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Category: Over the Edge

“If It Wasn’t For You Guys”

10/21/2020 in Category Ministry Updates, Our Stories, Over the Edge

Despite the COVID-19 shutdown, problems in inner-city Miami persist and overwhelm our youth.  Missed meals are adding up, food pantry lines are long, and bills are overdue. The Department... More

Sherri Kay: The Queen of OTE!

9/23/2020 in Category Ministry Updates, Over the Edge

What is it that drives a 79-year-old grandmother of 5 to put herself at the top of the 10-story Keyes Building on a breezy day?  “I have always believed in the mission of Youth for Christ,”... More

Saved by Reckless Love

9/9/2020 in Category Ministry Updates, Our Stories, Over the Edge

In May 2018, Falone woke to screaming and gunshots.  She followed the commotion outside, where she saw a body on the ground. It took her a second to realize it was her brother, Marcus.  Her... More

Why I Rappelled: Kevin’s Story

8/12/2020 in Category Our Stories, Over the Edge

We are preparing to launch Over the Edge 2021 on September 15, 2020!  In preparation, we're featuring stories about stopping youth violence.  Here, staffer and Catalyst alum Kevin Sanchez... More

Tough as Nails?

6/3/2020 in Category Our Stories, Over the Edge

Every month, I get to spend time with the Project Dade crew – 10-15 boys who are on probation and choose to come to our life skills classes.  Ronnie, Angel, Greg, Dimitri, and Peterson work... More