Cause 4 Life Global Missions and Internships/Joni and Friends

Organization Type: 
Agency

Contact Information:
Katie Brooks
818.575.1723
30009 Ladyface Ct.
Agoura Hills, California 91301
United States of America
Booth Number: 
1241
Primary Exhibit Hall Category: 
word
Vision: 
Cause 4 Life Global Missions and Internships, a ministry of Joni and Friends, prepares today’s emerging and next generation leaders for church ministry, community outreach, global missions, justice, and advocacy for people affected by disability around the world.
Describe the types of ministry opportunities your agency will offer to Urbana 12 participants: 
SUMMER 2013: International mission internships trips to China, Haiti, Romania, and Uganda (2-3 wks). Ministry and Missions Academy at the International Disability Center, including college-level classes on the biblical view of disability and suffering, Christian leadership, justice, global missons; a missions trip to Haiti; a family retreat; and practical church ministry service (8 wks). YEAR-ROUND: Vocational internships at the International Disability Center in California and across the USA providing opportunities to develop skills in International Outreach, Television and Visual Media, Church Relations, and many more! (1-6 months depending on applicant availability and needs of the ministry). All applicants must demonstrate a faith in Jesus Christ and a passion to be equipped for their life’s calling and Christian leadership. Our Ministry and Missions Academy interns and global missions are self-funded. Vocational internships are non-paid. Fundraising kits are provided.
Term of service offered: 
under two months
two months to 1 year
Staff Size (in North America): 
133