Urban Centers of Influence

When the City Park Becomes a Center of Influence

Suva, Fiji

The church provides regular meals to homeless people and others in a park in the center of the city. The park is also the venue used for health classes, Bible studies and worship services.

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Isaiah 58 Center

Guatemala City, Guatemala

Center offers food, toothbrushes, showers, and a place to wash clothes for those who are living on the streets.

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The Mobile Life Hope Center

San Francisco, CA, US

Mobile clinic sets up on church properties to provide free dental and vision care plus free medical screening.

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OYIM Volunteers Teach Spanish at Life Hope Center

Santiago, Chile

One-Year-In-Mission volunteers are helping Haitian immigrants in Chile learn the Spanish language and adjust to Chilean life and culture.

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Adventist college in Bolivia inaugurates Center of Influence

Cochabamba, Bolivia

The Center will provide health cooking, literacy, and fine motor skills classes in initial phase

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State-of-the-Art Adventist Museum Opens in the Galápagos Islands

Galapagos Islands, Outpost Center

Reaching tourists from cities around the world, Origins is the church’s first high-technology museum.

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Christian Books, a Children’s Corner, and a Veggie Sandwich

Kingston, Jamaica

The deli also offers shakes, wraps, and vegetarian pizzas, and the children's reading area includes a play area.

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Adventist Church in Honduras Inaugurates New Chinese Community Center

Tegucigalpa, Honduras

Initiative will support, build bridges by offering health and Mandarin language classes.

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Adventist House for Homeless Women in Germany is Turning 25 This Year

Leipzig, Germany

According to unofficial estimates, the facilities have lodged and supported around 2,000 women.

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New Center for Healthy Lifestyle Bears the Adventist Imprint

Brest, Belarus

The new facilities are the result of a joint initiative of several sponsoring organizations, including the Adventist Church.

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"Lentil" Café Offers "Ecology of the Soul" Program

Yoshkar-Ola Russia

Other services include counseling about healthy food, lectures on disease prevention, Nordic walking and cooking demonstrations.

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The Language of Love

El Monte, California

Serving the 100,000 Vietnamese who live in the Greater Los Angeles area, this center offers a Vietnamese language school and an after-school program to help with homework and character building.

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