The International Youth Fellowship (IYF) is a Christian-based, global youth organization that was established in 1995 by leaders who recognize the problems youth face today. Since its establishment, IYF has grown exponentially and is now active in almost 80 countries. Many creactive in leadership roles all over the world. Many national governments, including those of Paraguay, Peru, Malaysia, Kenya, and Rwanda, have recognized the power of IYF in changing youths and have requested the guidance of IYF in educating their youth.The mission of International Youth Fellowship is to develop leaders of the next generation who possess humility and strong leadership and to create mutual understanding through global fellowship in order to form the basis of a bright and healthy society. The purpose of IYF is to inspire future leaders through three core values change, challenge, and cohesion.