World Mission Society
Rating: 5 stars 1 1 review 860
Po Box 371007 El Paso TX 79937 USA
Training workers with deaf people such as teachers and interpreters for churches and schools, camping programs for deaf people internationally, family literacy project training in american sign language. Educational development technology for distance learning for deaf bible colleges. Professional sign language interpreting services for deaf people internationally.
Established philippine school of the bible which is an online distance learning program training deaf pastors via video conferencing using the facilities of deaf online university. The class is at http://dou. Adobeconnect. Com/kics. The program successfully served 8 students located in the philippines with weekly bible doctrines classes.
korea educational missionary outreach to build christian schools and training young leaders to minister to deaf people, train pastors to start schools and to be involved in missionary work internationally. Project includes teaching english, preparing esl materials, daily chapel preaching, summer and winter camping programs, starting new christian schools.
description of the program includes literacy project: adult deaf language development, driver education written exam preparation, citizenship training for deaf adults. Manual communication for training professionals working with deaf people and for families of deaf people. This project includes distribution of materials for sign language training in mexico, the united states and korea. Accomplishments include 2 deaf getting their driver license, 100 students and family members being training in asl, 50 trained in mexican sign language and 500 sets of training materials distribute in mexico, usa, and korea.
description of the summer camping program for deaf youth and adults includes camping programs for hearing, deaf and hard of hearing people in apache creek, new mexico; comfort, tx; murfreesboro, tn; bacolod, philippines. Accomplishment of the camping program includes the religious training in biblical salvation for 350 people. These camps were cooperative efforts between the various camps and world mission society.
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Since 1982 World Mission Society has been involved serving the deaf community and the hearing community providing American Sign Language Training to thousands of hearing people wanting to learn about becoming interpreters for deaf people in their community. The organization provides professional sign language interpreters for all kinds of situations including court interpreting in foreign sign languages such as Mexican sign language. WMS provides camping opportunity for deaf people in the USA and Internationally. WMS starts church Ministries for the deaf community. WMS starts Christian schools internationally currently working in Korea.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
We have seen many learn to communicate with deaf people in their community. We have seen late deafened people learn to communicate in sign language. We have seen social, spiritual and economic help for deaf families. Wonderful camps.
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
Expand staffing and add to funding.
What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...
reward seeing people helped
The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...
Friendly and compentent
If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...
Introduce deaf ministry in every country in the world. (This a a calculated statement.)
Ways to make it better...
I was two people.
In my opinion, the biggest challenges facing this organization are...
One thing I'd also say is that...
WMS is doing a work that will last long beyond the company's life.
How frequently have you been involved with the organization?
About every week
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