Development Practitioner Forum Event: Julie Mapatano Mwozi

Event Start Date: February 07, 2017 11:00 AM
Event End Date: February 07, 2017 12:00 PM

My Journey as a Refugee and Redeeming Love Ministries' Mission to Congolese Children

Location: Grinter 404

Julie Mwozi-Mapatano founded Redeeming Love Ministries in 2012. Redeeming Love Ministries partners with believers and others that are passionate about helping vulnerable children and their communities in the Democratic Republic of Congo to thrive by providing basic necessities—healthy food, proper medical care—and education.

She was born and raised in the Democratic Republic of Congo. In 2000 Julie and her family were given Refugee status to the United States of America where she now lives. She has been working as a nurse assistant for more than 13 years. In
2010 she graduated from Charis Bible College, earning her degree in leadership biblical studies. She has been able to travel around USA, Mexico, Nicaragua and The Democratic Republic of Congo to share her story. She resides in Colorado Springs.