About Us

New Bethlehem Community Center, Inc. is a National Missions Institution of the United Methodist Women and the first Bethlehem Center established in the United States.

Our Mission

​"To be an extension of God's ministry and to improve the quality of life".

Our Goal

​To make a difference in the lives of persons of all ages.

Board of Directors

​Mr. John Brown, President

Margaret Guidry, Vice President

Ms. Ruthie Garcia, Secretary

Mr. Joseph Guillory, Treasurer

Ms. Emma Roberson,  Parliamentarian

Amy Dalton

Rev. Sarah Cooper

Lorene Walker

Helena Thompson

 President UMW Southeast District

​Greg Porterfield, UM District Sup.

 Ex-Officio

Judge Amanda Heath

Rev. Jennifer Cheely

​Sheridan Glaze

Executive Director​

SAMHSA HEALTH Project Staff

Holistic Experience Advancing Lifestyles Transforming Health

(Grant # SP080227)

Age Groups (13-17) (18-24)

Alcohol Literacy / Mental Health / Substance Abuse

Sheridan Glaze, Project Director/PI

Dr. Chuck Eaddy, Project Evaluator 

Chester Jennings, Program Coordinator   

 Jessie Jackson, Jr., Outreach/Navigator

3 Facilitators (Instructors)  

Training/Technical Support -  On Call

Advertising & Marketing - Staff

Community Partnerships and Stakeholders 

ACF - TRUTH Project Staff 

Teaching Responsibility to Uphold Teen Health

(Grant # 90SR0151)

Age Group (10-17)

Adolescence Pregnancy Prevention (Abstinence Education)

Sheridan Glaze, Project Director/PI

Dr. Chuck Eaddy, Project Evaluator

Chester Jennings, Project Coordinator

Jessie Jackson, Jr., Admin/Data 

TBH, Grant Liason

TBH, Sustainability Coordinator 

4 Facilitators (Instructors)