Intern Cohort

To Equip and Support young leaders and ministry workers to reach their full personal and vocational potential, released to serve in the areas of their gifting in or outside our organization.

We invite young leaders to grow as ministry workers through mentoring, whole person development, training, and hands on experience. If this sounds like something you're interested in, contact Melissa Williams.

Ways Interns Are Supported


Interns are provided training opportunities twice a month. Topics include spiritual growth, practical ministry equipping, leadership development


Under the guidance of YU's seasoned staff, interns are mentored and coached through their ministry work.

Ministry Experience

Interns are offered hands on ministry within YU's diverse programs throughout the GTA

Wholistic Personal Development

Interns are given spiritual and whole person care under the direction of the Intern staff

Peer Support

Twice a month, interns meet together to share their experiences and provide peer support under the guidance of the Intern staff

Ministry Partner Development

Interns are guided through the process of developing their support teams and ministry partners


Invest in Young Leaders

Invest in our interns' growth through individual donations or a contribution to The Seumas Doherty Internship Fund which provides financial assistance to YU’s interns.

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Donate to the Intership fund today!