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Tim Coles

Position: National Director

Department: Lead Team

Providing visionary leadership to build and equip YFC Canada for effective mission and exemplary service.

Tim has been serving with Youth for Christ since 1994. Tim started his journey with YFC as a concert promoter in the mid to late 1990’s before he and his wife Christine felt the Lord leading them to open a Youth Centre in downtown Peterborough, Ontario.

This street level outreach helped establish the foundation for the future growth of the ministry in Peterborough and The Kawarthas as Tim went on to serve as Executive Director. Under his leadership the chapter grew to include satellite ministries throughout the region

Tim has also greatly enjoyed the privilege of serving as Chaplain and Leadership coach for the Peterborough Petes of the Ontario Hockey League since 2009.

Tim joined the YFC Canada National Office in 2010, serving as the Director of Operations and was selected as National Director in 2018. In his role as National Director, Tim’s desire is  to provide visionary leadership for our National Team as we serve and lead over 700 staff and 6000 volunteers across Canada in their mission to reach youth for Christ.

Tim and his wife Christine and their two teenage boys live in the Peterborough, ON.

Your financial and prayerful partnership with us is what keeps us going and growing!  Thank you for your investment in the Kingdom through our ministry with YFC Canada!