Eagle's Nest Orphanage 2015

Needed: $11000


Received: $11000


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United Youth Corps and Good Works will once again be co-sponsoring a project at the Eagle's Nest Orphanage! This project will take place in Guatemala from Dec. 25, 2015, until Jan. 8, 2016. Plans are being made to run a three day program with Guatemalan brethren’s children prior to going to Eagle’s Nest Orphanage.

 

For further information please contact Lena VanAusdle at Lena_VanAusdle@ucg.org

Meet our volunteers for this awesome project below!

 



Courtney Stith is 20 years old and is a member of the Twin Cities, Minnesota congregation of United Youth Corps. She serves in her congregation by performing special music solo and choir pieces. She has attended various United Youth Camps for the last nine years; both as a camper and a staff member. Courtney works as an assistant manager at the...

Eva Velazquez is a member of the United Church of God Albuquerque, NM congregation and enjoys serving the young people in her church area. She is a teacher's assistant for Sabbath School and has assisted with the Children's Choir, along with staffing at Camp Colorado Preteen Camp. Eva works as a server at an assisted living home and enjoys...

"Katie-Jo Dacey is originally from Portland, OR but is now currently living in Cincinnati, OH. She graduated Ambassador Bible Center in 2014 and is currently attending Cincinnati State Technical and Community College in pursuit of her Associate's degree in Applied Business with a major in Pastry Arts. Some of Katie-Jo's hobbies include cooking...

Nicole Roig is from Santiago, Chile. She is 25 years old and just received her title of Spanish teacher. She has been in the church since she born. Her family was integral in building the church in Chile. Nicole is fluent in English and Spanish, her skills in education and language make her an excellent asset to the project in Guatemala.

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Shannon attends the Melbourne East congregation in Victoria, Australia. She is 21 years old and is currently in her third year of studying a bachelor of Primary Education and Disability. Shannon has found a passion in teaching children with disabilities and currently works as a casual teacher’s aide in a special school. She also teaches part...

Stephanie attends the Oakland, CA, congregation of United Church of God. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree in studio art with a focus on photography and printmaking. This will be her third time in Guatemala having previously visited for the Feast of Tabernacles. She is excited to return for this project and feels incredibly blessed and thankful...

Garrett Fenchel, one of the project managers, is a senior at University of Cincinnati studying Industrial Management and Business Economics; currently working at DHL Express as a Network Analyst. He has a love for music and often composes and performs special music at different church congregations. Garrett also has a passion for outreach. He...

Jonathan, project manager, is an ABC graduate who works in the media department of United Church of God. He loves working with kids and feels a deep connection to the people of Latin America. He looks forward to working with other volunteers and prays that God truly blesses the project to make a meaningful impact on the children of Eagle’s Nest...

Corbin Rose, an ABC graduate, works remotely as a Web Developer Ninja Rockstar in the Lansing, Michigan area. He enjoys getting outside in nature to explore God's creation, and spends much of his free time writing and recording music when he is not busy making his friends laugh at his bad puns.


 

Lisa Fenchel lives in Cincinnati, Ohio with her husband Matthew and their two grown children, Lynette and Garrett. She is passionate about working together with teens and young adults as they grow in their Christian walk. Over the past 25 years she’s been actively involved in the church of God teen camp programs in a variety of roles including...

Chelsea Dawe received her Bachelor of Fine Arts from Daemen College in 2010 and graduated from Ambassador Bible Center in 2011. Her passions include drawing, reading, dancing, and singing. She also enjoys learning about other cultures and is eager to improve her Spanish while in Guatemala. Chelsea loves working with children and has been a...

Caroline Roybal is from the Eagle Rock congregation located in the Los Angeles area. She is 20 years old, and has been attending United Church of God her whole life, but had never dreamed she’d be given the opportunity to volunteer in Guatemala with United Youth Corps. She is newly baptized, having just passed her first year milestone. She is...

Autumn Weis attends the Portland, OR congregation of United Church of God. She has attended Northwest and Hye Sierra United Youth Camps, and has staffed at Northwest Preteen Camp. She enjoys playing church-league volleyball, cooking, traveling, and singing in two choirs. Autumn is currently a senior in high school, and is taking her fourth year...