About the Project Partners
BARNA GROUP is a research firm dedicated to providing actionable insights on faith and culture, with a particular focus on the Christian church. In its 30-year history, Barna has conducted more than one million interviews in the course of hundreds of studies, and has become a go-to source for organizations that want to better understand a complex and changing world from a faith perspective.
Barna’s clients and partners include a broad range of academic institutions, churches, nonprofits and businesses, such as Alpha, the Templeton Foundation, Fuller Seminary, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Maclellan Foundation, DreamWorks Animation, Focus Features, Habitat for Humanity, The Navigators, NBC-Universal, the ONE Campaign, Paramount Pictures, the Salvation Army, Walden Media, Sony and World Vision. The firm’s studies are frequently quoted by major media outlets such as The Economist, BBC, CNN, USA Today, the Wall Street Journal, Fox News, Huffington Post, The New York Times and the Los Angeles Times.
IMPACT 360 INSTITUTE cultivates leaders who follow Jesus through life-changing experiences that help students live out their faith with confidence. Through biblical worldview training, community-based discipleship, leadership mentoring, vocational coaching and missional opportunities, students are equipped to live as change-agents in the world.
On-campus experiences take place at the state-of-the-art campus in Pine Mountain, Georgia. Students from around the world come to Impact 360 Institute to know Jesus more deeply, be transformed in their character and live a life of Kingdom influence. This transformation takes place through a nine-month Fellows (gap year) experience for 18-20-year-olds, a two–week summer Immersion into transformational apologetics and biblical worldview for high school students, and a one-week summer experience that Propels high school students into a life of Christian influence.