PROJECTS

Education Reinforcement

Education Reinforcement

Education is crucial in helping children and families escape generational poverty. Learning helps children build self-esteem and opens doors to employment, sustainable families and community leadership. While many countries have significantly increased access to...

FISH HOEK DREAM CENTER

FISH HOEK DREAM CENTER

Extreme ResponseEducation Reinforcement Fish Hoek Dream Center The vision of the Fish Hoek Dream Center is to enable individuals, families, schools, businesses and groups to partner with ER through volunteering and  providing scholarships for children who are learners...

Quito Dream Center

Quito Dream Center

Extreme ResponseEducation Reinforcement Quito Dream Center Hungry and poorly educated children are caught in a hopeless circle of poverty. But a well-fed child can walk to school, concentrate, do homework and work toward a better life. Extreme Response works with...

Manila Children’s Home

Manila Children’s Home

Extreme ResponseEducation Reinforcement Manila Children’s Home Location: Manila, Philippines The Manila Children’s Home opened on January 13, 2014 with a mission of caring for at-risk children, particularly 6- to 18-year-old boys who have been neglected or abandoned...

Life Skills & Livelihood Training

Life Skills & Livelihood Training

Life skills encompass a range of self-care activities that span home, school, work and community settings. Possessing these skills enables individuals to deal effectively with the demands and challenges of their daily lives. Successful programs target children,...

Golden Hands Livelihood

Golden Hands Livelihood

Extreme ResponseLife Skills & Livelihood Training Golden Hands Livelihood Golden Hands Livelihood Educational Program Trains Women in Manila ER’s desire to help women led to the formation of the Golden Hands Sewing group, which evolved into the Golden Hands...

Pathway For Hope

Pathway For Hope

Extreme ResponseLife Skills & Livelihood Training PathwayFor Hope Pathway For Hope Builds Up Manila Community, Families In 2018, ER and Grace Church of Glendora (California) launched a new community development program that focuses on helping women and families...

Leadership Development

Leadership Development

Our goal is to “Position Leaders and Organizations for Greater Global Impact."   Extreme Response believes that in providing leadership development to strategically placed leaders around the world, we are building sustainability into organizations that are working to...

Quito Women

Quito Women

Extreme ResponseLife Skills & Livelihood Training Quito Women Location: Quito, Ecuador Statistics are difficult to find because no one has counted the people who live and scavenge in the garbage dumps of the world’s poorest countries. They’re the people society...

Scholarships

Scholarships

Scholarships Redefine the Future for Vulnerable Kids Our monthly scholarship program provides children enrolled in Extreme Response programs with education reinforcement, school supplies, hot meals, life skills training and a safe and nurturing environment. Sadly,...

Quito Dream Center Scholarships

Quito Dream Center Scholarships

Extreme Response grew out of a small children’s club in the garbage dump in Quito, Ecuador. In June 1997, ER’s founders began working with the 300-plus people who lived and worked among the trash. Back then, the children and babies were next to their moms, picking...

Manila Children’s Home Scholarships

Manila Children’s Home Scholarships

The Manila Children’s Home opened on January 13, 2014 with a mission of caring for at-risk children, particularly 6- to 18-year-old boys who have been neglected or abandoned to live on the streets. The home provides a comfortable and friendly environment for the...

Fish Hoek, South Africa Dream Centre Scholarships

Fish Hoek, South Africa Dream Centre Scholarships

Founded in 2016, the South Africa Dream Center provides a safe after-school tutoring and homework help program that enables kids to succeed academically. The children attending this program are from high-poverty settlements near Cape Town, South Africa. Their families...

Get Involved

Get Involved

LIVES ARE CHANGED BY DEVELOPING RELATIONSHIPS Short-Term Volunteers and Career Staff are vital to the success of Extreme Response and our programs. Without you, we would not be able to change as many lives as we do. We mobilize people to serve others through...

Christmas Celebrations

Christmas Celebrations

Extreme ResponseGet Involved Christmas Celebrations ***IMPORTANT 2020 UPDATE2020 Christmas Teams in South Africa, Ecuador and the Philippines We canceled volunteer travel to all three of our Christmas Outreach locations in 2020 because of the global pandemic and the...

Short-Term Teams

Short-Term Teams

Have you ever looked at people living in extreme hardship and wished you could help them? Together, we can! As part of a short-term volunteer team, you can make a difference in the life of a child…a parent…a family…or a community. Volunteers of all different ages,...

Short-term Volunteers / Interns

Short-term Volunteers / Interns

Have you ever looked at those living in extreme situations and wished you could do something to help them have a better life? By ourselves, we can do much. Imagine what we can accomplish together! ER has staff, offices and resources in Ecuador, South Africa and the...

Career Workers

Career Workers

Do You Have A Passion For Helping Vulnerable People? Are You Willing To Move Overseas And Join A Community Dedicated To Building Life-Changing Relationships? Are You Willing To Raise Your Own Support? If you answered “yes”, then we need to talk! You may be an ideal...

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COVID-19: Together, We're Helping Provide Refuge for Vulnerable Families “There are big smiles underneath those masks." -- Amy Townsend, Fish Hoek Dream Center Co-Director With your support, ER was able to help thousands of highly vulnerable families by providing...

Extreme Kids: Helping At-Risk Children

Extreme Kids: Helping At-Risk Children

ER helps children living in impoverished conditions by providing life-giving necessities. We’ve created a simple, low-cost program called Extreme Kids to address their biggest needs. But we need help. Learn how, for as little as $10 a month, you can make a difference...

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