Summer Camp in Maloca de Moscou, Brazil 2016

Needed: $7500


Received: $7500


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Good Works and United Youth Corps are co-sponsoring a project from December 25th, 2016 through January 2nd, 2017.

The project will be a summer camp for teens and young adults in Maloca de Moscou, Brazil. Volunteers will be asked to organize and run various activities, as well as introducing activities or sports they may not have had an opportunity to learn and/or play. Volunteers will teach the local brethren how to organize and run the activities for future years.
 

***update*** Volunteers have been chosen. See their bios below.



Kayla lives in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania where she works as a substitute teacher. She is 26 years old and has enjoyed summer camps every year since the first preteen camp in Pennsylvania at age seven. She plays piano for hymns in her local United Church of God congregation, and helps at many local activities. She looks forward to the challenge...

Michelle Roig is from Santiago, Chile. She is 22 years old and she is in her last year of University studying Agronomy, also she plans to continue studying to pursue a master’s degree in Agribusiness. She likes to play music and practices rock climbing. She has attended United Church of God since she was born and all of her family also attends...

Michelle Macedo is from Patos de Minas, Brasil. She has been a member of the United Church of God and is currently 20 years old. She is a law student and an english teacher, is passionate about different languages and cultures and speaks English and Spanish, as well as Portuguese. Michelle believes that her ability to speak other languages is a...

Esteban has been a member of the United Church of God since birth and attends the congregation of Valdivia. He has participated in every Chilean youth camp since he was 13 years old. He studies Civil engineering and enjoys doing sports like running or swimming. He spends his free time exercising in the gym and playing with his little nephew. In...

Dave Middleton, 33, is from the Auckland congregation in New Zealand of United Church of God. He considers himself a bit of an adventurer as well as being a Photography and Technology nerd.

Having been the lead Technical Coach in New Zealand's largest Telecommunication provider, he's in a unique position to see why strengthening human...

Avery lives in Fort Payne and attends the United Church of God congregation in Gadsden, Alabama. He has an associates degree and is currently pursuing a Bachelor's of Science degree in Kinesiology at Jacksonville State University. With this degree he plans to become a physical education teacher and coach basketball. He has been a substitute...

Len Martin currently pastors the Cambridge, Columbus, Dayton and Mansfield, Ohio congregations of the United Church of God and also serves as the United Youth Camps Director for Camp Cotubic and also Pre-teen Camp Buckeye, both located in Ohio. Len and his wife, Julie have 5 children ages 22 to 10. Len traveled with Jorge de Campos to Maloca de...

Jorge was born in Mozambique, Africa and Kathy in Sharon, Pennsylvania. They met at the Feast of Tabernacles in Poconos in 1973, and married in December 1974. Jorge and Kathy have five children and seven grandchildren.

They served the United Church of God in South Africa and in 2002 Jorge was ordained at the Feast of Tabernacles in...