Our Global Impact

Kenya is where YMI began its ministry in 1990 and has since provided formal and informal training in Uganda, Tanzania, Nigeria, Kenya, Ethiopia, Somalia, South Sudan, Zambia, Ghana, Rwanda, Burundi and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (Zaire).

IMPACT

  • Youth Ministered to: 302,751
  • Led to Christ: 212,879
  • Churches Involved: 4,086
  • Youth Leaders Trained: 7,207
  • National Professors: 32
  • Partnering Schools: 5
  • Graduates/Students: 179

Youth Ministry International began working in South & Southeast Asia in 2003, beginning first in Malaysia, and has provided formal & informal training in Malaysia, China, Nepal, Indonesia, Singapore, Cambodia, Myanmar and India.

IMPACT

  • Youth Ministered to: 62,561
  • Led to Christ: 31,770
  • Churches Involved: 1,067
  • Youth Leaders Trained: 7,092
  • National Professors: 30
  • Partnering Schools: 15
  • Graduates/Students: 557

Youth Ministry International began ministry in Europe in 1996 in the United Kingdom and Romania, and have since conducted both formal and informal training in Romania, United Kingdom, Slovakia, Greece, and France.

IMPACT

  • Youth Ministered to: 10,150
  • Led to Christ: 2,055
  • Churches Involved: 160
  • Youth Leaders Trained: 930
  • National Professors: 4
  • Partnering Schools: 2
  • Graduates/Students: 59

Training through YMI in Russia and Former Soviet Republics began in Ukraine in 1994. Formal and informal training is currently taking place in Ukraine, Russia, Kazakhstan, Moldova and Uzbekistan.

IMPACT

  • Youth Ministered to: 76,650
  • Led to Christ: 35,400
  • Churches Involved: 1,315
  • Youth Leaders Trained: 3,070
  • National Professors: 9
  • Partnering Schools: 5
  • Graduates/Students: 269

Youth Ministry International's Latin American ministry began in 1996 in Mexico, and has now provided formal and informal training in Mexico, Cuba, Venezuela, Brazil and Ecuador.

IMPACT

  • Youth Ministered to: 187,650
  • Led to Christ: 80,190
  • Churches Involved: 2,475
  • Youth Leaders Trained: 6,819
  • National Professors: 45
  • Partnering Schools: 10
  • Graduates/Students: 859

Impact Goals by 2027

Regional Trainers (currently 21)

Centers for Youth Ministry (currently 35)

National Trainers (currently 143)

Formal Graduates/Students (currently 2102)

Trained Youth Workers (currently 26289)

Christ Followers (currently 362294)

Churched Youth (currently 639962)

Have a Vision for the World of Youth?

For the first time in history, beginning in 2008, the world’s population under the age of 24 surpassed 50 percent.

Currently, there are 3 billion young people in the world today between the ages of 10 and 29.

more trained youth leaders are needed to help reach this burgeoning population.