Paul and Marcie Cooper are missionaries in Dominican Republic with Kids Alive. Since 2009 Paul had been a principal at Centro Educativo ANIJA, but has recently changed his position to a teaching role with an additional focus on planning for the ANIJA’s high school extension. Marcie fundraises and communicates regularly with donors and sponsors.
Church at Little Belize
A brand new church plant has been established in an Old Mennonite Colony in Belize. Ten families have come to know Christ in a real way and have broken free from the bondage of legalism and empty tradition.
MMF is helping establish a ministry site and building program for this new movement which will include a church, school, library, and missionary residence.
The current focus is on training church leaders and establishing ministry outreach.
Yuri & Kerry Mondal
Yuri and Kerry Mondal are the on site directors of Casa Angelina; an orphanage founded by Ivan & Kimberly Tait of What Matters Ministries and Missions. They have been serving at Casa Angelina for the past 10 1/2 years.
Every day they live the dream of rescuing orphans, and their example, in turn, has a profound effect on the lives and dreams of each child. They have become an uncle and aunt to these children, as well as important guardians. Together they share in the incredible journey and responsibility of rescuing, protecting, rebuilding, and turning each “orphan into royalty” at Casa Angelina for generations to come.
Luis Carlos Castillo
Luis and his family work in the beautiful Guatemalan city of Antigua. His passion is working with youth, helping transform the next generation of Guatemala.
He and his 5 staff and 12 volunteer team work in the local high schools teaching Christian ethics and values. Through his connections, he has started youth groups around the area.
MMF has also partnered with Luis in building homes for widows and low income Mayan families in need. Luis hosts many short term mission teams as well.
Since 2001, our small group of Canadians has been partnering with local Guatemalans who are changing their country. Conexions has helped with orphanages, seniors’ homes, AIDS hospices, building projects, schools, computer labs, scholarship programs, disaster relief, English training, mobile medical clinics, and much more. Today, we primarily support trusted, local, self-sufficient entrepreneurs who run volunteer programs in the Lake Atitlan area, including a leadership development program for teenagers, and a health-care education clinic. For more information on Conexion Guatemala please go to:
Travis will be serving with KidsAlive International this fall (2019). He will be primarily focussed as a teacher in English proficiency and community development. He'll be serving at Casa Ester Program, Oasis Residential Program, and Source of Hope School in Zapote.
Based in Veracruz, Mexico, John and his family minister as a support to newly planted village churches by providing regular visits,
Pastoral networking, educational training and equipping, and helping with humanitarian relief where needed most.
He and his team also run 2 ministries: Rancho Esperanza – a retreat centre, and Light of Life Private School – a Christian education school for local children and orphans.
Janice ministers in a christian discipleship school called Doulos Discovery school.
God has been using Doulos in many ways to educate and equip students to impact the Dominican Republic.
Janice teaches Junior High School.
Based in the neglected country-side of Haiti, JeJim seeks to be a Christian witness by reaching out primarily to children and youth through educational training and holistic ministry. Their mission: “… focus on the children and the youth to form a godly generation without neglecting others. In the vision I see churches, schools, hospitals, guest houses, orphanages, factories, all manner of things that can help the people of God to be established in spiritual foundations, education, health and jobs. ” Luther Rocher
Melissa Friesen (Haiti)
Melissa is a long term missionary in Haiti. She serves in a children’s home called Chosen and Cherished Ministry, Along with her ministry there, Melissa leads a woman’s Bible study and serves at Quisqueya Chapel.