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Júlio, Andrea and Cankin are part of MISSION BRAZIL coordination team. They will work tirelessly to provide an amazing sustainable experience of mission and service to your group, while bringing in a deeply committed group of young catholic Brazilians to serve with you along the way.
Júlio Egrejas, Brazilian, 44 years old, lay Catholic, member of the Christian Life Movement (MVC). With a degree in theology from the Pontifical Gregorian University (Rome), Julio has worked with young people for over 25 years. He participated in dozens of mission trips to different places in the world and, since 2013, he has participated in the coordination of MISSION BRAZIL.
Andrea Drewanz, Brazilian, 48 years old, member of the Christian Life Movement (MVC). Graduated in Social Communication (Journalism and Advertising & Marketing at PUC-Rio de Janeiro), Andrea has more than 15 years of experience in Tourism. She currently lives in Petrópolis, but for the past two years she has lived in Florida (USA) where she specialized in Tourism and Hotel Administration. Andrea has been coordinating the MISSION BRAZIL program since 2016.
Cankin Ma, Ecuadorian, 29 years old, member of the Christian Life Movement (MVC). Graduated in Theology from the Catholic University of Petrópolis, on the path of formation to the ministerial Priesthood. He has been participating in missionary work for 14 years. Collaborated in several MVC training programs, since 2017 he participates in the coordination of MISSION BRAZIL.
Our Core Team is a group of volunteers who actively collaborate on ongoing missions as leaders and participate in a biennial missionary formation program. It is a unique opportunity for young people to deepen their journey of faith and human formation through apostolic service and training, more committed to the values of the Church & mission.