Each week on “On a Mission” we talk to community leaders who are out to make a positive impact in the area. Today, our host Wendy Norfleet talks to Ronald Armstrong from Sponsored by Grace.
Sponsored by Grace exists to release children from poverty across AMERICA by meeting physical needs, sharing the Gospel, and connecting them with a local faith family.
To learn more, visit https://www.sponsoredbygrace.org
Short company description: We exist to release children from poverty across AMERICA by meeting physical needs, sharing the Gospel, and connecting them with a local faith family.
What makes your company unique?: There is no sponsorship in the US that is 100% focused on inner city sponsorship.
How do you define success?: Showing up and not giving up. Being consistent.
Who in the industry inspires you and why?: Jesus. He is the only way we can do what we do.
What is a tip for success that you would provide someone in your same industry?: Pray. Guess. Go.
What excites you most about your industry?: The hope and smiles we get to see on peoples faces when a big milestone is met.
What is the biggest challenge you think you or your organization is going to face in the upcoming year?: Sustainable financial avenues that allows us to keep going.
Who is a Trustee in our community that you admire and why?: Our local strong mothers. They have so much on their plates and they will do whatever it takes to make sure their kids are well taken care of.