Servants to Asia's Urban Poor

Organization Type: 
Agency

Contact Information:
Jason Porterfield
717-319-2537
Chinatown Po Box 88195
Vancouver, British Columbia V6A 4A5
Canada
Booth Number: 
1025
Primary Exhibit Hall Category: 
freedom
Vision: 
Servants is an international network of Christian communities living and working in the slums of Asia and the West, participating with the poor to bring hope and justice through Jesus Christ. Our vision is to see the urban poor and their communities transformed by the power of Christ.
Describe the types of ministry opportunities your agency will offer to Urbana 12 participants: 
We offer internships of 1,3, or 6 months with our teams in Asia and in the West (Vancouver & London). However, our primary emphasis is to recruit, train and support missionaries who serve long-term as part of a team amongst the urban poor. Thus, you can also apply to join one of our teams for a 3 year term.
Besides exhibiting at Urbana 12, we'll also be...: 
We are one of the mission organizations participating in the International Poverty Track.
Term of service offered: 
3 years or longer
Staff Size (in North America): 
30
Staff Size (outside North America): 
100