Founded in 1984
Gordon and Bess Finley started a Christian School for special needs children in Winston-Salem, NC in 1984. Bethesda also partnered with a school for orphans in Oradea, Western Romania for over a decade. Dwain Gullion served on the board for many years before Gordon and Bess retired in 2008. Dwain became president at that time and Bethesda continues to serve children and families through numerous programs and partnerships.
Care for families and vulnerable children
To have a spiritual ministry to all children and their families. These services will include counseling, awareness, education, financial assistance and other areas of need, especially for those involved in adoption, orphan care, or care for vulnerable children.