My brother-in-law suffered from alcohol addiction most of his adult life. As a result of that addiction 2 marriages failed. He was a man of great faith, yet suffered in silence for fear of the stigma surrounding the disease. He died at 56 leaving behind 5 children. I firmly believe that if an [...]
There’s nothing worse than feeling helpless in the face of a friend or loved one suffering with addiction. Help now may be as close as a nearby church. The GOAL — Global Outreach for Addition Leadership and Learning — Project recently held a two-day workshop to equip teams of lay members of nine area churches to [...]
2016 – 2020 Strategic Plan April 30, 2016 First Compiled by the Board of Directors and David J. Morrison, facilitator Midterm update – September 29, 2018) MISSION: GOAL’s mission is to educate, train and empower community leadership in addressing the challenges of addiction and recovery. VISION: GOAL’s vision is to be a premiere Christian organization [...]
GOAL Project is one of 19 organizations in Pennsylvania who received the new opiate messaging grant given by The Commonwealth Prevention Alliance (CPA), a private non-profit whose mission is to support prevention professionals in eliminating substance abuse and risk-related behaviors.
Face Addiction with Intervention and Training for Healing (F.A.I.T.H.) Initiatives is GOAL’s new program to assist faith organizations to build sustainable addiction prevention and/or recovery support ministries. This program is funded by the Lancaster County Drug & Alcohol Commission offered free to Lancaster County faith organizations. GOAL contracts with Faith Partners, LLC, to deliver a 3-part training series to equip [...]
As a seasoned Development professional, Paige Harker has over 20 years of experience in organizational and project leadership, with broad and deep experience in the non-profit sector. She is excited to lead GOAL Project to help build stronger communities in health and wellness. Paige comes to GOAL with proven expertise in project/program management and delivery, [...]