Harambee Christian Family Center is dedicated to the development of indigenous leadership through a holistic ministry that seeks to address both physical and spiritual needs by emphasizing community engagement, academic advancement, and spiritual formation to cultivate a thriving urban neighborhood in a sustainable project of biblical hope.
The Harambee Schools
Our academic programs directly nurture and educate disadvantaged children of Northwest Pasadena.
The PUSH Catering
Our catering service employs parents to better equip them to provide more stable home settings.
Our housing program helps families get back on their feet by providing residence and access to resources.
Donate for charity & assist a child!
Harambee Ministries is a charitable organization. Contributions go to support the Harambee Preparatory School and its programs, skilled volunteers, and more. In-Kind donations are also appreciated!
Nurtured thousands of children
Since 1982, we have supported and provided resources to 1000’s of students.
Brightened the futures of students
95% of our students graduate high school and 80% go to college – which are among the highest rates in the area.
Transformed the neighborhood
For over 30 years, we have served a 12-block target area originally called the “blood corner,” improving conditions for residential children.