2018 GIVING TUESDAY PROJECTS LIST

All donations are tax-deductible and able to be processed as missions giving credit for certain denominational churches.

Please contact: Brian Adams - Director, Rutgers Chi Alpha   732.232.7795   brian@rutgerschialpha.com

 
 
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CHI ALPHA MISSIONS TRIP Mar, 2018 HELP PUERTO RICO $8,000

About 17 Students will travel to the hurricane devastated island of Puerto Rico for a 8 day evangelism, humanitarian aid and collegiate outreach in that country's Universities. Funds include $2,500 for team travel in country (rental of vehicles-costs have doubled since September), $4,000 in construction/rebuilding costs, $1,500 evangelism. Students are raising their own support to cover their air-transportation, housing and food and insurance. This will be our 1st Missions Trip. In 2019 we will be going back to Puerto Rico, but also adding India.

Puerto Rico FULL Student Scholarship $1200. (Including project costs)

Electric Drumset $500

Electric Piano (61 Key) $500

Banners & Signage $750

REPLACEMENT: 3 Custom stand up banners with Chi Alpha Logo and contact info. $150. each = $450.

NEW: Lawn and portable signs, announcing Chi Alpha and directions. $300

TABLE GIVEAWAYS $1,600

Cups, Pens, Lanyards, Shirts $800 These are free items given to students when connecting at outreach tables.

I PAD PRO $1,000

REPLACEMENT: This will be used to gather names from New Student Orientations, Involvement Fair, and connections student tracking for Monday Nite Live and sound control. 

BIBLES $300

Given to students at Monday Night Live and in Life Groups during first weeks of semester.

LIFE GROUP $500

Outreach materials, study guides for student led groups, also includes $20 food voucher per group. We presently have 8 student led groups that meet for relationship building, Bible Study and prayer. 

Evangelism and Discipleship Books $1,900

A complete list of reading material can be provided, but are well-known apologetic and discipleship works given to students on various topics relating to faith development.

Spring Retreat $1,000

Students will spend 3 days in intensive relationship building and discipleship training, held late March 2018.

SOUND SYSTEM $5,500 COVERED!

REPLACEMENT & UPGRADE: Portable sound system: speakers, 5 wireless mics and sound snake, bluetooth/wireless sound board, wheeled road case.

VIDEO PROJECTOR $1,200

REPLACEMENT: For MONDAY NITE LIVE media and teaching display.

LED LIGHTING $1,000

REPLACEMENT: 6 Led stage UP lights.

ENCLOSED CARGO TRAILER $2,000 COVERED

5x6-8ft cargo trailer to store/transport sound system and outreach equipment/luggage for events.

COMPUTER $3,000

REPLACEMENT: 13" MacBook Pro, operates all media for display, graphic and video creation.

PORTABLE VIDEO SCREEN $250

REPLACEMENT: For MONDAY NITE LIVE media and teaching display.

VEHICLE $36,000

REPLACEMENT: For vehicle with 278,000 miles. Dodge Durango/Ford Explorer or equivalent.

AC SICM Student Institute of Campus Missions $350. per student, need 15 scholarships

7 days of training in prayer, theology, missions, evangelism and small group leadership. Held annually in Nags Head, NC. Over the past 2 years we have taken 25 students to SICM. This week has held STRATEGIC impact in building students into leaders. Held May 2018.

Rutgers Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship House and Ministry Center $2,000,000.

The newly formed Rutgers Chi Alpha Advancement Advisory Group, has recently taken on the project of securing permanent physical space on the Rutgers College Ave Campus in New Brunswick, NJ for Chi Alpha. This facility will be the central base for all operations and ministry endeavors to the student body of Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. The Chi Alpha house will be strategically located within the area of @ 80 fraternities and sororities, and will have offices, group meeting rooms, student housing, and also the identifiable location of all Chi Alpha efforts on campus.