our vision

to see generations transformed by the power of the gospel as we educate and equip in ways that bring dignity and hope

“Seek the welfare of the city where I have sent you…”
Jeremiah 29:7a

“Defend the weak and the fatherless;
uphold the cause of the poor and the oppressed.”
Psalm 82:3

Values

excellence

engaging every relationship and task with integrity, honesty, and purpose to the best of our abilities

education

teaching individuals and communities, based in biblical truth, so they can become who they were created to be

partnership

building relationships between people and organizations with common goals that involve close cooperation

equipping

providing tools, encouragement, and follow-up systems to help individuals succeed in current and future endeavors

Leadership

Board of Directors

Richard Rizzuti, MD, Chair, Surgeon & Partner, Greenville Plastic Surgery

Rob Moloney, Vice Chair, Owner, Wilmore Capital, LLC

R. Scott Griffin, Treasurer, CEO, Practicon, Inc.

Keith Williams, Secretary, Attorney, Law Offices of Keith Williams

Judge Rusty Duke, Member, Retired NC District Court Judge

Betty Hines, Member, Administrator, Arlington Baptist Church

Ernest (Buddy) Holt, Member, Real Estate Broker, Kittrell & Armstrong, LLC

Meridith Rizzuti, Member, Owner, Dithard Properties, LLC

Ann Marie Holder, Member, Lawyer, Independent

Nathan White, Ex Officio, Executive Director, Third Street Education Center

Academy Advisory Board

Rob Moloney, Chair, Business Owner

Judge Rusty Duke, Vice Chair, Retired Judge

Ann Marie Holder, Administrator

Charlot Emerson, Retired Teacher

James Nolen, Teacher, Middle School

Maria Moloney, Teacher, Elementary

Belinda Nolen, Teacher, Middle School

Brad Proctor, Technology Executive

Meridith Rizzuti, Business Owner

Kelly Trainor, Occupational Therapist

Keith Williams, Attorney

Richard Rizzuti, MD, Surgeon

Beth Hinson, TSA Principal

David Michael, Physician

Staff Team

Nathan White, Executive Director, email

Annette Micham, Finance Director, email

Sarah Griffin, Accounts Receivable, email

Kerri Daigle, Operations Manager, email

Donna Watford, Operations & HR Assistant, email

Brittany Coggins, Accounts Payable and Operations, email

Jeff Daigle, Communications & Networking, email

Sandy Williams, Afterschool Programming Coordinator, email

Beth Hinson, TSA Principal, email

Judith Langley, Pre-K Teacher

Troy Milburn, Kindergarten Teacher

Heather Timberlake, 1st & 2nd Grade Teacher

Allie Jarrett, Teacher’s Assistant

Tyler Palagonia, Teacher’s Assistant

Beto Calles, TSFS Manager, email

Donald Pilgreen, TSFS Crew Leader, email

Finance

Revenue2017 Revenue Sources

 

current needs

      • 75 monthly partners supporting Third Street
      • 6-8 Corporate Partners
      • New contracts for Third Street Facility Services
      • Third Street Cafe renovation cost: $65,000
      • CNA Workforce Development Program annual cost: $20,000
      • estimated cost to open the 4th Grade for TSA: $90,000
Our History

2012

      • Certain Hope Ministries becomes Third Street Community Center
      • Purchase Third Street School
      • Started Renovations

2013

      • Arts on Third Street begins
      • Neighborhood engagement through Third Saturdays of Service and community events

2014

      • Neighborhood engagement continues
      • Launched Third Street Facility Services as a bridge to gainful employment for typically difficult to employ as well as a revenue generator for TSCC

2015

      • August 2015, Third Street Academy launches, a private Christian school for boys that is accessible and affordable
      • November 2015, Third Street Academy Pre-K launches

2016

      • TSCC becomes Third Street Education Center
      • Clarified Vision, Mission and Strategy
      • Three branches with one vision

2017

        • Launched 3rd grade
Our Future

2018-2020

      • Launch 4th-5th grades
      • Launch CNA Workforce Cultivation program
      • Launch Third Street Farm
      • Open Third Street Cafe (currently under construction)

2021-2025

      • Third Street Academy to offer Pre-K through 8th Grade
      • Launch Imago Dei Leadership Academy
      • Operating afterschool and summer program
      • Operating 3-5 successful small businesses