We’re Going to India!

BIG NEWS! We’re going to INDIA! This October, Brave will be partnering with Developing Workers, a non-profit organization dedicated to leadership development, training local workers and providing medical clinics to villages in South India. Our friends at DW will be relying on BRAVE to bring the empowerment aspect of the program to compliment their current […]

Finding Empowerment Through Community

If you’ve ever been part of a small group study, you know true healing and connection can happen in these places! Just this month two BRAVE Journal Studies have been mobilized in Southern California. One at a continuation school and another at a residential treatment center. Vulnerable teens are working through the “This is Me” […]

The Best Expression of Love Is Time

Time. Something we need more for ourselves but want to give less to others. Time. The most valuable of all gifts, yet the least given because we feel we can CONNECT with people by taking shortcuts. Shortcuts through a text message, through a “like” on a post, and sometimes through a nod across a crowded room instead […]

Brave Combats Suicide, the “Hidden Disease”

We are all in this together,” Barnes said. “No matter how you feel, or for how long you feel it—you belong. This week another young life was ended as a result of suicide. A pastor with a wife, three young kids, and a thriving church in Southern California fell victim to aloneness, depression, anxiety and internal […]

Global. For Reals.

Brave across the miles. Did you know that Moldova, the small country sandwiched between Romania and the Ukraine, is one of the poorest countries in Eastern Europe? It is a source country for trafficking, organ sales and has no foster care system to deal with the thousands of street children who are left every day […]

About Last Night: Brave Scholar Awards!

2018 Brave Scholar Award Recipients! Last night Brave awarded two special girls the 2018 Brave Scholar Award to further their goals in education! Both of these recipients have worked long and hard to complete their high school education, overcoming obstacles that would surely deter most of their peers. We are so proud of their bravery […]

Brave Goes to Seattle!

Saturday, as many were celebrating Cinco de Mayo, Seattle BRAVE was celebrating 200+ girls being empowered and loved on like never before! Pictured above, you see 200+ girls who wrote down stories and wounds from their past, ripped them up then sprinkled glitter, glitter and more glitter all over the pieces. All together they tossed […]

Brave Girls Everywhere!

? Spring has sprung and so have Brave girls everywhere!! ? We’re super excited to share with you that BRAVE has been reaching girls far and wide this season from Orange County, CA (Mariners Church in Irvine) all the way to Spring Arbor, Michigan (Set Free Ministries)! The local church is answering the call to […]

We Can’t Look Away

Jennifer Bedrossian is a friend in the fight against human trafficking. In her own words: I started UNCVRD three years ago after learning about the harsh realities of human sex trafficking. I WANTED TO BE A PART OF THE SOLUTION. Sex trafficking, labor trafficking, the exploitation of children – it’s all atrocious. It’s easier to […]