Campus Ministry

campus outreach


The expectation to perform is a reality collegiate athletes face everyday. They battle comparison, burnout and living up to social media’s unrealistic expectations.

The good news is that athletes don’t have to face these challenges alone

Athletes in Action recently developed Campus Launch Days – a celebration that brings all of AIA’s services and resources to a new campus. These special days are a time of building relationships, identifying potential leaders and bringing Jesus into the campus athletic community. 

From this first event athletes are given guidance and support that helps them meet the challenges of university life in all aspects: mentally, physically and spiritually.

In 2021, your giving (that fueled campus efforts) resulted in 15,000 athletes hearing the gospel and 728 college athletes making decisions for Jesus!

But more athletes are needing to be reached with the gospel.

Each Campus Launch Day will cost around $250 to plan and host. This includes travel, display materials and food. The more gifts received means more campuses launched. 

Your gift will make it possible to strategically reach student athletes on campuses lacking an active ministry presence.

The Time is Now!

With the school year already underway, now is the time for action. 

Will you help to make Campus Launch Days a reality so that athletes have the opportunity to hear the gospel?

Your gift will propel outreach into the academic year and be a catalyst for spreading the joy, wisdom and salvation of Jesus to a whole new crop of student athletes. Please make your best gift today! 

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Campus Ministry at Rutgers


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