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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

Isaiah Johnson

Isaiah Johnson

CityLife, Jersey City, NJ

Career Goal: Photojournalist
GPA: 3.34
College: Gardner-Webb University

“Academically, he is a profound thinker who writes and speaks excellently… Personally, Isaiah is diligent, responsible student who completed everything in a timely manner… Because of Isaiah Johnson’s excellent communication: both written and oral, responsibility, pleasant personality, and mature character, even through adversity, I heartily recommend him.” – Vera R. Olinski, Art History Teacher
Yoon Kim

Yoon Kim

Central Presbyterian Church of NY, Little Neck, NY

Career Goal: Ministry
GPA: 3.84
College: Nyack College

“I have had the pleasure of knowing Mr. Yoon Kim for the past four years. I have personally observed this young man with great interest as he has displayed exceptional academic and leadership traits among his peers. Yet, as outstanding as these are, they are transcended by a genuine compassion and concern displayed towards others - a mere reflection of the character this young man possesses.” – Dr. Carlos Velez, Dept. of Pastoral Ministry

World Changers Award

Ryan Faison, College & YA Pastor

Christ Church - Montclair, NJ

Rev. Ryan E. Faison, M.Div. serves as the College and Young Adults Pastor at Christ Church in Montclair and Rockaway, New Jersey. In this role, Pastor Ryan provides leadership and oversight to the growing community of young adults, college students and emerging leaders. Pastor Ryan serves as a youth/young adult conference speaker and lecturer, including the New Jersey State Department’s MLK Youth Leadership Conference as well as a host of other conferences and seminars. 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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