The Nicaragua Base is Getting a New Look

In our last update, we shared plans about our new base and its remodeling dreams. Guess what? We’ve hosted numerous teams, vision trips, work teams, and even our annual board meeting, all whilst remodeling! Now, we’re thrilled to announce that the major parts of the remodel are done,...

Parents that Inspire

In American families today, things aren’t what they used to be. More and more parents are missing from the picture, and it’s causing big problems. Just think about this: over 25 million kids in the US—like one out of every three—don’t live with their biological dad, according to...

Meet Our New Staff Member

We’re thrilled to introduce our new team member, Carolina! From a young age of 17, her passion for missions was evident. She devoted 13 years of her life serving in the vibrant country of Senegal, Africa. Her love for children led her to a fulfilling role as a...

Kingdom Culture

Short term missions, long term impact is a phrase that we use often at Students International. It means that everything we do is laser focused on creating experiences that will create life transformation in the lives of both students and community members. In December, our VC Revolution volleyball...

Two Months After My Sabbatical

Resuming my work in the agriculture department after a hiatus has been both thrilling and fruitful, best described by two words, exciting and productive. Over the last two months, I’ve familiarized myself with two new communities, Vista Alegre and Las Azucenas, located around 5 kilometers southwest of Masaya...

Long-Cherished Dreams Coming True

We are so excited to share a story from one of our community member participants at the Women’s Social Work Site in Guatemala. Here’s what she had to say: The opportunity to learn sewing came my way through a pastor, who herself was a skilled seamstress. She introduced...

A Home Stay Like No Other

Each year, one of our Global Bridge students’ favorite activities is home stays. In each semester, students stay with local families for 2 two-week rotations. By the end of the year, they have had the opportunity to stay with 4 families, spending a total of almost 8 weeks...

Seeing Believers on Mission

One of the passions that we have at Students International is to see the body of believers on mission, united together and working for the common good of our neighbor and our city. In many parts of North America and around the world, it is tempting for pastors,...

From First Grade to College

The Tutoring Center started in Costa Rica about 15 years ago, this means we have the privilege of harvesting the fruits of what was planted many years ago. Tania is a beautiful young lady who used to attend the Tutoring Center as a child. Now, she is a...

Humble Hearts Foundation

Meet Madison Ma, a 16-year-old student at Bakersfield Christian High School, located in Bakersfield, California. Her roles extend beyond just being a junior at her school – she’s also a caring older sister and the initiator of a charity named the Humble Hearts Foundation.  During the summer of...