The name "Awana" is derived from the first letters of the Bible verse at the heart of Awana Clubs. "Approved workmen are not ashamed as taken from 2 Timothy 2:15.
Awana is a global, nonprofit ministry with fully integrated evangelism and long-term discipleship programs for ages 2 to 18 that actively involves parents and church leaders.
Each week, more than 2 million children and youth, 330,000 volunteers and 260 field staff take part in Awana in 30,000 churches around the world.
Offered through local churches, Awana reaches kids where they’re at and walks alongside them in their faith journey.