Danette Crawford is a powerful international evangelist, author, speaker, and TV host with a refreshing message of hope and encouragement. She is the founder and president of Danette Crawford Ministries, which aims to spread the gospel around the globe with its media endeavors. Its outreach arm, Joy Ministries Evangelistic Association, organizes inner-city work with over twenty different compassion programs.This outreach ministry is the heart of Danette Crawford Ministries. It offers more than a handout; it gives a "hand up" to those in need. Through educational and mentoring programs, it assists at-risk youth and low-income families. The ministry also has many programs for single mothers, including the Cars for Moms program and the Back to Work program. Homeless single mothers and children are provided transitional housing through the Father's House, which empowers single mothers to move forward after a difficult season of homelessness.
Danette's television program, Hope for Today with Danette Crawford, is broadcast weekly into over 200 million homes, airing globally on networks including ABC, CBS, TBN, WHT, TCT, CTN, NRB, Goodlife45, Atlanta 57 and Dove Network. She and her ministry have been featured on ABC, CBS, NBC, TCT, TBN, The 700 Club, The Harvest Show, Paula White Today, and 100 Huntley Street, as well as in numerous newspaper and magazine articles. She is the author of several books, including Don't Quit in the Pit; God, You've Got Mail; Total Turnaround; and The Standard Setters. In everything she does, her goal is to see souls saved and lives changed.
Danette holds a master's degree in counseling from Regent University. She and her daughter reside in Virginia.