Harambee Ministries

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.


Give – Friends of Harambee

We are hoping for 1,000 new sustainable friends for Harambee! Please share with friends and family the love and support you give to Harambee in hopes that they will join you in support!


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Upcoming Events

  1. Memorial Day-No School

    May 29 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
  2. 2017 Graduation & Promotions (Early Dismissal)

    June 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
  3. 1st Day of Summer Camp

    June 19 @ 8:00 am - July 21 @ 6:00 pm


The Harambee Schools

Our academic programs directly nurture and educate disadvantaged children of Northwest Pasadena.

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Transitional Housing

Our housing program helps families get back on their feet by providing residence and access to resources.

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The PUSH Catering

Our catering service employs parents to better equip them to provide more stable home settings.

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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!

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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.