Country: Short Term

City: Barranquilla


Ava Slotman

Barranquilla, Short Term

Short Term Missionionary (May 12 to June 28, 2019)

Ava is working in Barranquilla on the north coast of Colombia with Helen and Daniel Bravo. She is expanding the youth sports programs to include soccer clubs for girls, teaching local women how to coach soccer, as well as helping with initiatives for the Venezuelan refugees.

Ava is a 1st year Life Sciences student at Queens University, she hopes to study medicine and eventually work with Doctors Without Borders. Ava has done several service trips with her family, with her church and independently which have taken her to Asia and Central America. Ava is active in the Queens University Power to Change Christian movement, belongs to the sign language club, the Gymnastics club and plays in the Soccer intramurals.