In Africa, in the Americas, in Asia, the Pacific, in Europe, and the Middle East young people are coming to know and follow Jesus. You are making it happen.


Youth for Christ is a worldwide Christian movement working with young people around the globe. Motivated by our own faith we give young people everywhere the opportunity to be followers of Jesus Christ.





Serve With Youth for Christ

Whether you are looking to serve as a missionary in another country, to apply for an internship or volunteer at one of our overseas ministries, or to join our US-based international service centre as a career, we would be honored to have you consider serving with Youth for Christ.

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Pray With Us

Prayer catalyzes mission and empowers evangelism. God is answering your prayers by moving in the hearts of young people all over the world! The mission to reach every young person depends on prayer.




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Meet the Team

You can tell a lot about a movement by its people. Get to know some of the people who are serving with Youth for Christ around the globe and how you can support them in this important mission work.


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Youth for Christ is actively involved in more than 120 countries around the world.

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2022 Annual Report

The annual report contains information and examples of the great things the Lord did through Youth for Christ International last year.

Announcing the new International Board Chair

We are thrilled to announce that Nthenya Macharia has been elected as the new Board Chair of Youth for Christ International. Notably, Nthenya is the first female to hold this position in our 80-year history.

God is Near, Therefore Hope is Near

Youth for Christ also continues serving Ukrainians who have been forced to leave their homes and evacuate abroad due to war. The Youth for Christ center in Liptovský Hrádok, Slovakia is one of those places. With music, games, discussions, worship and biblical teaching, displaced Ukrainians are loved and cared for by the Youth for Christ people there.

Reaching Hearts for Christ: April’s Incredible Outreach in Kenya

Kenya Youth for Christ is filled with gratitude to God for the opportunity to touch the lives of 5,563 children and teens during April through Vacation Bible School (VBS) and various outreach activities.

SuperWoman in YFC Kosova

In both Gjakova and Millosheva, YFC Kosova has started up SuperWoman girls clubs.

The Unwavering Spirit of YFC Ukraine

Amidst the echoes of conflict, the voices of Ukrainian children and teenagers resonate with stories of faith and transformation.

Crisis in Haiti: Critical Relief

Help provide essential food aid to Haitians fleeing the devastation in their communities due to the current unrest.

EMENA (Europe Middle East North Africa) Area Director 

YFC International is now seeking an EMENA Director to champion the growth and development of YFC ministries in the EMENA area through the development and support of outstanding national leadership and the effective implementation of the YFC mission at the national level, the seven functions described within the YFCI Constitution, and the current YFCI Strategic Plan.