Reverend Ralph Beiting helps children in Appalachia

Christian Appalachian Project’s mission is building hope, transforming lives, and sharing Christ’s love through service in Appalachia.

Our guiding principles are to:

  • Promote the dignity and self-worth of individuals by promoting self-help.
  • Practice and encourage good stewardship of and accountability for all of the resources entrusted to us.
  • Foster individual growth among staff, volunteers, donors, and program participants.
  • Live out and promote the Gospel of Jesus Christ through all of our actions.
  • Foster open, honest and effective communication both inside and outside the organization.
  • Involve the Appalachian people at all social and economic levels in developing a solution to poverty.



Prayer Requests

Our faith calls us and sustains us— that's why Christian Appalachian Project gathers for chapel each day. If you or a loved one are in need of prayers, please let us know and we will lift up your request.


Every Penny Counts

88.5% of donations go directly to families in need.