Latin America & Caribbean

E200538 Intercultural Encounters Facilitator

Gifts to this fund will go towards the sending and support costs of the intercultural encounters facilitator who serves as a team member for the Protestant Center for Pastoral Studies in Central America’s (CEDEPCA) Intercultural Encounters program. The program offers churches, theological seminaries, and universities the opportunity to discover Guatemala in all its diversity, beauty… Read more »

E051801 – Reformed University of Colombia

The Reformed University of Colombia (CUR) is a creative and prophetic project of the Presbyterian Church of Colombia. It is the first Reformed university in the country and seeks to use the principles and spirit of the Reformed tradition to offer an alternative formation and train a new generation of Christian leaders for the country…. Read more »

E862706 AIDS Crisis Overseas

Gifts support church and community-based programs that address poverty, behavior and other root causes of AIDS transmission. Programs include skills training, education, income-generating activities and behavior formation and change. A particular focus is women and families. (E862706)

DR000194 Disaster Relief–Hurricane and Typhoon Relief

This designated account supplements the One Great Hour of Sharing (OGHS) offering to enable a significant response for relief and recovery from hurricanes and typhoons that cause widespread destruction internationally and in the United States.   DR000194

E050212 Living Waters For The World

Living Waters for the World (LWW), a mission resource of the Synod of Living Waters of the Presbyterian Church (USA), trains and equips mission teams to share the gift of clean, sustainable water with communities in need. LWW water treatment systems and related educational programs fill a critical niche in the world water crisis –… Read more »

E210810 YAV, Peru

Funds raised to support YAV expenses, such as travel, stipends, health insurance, student loan grants, and food allowance. Any funds raised beyond individual fundraising goals are used to support other volunteers and the general YAV program. Kristen Trohkimoinen is currently serving in this position. (E210810)

E052069-Guatemala Presbyterian Women Program Facilitator

Gifts to this account will be used to defray the direct and indirect costs of travel and operating expenses for the work of the facilitator for Presbyterian Women’s Program in Guatemala to help implement agreed upon programs with partner churches and institutions, supporting PC(USA) congregations, presbyteries, and Presbyterian Women in mission involvement with the Presbyterian… Read more »

E200475 – Peace Initiative Promoter and Pastoral Accompanier

Sarah Henken is serving as the Peace Initiative Promoter and Pastoral Accompanier to the Presbyterian Church of Colombia (IPC). Work for peace and reconciliation has been a focus of the PC(USA)-IPC partnership for over 20 years. Sarah collaborates with the Peace Commission of the IPC in developing activities and educational materials for the promotion of… Read more »

E051763 – Colombia Accompaniment Program, Presbyterian Church of Colombia

Responding to the request of the Presbyterian Church of Colombia, IPC, to accompany it as the situation of repression escalates, teams of short-term mission volunteers are being sent to support churches engaged in the social ministry of the IPC with the displaced and in defense of human rights. Funds are needed for travel and insurance…. Read more »

E863003 – International Evangelism Projects

Contributions to this ECO enable the Office of International Evangelism (OIE) to respond positively to various requests for evangelistic ministry support received from partners throughout the world. Recent gifts have allowed OIE to support church construction projects in Ghana and Nigeria along with several Bible translation and distribution projects.Gifts to this project may also assist… Read more »