Tag Archives: youth

A Flood of Volunteers from Upper Room!

Recently, the World Vision-Twin Cities warehouse was flooded with volunteers: Flood Kids! Upper Room Church had a camp from July 26-28, 2011 for fourth and fifth graders who wanted to “experience what it means to put faith into action” while … Continue reading

Posted in Partnering, Teacher Resource, Volunteering, Youth Empowerment | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New shoes= Healthy, Happy Feet!

Shoe Distribution to Minneapolis Elementary Schools World Vision distributed new canvas tennis shoes to more than 600 elementary children with the help of Women of Vision. The first shoe distribution was to Nellie Stone Johnson Elementary. Volunteers in orange World … Continue reading

Posted in Teacher Resource, Woman of Vision | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Timeline: YEP events leading up to Washington D.C. trip!

 February 10, 2011: Launch 1st YEP Program for World Vision Twin Cities!     February 28:Youth and Adult Partnerships become a favorite event with the YEP youth. Ann Wanchena of World Vision Twin Cities, Marque Jensen & Norman Harrington from … Continue reading

Posted in Meet our Team, Partnering | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

YEP Youth Spend a Day at the State Capitol

Before the Summit: Twin Cities YEP Youth Advocate at State Capitol by Annie Faye | World Vision, Twin Cities | Communication Specialist Eight youth on World Vision’s Twin Cities Youth Empowerment Program (YEP) team have collectively lost 34 friends and … Continue reading

Posted in Meet our Team, Partnering | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment