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For nearly 30 years God has faithfully blessed the work of Buttafuoco & Associates to help rebuild the lives of accident, injury and medical malpractice victims.  Because of the Lord's provision, the firm has created YCL as an opportunity to help young Christians be ministers in the marketplace—whether in education, government, law, media, the public and private sectors, science or sports.

Last Month's Winners

Sarah Gonzalez

Sarah Gonzalez

Hope Center Tabernacle - Jersey City, NJ

Career Goal: Journalist / Writer
GPA: 3.36
College: Rutgers University

“Sarah always demonstrated a diligent work ethic both inside the classroom and out and developed various leadership qualities and analytical skills that I believe have served her well on the next level… Many of her peers actually looked to Sarah to provide leadership and a bit of guidance… Simply put, you could not find a better candidate than Sarah Gonzalez for this scholarship.” – John Seborowski, Jr., Academic Dean at Saint Dominic Academy
Luke Renaud

Luke Renaud

Calvary Chapel of Marlton, NJ

Career Goal: Cognitive Neuroscientist / Neural Engineering Researcher
GPA: 4.02
College: NJIT

“...I have seen Luke grow up into a fine young man… Luke is always helpful and involved, and has been a great asset to our church worship ministry. He is a quiet leader who often leads by example, never neglecting an opportunity to serve.” - Bill Luebkemann, Pastor at Calvary Chapel of Marlton

World Changers Award

Ray Villegas, Director

East Harlem Youth For Christ - New York, NY

Ray Villegas and his family are urban missionaries in one of the greatest cities in the world, New York. He has devoted his life to seeing lives changed and transformed. His passion is to see young people develop into lifelong disciples. For over a decade, he has served with Youth For Christ, and is currently the director of the East Harlem branch. Read more »

The YCL Community, with your help, wishes to recognize extraordinary individuals who are sacrificially investing their talents and resources in helping our youth to become World Changers. Help us honor those who you feel should be the recipient of the next "World Changers Award". Recommend Our Next Honoree

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