WE ARE CHANGING SOCIETY VIEW, ONE LIFE AT A TIME.
The mission of Manasseh is to provide social services to families in need, with special emphasis to families struggling with love ones incarcerated.
Manasseh, working as a nonprofit organization, has been serving families with loved ones incarcerated and others in need since 1996. Manasseh, through its kind giving over the past 17 years has given $3.3 million to over 49, 000 families. Manasseh has logged over 7,100 hours of prison visitation hours in the last 10 years, while providing biblical teaching principals and healthy relationship classes. Serving anyone is the pleasure of the staff at Manasseh. Should you ever need the services of Manasseh please contact us. If Manasseh is unable to service your request, we will contact partners to assist you. Thank you for taking the time out to visit Manasseh Ministry. It is our hope that you will enjoy your experience with us and share your experiences with others. God bless you and remember: Until we help others outside our comfort zones, we are only helping ourselves.
Important Educational Facts
Over the last 25 years the number of incarcerated peoples has quadrupled
From 1991-2007, the number of children whom have a father incarcerated had increased 77% and the number of children whom have a mother incarcerated had increased by 131%
When a loved one is incarcerated, it has long-lasting emotional, social, and economic effects on the family and the individual themselves
Children with an incarcerated parent are some of the most at-risk, and least visible, gourp of children
Around 1.7 million American children have an incarcerated parent; a quarter of these children are still minors
Courtesy of Second Chance Coalition and Minnesota Fathers & Families Network