Operation Exodus is a Christian mentoring program for students (K-12) and their families in Washington Heights, Inwood, and the Bronx.
Exodus' mission is to launch NYC Latino youth to college and lives of excellence by loving and challenging them through educational opportunities and transformational relationships.
Children & Youth
Communities in Need
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Our Partnership

Mobilizing Volunteers
Our volunteers make an impact each week in the lives of kids by being a positive, consistent, and committed role model.
Making Grants To Fund Programs
Our funding helps cover direct expenses related to the mentoring and tutoring programs, enrichment field trips and activities for the youth, as well as rental costs for the program.
Training And Consulting
We've funded Operation Exodus staff development through the NYC Leadership Fellows program, extensive board development, and communications-related projects.

Volunteer Opportunities

Next Available Opportunity
Sat 9/19/2020 | 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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I spend my Saturday mornings building relationships and mentoring 4th and 5th grade boys.  We study the bible, play games, and go on adventures. God cares for the poor, the broken, and the disenfranchised.  He calls us to do the same.  My kids have taught me what it means to love and care for 'the least of these.'  My heart has been changed, and I can never go back to a place of indifference.  As the psalmist says: ‘Defend the Weak and the Fatherless; uphold the cause of the poor and the oppressed,’ and I’m thankful to have had the opportunity to do this with Operation Exodus.

Chris, Volunteer


May 05.11.2020
The Hope for New York affiliate network is growing every year—and this year, we've partnered with three new affiliates: Beacon Christian Community Health Center, New Beginnings Center of Hope, and Park Slope Christian Tabernacle Education Outreach Ministries.
May 05.04.2020

May is a special month for most students, with the school year coming to a close and prom and/or graduation on the horizon. But, this year, COVID-19 has impacted how youth engage with their classes, studies, friends, and important milestones. So we’re focusing on some encouraging updates from a few affiliates that

Dec 12.04.2019

This year, 470 generous donors and more than 600 incredible volunteers made His Toy Store a life-changing experience for families in need! 

Without everyone's generosity in time, resources, and effort, His Toy Store would not happen.

Our fundraising (which exceeded the $95,000 goal!) helped provide 4812 toys to 2,055 families at 13