TellAsia Ministries

General

Classification: Nonprofit
Type of Organization: Unique Ministry
Legal Name: TellAsia Ministries
Established: 1997

Organizational Principles

Purpose & Mission Statement:

Transforming Lives in the Neediest Areas of the World

Denomination(s): Interdenominational
Member Organization(s): Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (ECFA)

Core Values:

TellAsia Ministries has a vision to see the Ganges River area of north India increase from 1% Christian to 20% Christian by the year 2020. Our efforts include training and mobilizing indigenous leaders, conducting evangelistic out reaches, and providing ministry resources to assist rural pastors.

TellAsia also seeks to rescue children from poverty and the sex trafficking industry. We have established a children's home, provided informal education to over 40,000 illiterate children and are building a self-sustaining orphan care facility with a high quality school, children's home and medical clinic. We are working to open a new rescue home and continue our anti-trafficking awareness program throughout north India.

Unique Services & Resources

Provided Services & Resources:

Sponsoring

Sponsoring:

Description:

North India, Ganges River area has over 300 Million people • Only 1% Christian. • 35 million at-risk children, most engaged in child labor. • India accounts for 45% of the world’s modern slaves. • 24,000+ children abducted or sold into sex slavery annually Our Goals in the next 7 years: • Catalyze a movement to Christ resulting in the Ganges River area growing from 1% to 20% Christian. • Establish Blue Haven Village, a school for 1,000 students and a medical clinic, the revenue from which will fully support a children’s home for 100 at-risk girls. • Provide basic education to 200,000 rural children currently growing up illiterate. • Establish the Transformation Center, a self-supporting vocational and Bible training institute Major Accomplishments since December 2008: • 600,000 people became followers of Christ. o Over 100,000 have been baptized. o 18,000 house-based churches planted. • 40,000 destitute children in over 100 villages have received or are receiving basic education.

Resource Availability: Churches
Individuals
Missionaries
Location(s): International
Active Countries: India
Nepal
Cost for Resources/Services: No
Open to expanding to new locations: Yes
Open to helping duplicate ideas in new locations: Yes

Volunteers

Looking For Volunteers: Yes
Volunteer Services: Host Homes
Leadership Training
Pastoral Training
Prayer Team
Students
Teachers
Website Design/Development
Volunteer Positions: On-site Volunteer (Part Time)
Remote Volunteer (As Available)
Travel Volunteer (Part Time)
Willing to accept volunteers outside of the specified denomination: Yes
Costs associated with volunteering? Yes
Training Provided? Yes

Required Costs:

If traveling to teach or work in India the cost of travel and basic essentials will need to be covered. If volunteering in the US no cost involved.

Training Process:

US training would be via email, phone or remote computer to train on details needed for administrative help.