Alpha International

Alpha International

Charity information

Alpha International

Alpha is a series of 15 sessions to explore the basics of the Christian faith, running in over 63,000 locations in 169 countries around the world.

More than 22m people have attended Alpha so far.

Founded 2001

  • Mission statement

    Alpha International seeks to give people an opportunity to explore freely, through a series of interactive sessions, the basics of the Christian faith.
    No pressure. No follow up. No charge.

    Alpha runs in churches, bars, coffee shops and homes all around the globe.

    Typically Alpha includes food, a short talk and a discussion at the end where you can share your thoughts. The talks are designed to encourage debate and explore the basics of the Christian faith in a friendly, honest and informal environment.

    It is supported by leaders of all the major denominations.

  • Aims

    Alpha International aims to:

    • Our aim is to make it possible for 100 million people worldwide to attend an Alpha Course by 2020.
  • Overview

    Established: February 2001

    Registered Charity Number: 1086179

    Board members: 11

    Full time staff: 101

    Part time staff: 30

    Volunteers: 600000

    Phone number: 44 (0) 20 7590 8222

    Address: Alpha International Brompton Road London SW7 1JA

    View charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
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