iTeams Canada Establishes New Program In Iraq

Karl GingerichImpact Iraq, Impact Programs, Updates

International Teams is pleased to announce the establishment of a new program, Impact Iraq, led by Iraqi-Canadian Insaf Safou. Impact Iraq is a compassion ministry that helps refugees and internally displaced people by partnering with home churches, encouraging pastors and Christian workers, building up marginalized women, and developing income-generating projects for impoverished people. As a former refugee, Insaf understands the … Read More

Listen to Learn Institute and Knox Presbyterian Team Up

Karl GingerichListen to Learn, Updates

In downtown Toronto stands a historic and well known city landmark – the large home of the community of Christians who gather together as Knox Presbyterian Church. Established in 1820, Knox has been a dominant voice supporting both a faithful commitment to Biblical teaching and, providing leadership and support to world missions. International Teams Canada had no formal connection to … Read More

Ride for Refugees to offer ‘Spring RIDE Date” in 2010

Karl GingerichGeneral, Updates

May 16, 2009 – For cities in Canada, USA and Australia who prefer to host the Ride for Refugees event earlier in the year, International Teams Canada recently announced a May 15th, 2010 Spring RIDE date. Mika Takamaki, Director of RIDE site development commented on the new offering in a recent phone discussion: “The RIDE date in October has worked … Read More

Six Month Reports Now Online

Karl GingerichGeneral, Impact Programs, Updates

May 7, 2009: Six month reports ending December 31, 2008 are now available for most International Teams Canada Impact Program. Friends and partners of iTeams Canada are encouraged to enjoy reading the activity highlights, transformation stories and financial summaries included in each. To locate please click on your international program of choice and scroll down left hand column till you … Read More

Ron Johnston Becomes Program Leader

Karl GingerichGeneral, Updates

Ron Johnston Becomes Program Leader for the new Leadership Development Program in East Africa – International Teams is pleased to announce that Ron Johnston has accepted the position of Program Leader for the new Leadership Development Program in East Africa. “Ron brings 20 years experience as a pastor, missionary, teacher, trainer and team builder to this new role,” CEO Neil … Read More

International Teams Canada Leadership Prepare for Africa Vision Trip

Karl GingerichGeneral, Listen to Learn, Updates

International Teams Canada CEO, Neil Ostrander; Chairman of the Board, Gerry Fowler; and Director of Development, Brian Carney, part of a team of 10, will visit four East African program sites, new potential refugee ministry sites, and Listen to Learn’s expansive East Africa network. During their travels the team will be capturing footage for the 2009 RIDE for Refugees DVD … Read More

Dave Adams Becomes Program Leader for Impact Uganda

Karl GingerichImpact Programs, Impact Uganda, Updates

International Teams Canada is pleased to announce that Senior Pastor of Grindstone Church, Dave Adams, has accepted the position of Program Leader for Impact Uganda. Dave believes that the Gospel of the Kingdom has a life altering impact everywhere it is shared and received. “The opportunity for impact in Uganda is huge, partnering together is not just an opportunity it’s … Read More

November 2008 Update from Nikki Horne

Karl GingerichGeneral

Dear Friend & Supporters, It comes in waves, this longing to write home about my life and all that is happening here, but truth be told, I’m not very good at writing these newsletters. That’s no excuse – it’s just the truth – but I’ve managed to get this one out and that’s a start! Over the past year I … Read More

Onzole River Project Newsletter: October 2008

Karl GingerichGeneral

Dear friends and supporters, We are doing it! Together we are making a difference in the lives and futures of the children along the Onzole River of Ecuador. My heart swells whenever I think of each one of you, pulling together to make such an impact. As I look back on the journey of these last few months, all I … Read More