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Powderhorn Student Intern

As many students go back to school today, this season also marks for us our Powderhorn fall kickoff and the launching of youth development programs and new initiatives.

What we are most excited about as we enter this fall season, and the thing we’ve been dreaming about for years, is the hiring of our first Ace student intern. Graciela has been part of Ace programming in Powderhorn for four years. Graduating from high school this past spring, we’ve had the privilege of growing with Graciela, seeing her develop into a strong, caring, capable leader in the classroom, community, workplace, on our Juarez trips!

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Another Success!

We are still recovering from an amazing Saturday at our 4th Annual Back2School Bash. So much time, energy and resources were poured in by Ace staff, our volunteers and church partners. By the numbers:

– 240+: Backpacks into the hands of students – 95%: Smile rate of students walking out the door with backpack over their shoulder – 40+: Volunteers who invested a GORGEOUS Saturday afternoon to execute this event (and flawlessly) – 8: Church partners who contributed supplies, prayer and volunteers – 4: Students who were once part of Ace programs who volunteered at the event – 3: Stylists from MarcDan

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Is it safe to say that Spring is here?!? Might be some flurries today, but my 10-day FOREcast shows 50s and 60s, we’ll take it! With spring comes warmer weather. With warmer weather brings outside activities. And outside activities includes, for many, GOLF!

Let’s swing away!!

Registration is now open for our 2nd Annual Ace Golf Classic. Hosted at the beautiful Indian Hills Golf Club in Stillwater, we’re excited for another day of fun, FOREs, and fellowship. Set for Monday, May 23rd,learn more and register here.

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God With Us

The creator of the universe decided to walk with us. Work with us. Love with us. Serve alongside us. Become us.

That’s powerful stuff….

I invite you to a place where God is working and moving. A place where Ace in the City has been walking with, working with, loving and serving alongside, for over 6 years now: Emmanuel Children’s Home.

We’ve had the privilege of leading teams to this amazing place since 2009. We’re going back down this Christmas in just a few days. It is always such a unique and powerful experience to celebrate God With Us in a context and culture different than our own. Continue reading …

Big Changes

Change is tough sometimes. Even good change….

We’re ramping up for our 4th Annual Doing More Together Fellowship Dinner on Saturday, November 14th. And, as even the name communicates, we’ve got some BIG CHANGES in the works:

We’re so glad to announce that we’re moving the event to our neighborhood. Thanks to our partners, Urban Ventures, for opening up your space to us! No silent auction. (Sigh.) While we loved the atmosphere that a silent auction created, it didn’t necessarily bring about the greatest return on our investment of time and energy. Intentional and increased emphasis on Table

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