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Jeaninne Sytsema

Urban Youth for Africa Director



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UYFA Overview


Through leadership, character and cross-cultural service and development, Urban Youth for Africa seeks to empower and inspire economically disadvantaged teens to serve and lead in their community and around the world.


Urban Youth for Africa is a program of the Kalamazoo Deacons Conference, a non-profit located in Kalamazoo, MI.

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2016 – 2017 Team

The adventure begins… 
Follow the adventure of the Urban Youth for Africa Team as they prepare for service, leadership growth, team building and academic excellence.

Team picture gallery

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