Our Mission

To participate in the body of Christ in responsible evangelism of youth, presenting them with the person, work and teachings of Christ and discipling them into the Church.


Guelph YFC is a satellite of Highlands Youth For Christ - one of the 37 YFC chapters across Canada.
For more information, visit: www.highlandsyfc.com

Our Team


Karen Bast - Satellite Director

Karen Bast

Karen has been with YFC since 2005, beginning as a youth worker in Centre Wellington, doing a variety of things from coaching volleyball to assisting in the Alternative Education classroom. God led her and her family to Guelph where... Read More



Mark Stromenberg - Drop-In & Guys Ministry Director

Mark Stromenberg

Mark has been with Youth For Christ since 2008, serving as a volunteer in Strathroy and on staff in Cambridge, where he ran concerts, small groups, & drop-in. His passion is for those who are hurting, broken, and left-out...
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Steering Team

Amy Strom (Chair), Pauline Bott, Karen Kamphuis, Bryan Gillmore

Volunteer Team

We couldn’t do what we do without a dedicated and robust team of volunteers. These members of the community care deeply about teenagers and mentorship.

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