Our Staff

Despain Family

Darin and Haley Despain and their three boys Caleb, Aaron and Josh have a deep love for the people of the Dominican Republic. Their heart is to raise up and equip missionaries to take the gospel to the nations as they lead our base.

Kody Family

David and Noemi are passionate about working with young people in any and all contexts. They particularly enjoy serving through interpreting. They have two daughters, Eloise and Rayli, who love working in YWAM too

Will Zapata

Will Zapata joins our team from San Pedro. Fluent in both Spanish & English, he plays guitar and loves working with people

Reyes D' Jean Family

Marisela Reyes, a graduate from our second DTS, she loves hosting ministry teams and is studying to be a nurse. Jon Baby is a prayer warrior, hard worker and invaluable team member. He’s from Haiti

Junior Batista

Junior is leading our King’s Kids camps and has a desire  to see God’s love transform the lives of others. He helps with the DTS and in the area of media.

Harolin Ortiz

Harolin graduated from our first DTS and immediately joined the staff team.  She manages Homes of Hope correspondence, administration and media.

Lucel Luis

Lucel Luis is one of our local staff and graduated from his DTS here. He is a tremendous help in the area of maintenance and has a heart for business as missions.

Alejandro Rodriguez

Alejandro is a joyful and fun guy who has a passion for the ministry of Homes of Hope and to serve people.

Yokaira Jimenez

Yokaira was part of our 2018 DTS and is currently helping our base through the hospitality ministry.

Josue Ovalle

Josue graduated from our 2016 DTS and have a great passion for worship, helping with DTS, and serving as a medic in missions.

  • Email
  • Phone
    Toll Free 1 (866) 430-1014
  • Address
    Juventud Con Una Misión
    Calle del Sol #24
    Juan Dolio
    Dominican Republic