World Renew is the relief and development arm of the Christian Reformed Church. World Renew reaches out to people, both in North America and around the world, who are struggling with poverty, hunger, disaster, and injustice to help them find lasting ways to improve their lives. The ministry has three main areas of focus which include community development, disaster response and relief. World Renew has involvement with people in North America and around the world to connect them to the ministry and their global justice work.
"We so often feel powerless to do anything about the many problems in the world around us. We are so often left to wonder whether one person can possibly make a difference. Mother Teresa said yes we can. Her life was resounding proof that it is possible."
I was standing in front of a roomful of potential donors, nervously waiting for someone to ask the first question. After delivering an hour-long presentation on the community development program I managed in Southeast Asia, I’d hoped for eager app… Continue reading.
Registration is now open for the 9th Annual Generating Momentum Youth Leadership Training Camp, Aug 23-26, 2018 at Arlington Beach Camp, Arlington Beach, SK. Generating Momentum is a 4-day, retreat-style summer leadership … Continue reading.
Over two-days of energetic and creative conversations, this training will take participants through an interactive exploration into what makes people power effective, with opportunities to apply it directly to your cause or campaign. Continue reading.
We are delighted to share that Global Affairs Canada has just launched a call for proposals – 2017 Call for Preliminary Proposals – Development Impact Window – Canadian Small and Medium Organizations (SMO) for Impact and Innovation. This is part of the $100M… Continue reading.
SCIC Members Responding to Hurricanes, Floods and Famine The end of summer has brought a number of severe storms and conditions affecting millions of lives. SCIC members and their partners on … Continue reading.
Join us in Regina and Saskatoon for discussions with experts and local groups on the connections between agro-ecology, organic farming, migration, land-grabbing, and food sovereignty at home and around the world. Both events feature a portion on “Learning from Experts”, and “Taking Action in our Kitchen and Community”. Continue reading.
A limited number of travel & registration subsidies are available for SCIC Members (Apply by Sept 5). This two-day, bilingual forum will convene public engagement practitioners from coast-to-coast-to-coast in order to foster and build… Continue reading.