charities world wide for financial integrity.
Leading the world in Christian charities for global healthcare, th Catholic Medical Mission Board (CMMB) works to help, heal, and save the lives of millions throughout the world. The CMMB works in over 100 countries by providing medical volunteers, medicines, and supplies free of charge and without discrimination to the poor and sick. Foundded in 1928 the CMMB is experienced and rated in the top 100 for financial integrity among charities worldwide. In fact 97 cents of every dollar you donate goes directly to medical relief.
Food for the Poor (FFP) ministers to spiritually renew impoverished people throughout Latin America and the Caribbean. Their mission is to link the church of the First World with the church of the Third World in a manner that helps both the materially poor and the poor in spirit. Founded more than 27 years ago Food for the Poor works in 17 countries, working together with local pastors, missionaries, and churches to make sure the aid is reaching those in need. Furthermore, the interdenominational organization does more than feed the poor. Food for the Poor also drills life saving water wells, provides medical care, and provides skills training for individuals looking for work.
Dedicated to eliminating substandard housing and homelessness worldwide, Habitat for Humanity is one of the most successful Christian charities ever formed. The ministry is founded on the conviction that every man, woman, and child should have a simple, decent place to live in dignity and safety. Habitat for Humanity ,founded in 1976, to date has built over 300,000 homes around the world, and in doing so has provided 1.5 million people a safe, decent, and affordable shelter. It is also ranked in the top 10 for fiscal integrity.
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is dedicated to the treatment of children with cancer and other catastrophic diseases. Unlike any other facility in the world, St. Jude conducts research and patient care under one roof. Some of the most gifted scientists and doctors come to St. Jude to help battle these terrible diseases. Best of all, patients are accepted for treatment at St. Jude without regard to the family’s ability to pay. All research and care is paid for by donations through sources just like Ascend Sportswear.