World Impact

Organization Type: 
Agency

Contact Information:
323-735-1137
2001 S Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, California 90007
United States of America
Booth Number: 
838
Primary Exhibit Hall Category: 
word
Vision: 
World Impact is a Christian missions organization dedicated to ministering God's love in the inner cities of America. Our pupose is to honor and glorify God and delight in Him in the inner cities of America by knowing God and making Him known. World Impact ministers cross-culturally to people unreached by the gospel of Jesus Christ through evangelism, follow-up, discipleship and indigenous church-planting. World Impact empowers urban disciples; training leadership for the advancement of the Kingdom of God. Our empowerment ministries include Biblical leadership training, Christian elementary schools, discipleship training, camping ministries, and job training.
Describe the types of ministry opportunities your agency will offer to Urbana 12 participants: 
1. Summer staff - serve at one of our camps or one of our city locations for a summer. 2. One-year internships - serve at one of our camps or one of our city locations for a year. Assist the full-time missionaries in evangelism, equipping, and empowering people in the inner city. 3. Full-time missionaries - serve on a church plant team, work with youth ministry, do administrative work, teach classes with our Urban Ministry Institute (TUMI), manage a thrift store, serve at one of our 4 camps. 4. Missionary teachers - serve in one of our 4 inner-city Christian schools.
Term of service offered: 
under two months
two months to 1 year
1 to 3 years
3 years or longer
Staff Size (in North America): 
380