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   A Golden Opportunity

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Planting Peace

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     Investing in Farmers

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The Star Phoenix- Painting with Rainbow colours


 

         Young Adult connections through SALT and IVEP

Friends, though more like sisters, through the MCC young adult programs SALT and IVEP, Christa and Clivia have learned much about peacemaking, relationships and cross cultural communication, while coming to realize that family extends far beyond familial lines, across boarders and beyond language and culture.

 


 

            IVEP @ 60 Introduction and History  This video to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the program includes 3 parts: history, host perspective, and sponsor perspective.         Host Family Shares God's love with others

 "Does one measure richness by the content of our bank account or the quality of our relationships? We choose the latter," says Vinh Huynh, whose family has hosted 8 IVEP volunteers.


 


 

Walking in faith among New York’s skyscrapers. 

Keyla Cortez Vanegas, the Mennonite World Conference intern at Mennonite Central Committee’s United Nations Office, talks about her mission and adjustment to life in New York City.

 


 

          IVEP @ 60 Introduction and History

This video to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the program includes 3 parts: history, host perspective, and sponsor perspective.

 


 

    Surrounded by Love

 



     Former IVEPers guide youth toward peace

 

 

 


 

      IVEPers do it Well

Ying Ying Wang and Santiago Marin Gomez speak at Warman,         Saskatchewan Remembrance Day Ceremony

 


 

People must control the food system

Speakers give food justice examples in Manitoba

 

 


 

    From West Bengal to New York

Mennonite World Conference sponsors Sumana Basumata of India as an IVEP intern at the MCC United United Nations Office

 


 

MCC's IVEPers continue to bear fruit

On the 60th anniversary of Mennonite Central Committee’s International Volunteer Exchange Program (IVEP), IVEP graduates continue to use what they learned in their home countries.

 


 

For young Guatemalan volunteer, an exchange of insights and experiences

Juan Raul Junay explains how Canadian mining companies are affecting farming communities in Guatemala.


 

World's in Stouffville  (article in the Stouffville Sun-Tribune)

Mennonite exchange program visitors work, live in Stouffville, Ontario.

 


 MCC British Columbia Service Worker story - Iwan 

Compassion and Laughter Make Volunteer Experience an Enriching One

 


 

 

IVEP Connects Cultures and Communities in the Name of Christ

Article from MCC West Coast about the three main components of IVEP: volunteers, hosts, and sponsors.

 

 


 

Quilting in Uganda

Skills Learned in BC Make a Difference to Women in Uganda

 

 

 

 


 

From Kenya to Calgary

Maasai AIDS Educator Shares Experiences, Knowledge