Mercy | Justice | Renewal

Programs

We offer a wide variety of programming for both youth and adults in the Hunting Park section of Philadelphia.

Support Our Students

Support Our Students (S.O.S.) provides after school programming for K-5th grade students, offering academic enrichment, homework help, Project Based Learning, physical recreation, role models, mentors, safety and relaxation.

Living Our Lives

Living Our Lives (L.O.L) provides after school clubs and activities for 6th-8th grade students. The program integrates art courses from OKA, Project Based Learning, college readiness activities, physical recreation, and spiritual development.

Orange Korner Arts

Orange Korner Arts (O.K.A.) is a community arts program centered on providing high quality arts education to youth and their families through the cultivation of a safe space to explore various artistic mediums and positively progress spiritually.

Bear Fruit

Bear Fruit is a comprehensive weekly discipleship training program for youth ages 12-18.

Mission Statement

Our mission is to reveal Jesus’ mercy, renewal, and justice in the Hunting Park neighborhood so that individuals and families are strengthened and restored. We seek to accomplish this through community development, arts, education, and advocacy.

Our Team

We believe that we have some of the best people working together for the greater cause of Christ
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CYNTHIA WRIGHT-WHITLEY

Executive Director
cwright-whitley@ayudacc.org
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PAMELA RAMOS

Family Relations Director
pramos@ayudacc.org
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LAUREN FISHER

Community Arts Director
okadirector@ayudacc.org
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JANIRA BREMNER

Group Supervisor
Red Group — janijoy81@gmail.com
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MARTHA GONZALEZ

Group Supervisor
Green Group
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ROSS WATSON

Assistant Group Leader
Green Group
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NATHALIE NUNEZ

Group Supervisor
Blue Group
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ISAIAH PRICE

Assistant Group Leader
Blue Group
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MARIA ORTIZ

Group Supervisor
LOL — mlortiz25@gmail.com
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QUINA AHMAD

Assistant Group Supervisor
LOL
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ALEXIS WRIGHT-WHITLEY

Media Marketing Specialist
awrightwhitley@gmail.com