STRENGTH IN NUMBERS
This project is huge. It cannot succeed without the help of the entire community. It's your city and its future is in your hands. Please join us in this major untertaking by donating money, time, ideas, or just a pair of helping hands to make the vision of The Armory Project a reality.
Join us and become a part of an UNSTOPPABLE FORCE that is making a major difference in our community. Share your creativity to help complete the bigger picture. Take a stand against the demoralization and degredation of our youth and give them a secure future. This is your oppportunity to give back to your community and help brighten the future of our great city!
MENTORING THROUGH SHARING
In order to arm and equip our youth with skills and knowledge they will need to face the challenges of tomorrow, who can better provide them with these tools than those who possess them now? Through mentoring and training programs, The Armory Project will combine People of Wisdom with the Spark of Youth to create an environment of learning that will pass the torch forward.
By encouraging our seniors to share methods and information of what has worked in the past, and helping our young people combine those qualities with current technologies and education, we can successfully create an UNSTOPPABLE FORCE that is destined to help today's youth succeed in business, finance, and social interactions. This will ultimately brighten the future of everyone who lives, works, and plays in Mansfield.
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS OF THE ARMORY PROJECT
The Armory Project is a faith based entity and will operate an alcohol and drug free facility. It will provide a variety of services and training across several platforms including Business & Financial Training, Social & Personal Skills, Recreational Activities, Community Services, and much more. There will be something for everyone to benefit from or contribute to. Bring your skills and talents and help make a difference!
Here is a listing of some of the many projects and activities currently being planned with more to be added as time goes by. Your participation and financial support is crucial to the overall success of this project. Contact us with ideas for future projects, to make a donation, or to volunteer to help with any of the following:
Multipurpose Meeting Hall
- Toast Master
- Torch Club
- Passport to Manhood
- Young Entrepreneur Program
- Community Service Learning Program
- Christian Counseling
- Nurse Practitioner
- College Tours
- Computer Technology
- Foreign Language
- Basic Life Skill Training
- Money Management (Stocks & Bonds Training, Estate Planning, etc.)
- Basketball Courts (Indoors & Outdoors)
- Skating Rink
- Game Room (Pool Tables, Ping Pong Tables, Foosball Tables)
- Arts (Theater, Modern Dance, Tap, Ballet, Jazz Music etc.)
GET INVOLVED WITH THE ARMORY PROJECT
There is safety in numbers, and everyone is encouraged to participate. Let your voice be heard. Share your talents and knowldedge. Bring your ideas to us. Leave your mark on the future! Join forces with us and lets all work together to make MISSION: "Take Back" and The Armory Project the huge success it should be.
EVERY DOLLAR HELPS ~ TOGETHER WE CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE!
The Armory Project is going to take a lot of money to complete, and we cannot do it without your generosity. This is a community project that is going to need the support of the community it serves. The cost to revamp the building and make it ready to welcome the kids and adults who will come to participate in the many activities that are planned is expected to be more than a half-million dollars. This will come in the form of grants, gifts, fundraisers, and donations from people just like you. If you can give just a little, it will help a whole lot, and it will be deeply appreciated by not only those who are working hard to make this vision a reality, but by those who will gain from what this facility has to offer.
We also welcome donations by phone or in person. Call at (419) 525-2345 or come to our business office located at 165 E. 2nd Street in Mansfield (corner of Hedges). Our office hours are 8AM - 5PM Monday through Friday.