May 22, 15 • Featured NewsComments Off

GAP Year Testimonial

GAP Year Testimonial
By Lauren Teti 2013-2014 GAP Year Student I accepted Christ into my life in June of 2013. Two short months later, I was living in the Dominican Republic as a GAP Student. God use the GAP program to grow and mature me in my faith. Even before I started the program, God taught me to ...

Apr 9, 15 • Featured NewsComments Off

Moldova 2015 Trip

Moldova 2015 Trip
Summer Project 2015 English Camp in Moldova, July 11-20 SCORE International in partnership with International Biblical Training (IBT) Present ESL Summer Camp in Moldova Would you like to be a missionary sharing the gospel with youth of Moldova? You can be part of our team of 10-12 Americans who will work in partnership with Kishinev ...

Mar 30, 15 • Featured NewsComments Off

Honduras Pastors Conference

Honduras Pastors Conference
Thank you to all that prayed for your conferences last week here in Honduras. We were able to reach over 100 pastors and lay leaders combined in the conferences in San Pedro Sula and Siguatepeque. Armando Zuniga, from EvanTell Ministries, kicked off our conferences teaching on a Biblical method of evangelism. Because what is theology ...

Mar 23, 15 • Featured NewsComments Off

WNY Firefighters donate Fire Truck

WNY Firefighters donate Fire Truck
WNY Firefighters Donate Fire Truck to Dominican Republic Kelly Dudzik, WGRZ Amherst, NY – Used fire equipment from Western New York will get another chance to help save lives in the Dominican Republic. A group of local volunteer firefighters is donating that equipment as part of their mission work. “You talk to any fireman, any ...

Feb 17, 15 • Featured NewsComments Off

Brothers without Borders

Brothers without Borders
Brothers Without Borders are a group of Emergency Responders from WNY that provides basic training to Firefighters in the Dominican Republic. Also, serves as a support group to First Responders in the WNY area. Brothers Without Borders was founded in 2011 by two men; Brandon Vizzi and Michael Parker. Both Brandon and Mike were officers ...

Jan 19, 15 • Featured NewsComments Off

Award for Ron Bishop

Award for Ron Bishop
Greater Chattanooga Sports Hall of Fame’s top award going to Bishop Dr. Ron Bishop, founder of SCORE International and former award-winning basketball coach and athletic director at Tennessee Temple University, has been chosen as the 2015 winner of the Fred Gregg Jr. Memorial Award. The award is presented annually by the Greater Chattanooga...

Jan 8, 15 • Featured NewsComments Off

Lou Piniella Celebrity Golf Classic

Lou Piniella Celebrity Golf Classic
You Are Invited Reception Dinner for John & Katie Zeller Sunday, February 22th @ 6:00 pm Avila Golf & Country Club All golf participants plus supporters of John and Katie Zeller are invited to attend this fun filled evening. Reception dinner is included in the entry fee for those playing in the Golf tournament on Monday, February...

Dec 29, 14 • Featured NewsComments Off

Bob and Anna Nilsen

Bob and Anna Nilsen
Bob & Anna Nilsen LOVE Offering In 2003, Bob and Anna Nilsen moved to the Dominican Republic to start a medical evangelism ministry with SCORE International. SCORE now takes over 30 medical teams per year, treating thousands of Dominicans. We are so grateful for all that God has done through their devoted service to SCORE. ...

Dec 19, 14 • Featured NewsComments Off

Holiday Office Hours

Holiday Office Hours
Holiday Office Hours Dec. 22 & 23 – Normal Office Hours Dec. 24-26 – Office Closed Dec. 29-31 – Normal Office Hours Jan. 1 – Office Closed Jan. 2 – Normal Office Hours...

Dec 2, 14 • Featured NewsComments Off

Wesley Fire Fund

Wesley Fire Fund
For the past 30 years, it has been the privilege and ministry of SCORE International to serve the Lord as His hands, feet, and voice to each person He places in our path—even those who are our partners in ministry. It has come to my attention that one of our dear ministry partner families—the Wesley’s—in ...

Nov 11, 14 • Featured NewsComments Off

Support the Lily House

Support the Lily House
The question is often asked, “How can I help the Lily House?” Sponsor a lady at Lily House for $119 a month We ask that you prayerfully consider how you can help the Lily House rescue exploited/at-risk women and their children. Pray about monthly support of the ministry helping in areas of education, STD treatments, ...

Nov 10, 14 • Featured NewsComments Off

Year-End Giving

Year-End Giving
Double the Impact, Ministry & Blessing Thirty years ago next month, the ministry of SCORE International was born in the heart of Ron and Pat Bishop from a God-inspired burden to expose young people to the mission field.  As the burden grew into vision, and vision into action, the ministry of SCORE has witnessed thousands ...

Nov 10, 14 • Featured NewsComments Off

October Newsletter

October Newsletter
October News We are made in God’s IMAG! Women’s Mission Week Report from Erica Jude IMAGinE a debt you cannot pay. It leads you desperate into prostitution. IMAGinE the debt paid – in full. Women’s Mission Week was more than we IMAGinEd! (Eph 3:20) In a culture where there is no respect for God’s female ...

Oct 13, 14 • Featured NewsComments Off

Perkins Medical Need

Perkins Medical Need
Ken & Jen Perkins, SCORE Missionaries in Costa Rica, have an immediate medical need! As you may or may not already be aware, the 8 year old daughter of SCORE’s missionaries, Ken and Jennifer Perkins, was in an accident this past summer that severely damaged her teeth and gums. The Perkins family has now learned ...

Oct 1, 14 • Featured NewsComments Off

Princess of the Dominican Republic

The Princess of the Dominican Republic By Daniel Davis, Huffington Post I had the opportunity in April of this year to join a group of men and women from the Washington, D.C. area traveling to the Dominican Republic to minister to their “ultra-poor.” My expectation was that we would be able to provide some needed ...

Oct 1, 14 • Featured NewsComments Off

September Newsletter

SCORE International NEWS 2015 Trip Destinations are filling up quickly Now is the time to register your church, school, medical, construction, or sports group for a short-term mission trip with SCORE in 2015. We have a huge need in many locations for teams to come and minister to people. We already have over 3,500 people ...

Sep 18, 14 • Featured NewsComments Off

2014 November Baseball

2014 November Baseball
Do you love baseball? Don’t miss out on this opportunity to join over 200 men in the Dominican Republic for an incredible time of ministry and baseball. November Baseball Outreach allows men from all walks of life the opportunity to use baseball as a platform for sharing the Gospel. Professional baseball players like Mariano Rivera, ...

Sep 9, 14 • Featured NewsComments Off

Erica Jude, Guest Speaker at Ladies Conference

Erica Jude, Guest Speaker at Ladies Conference
Erica Jude, SCORE Missionary, will be the guest speaker at Parkway Baptist Church on September 27, 2014. The Shine Ladies Conference Registration 8:30am Event: 9:30am-2pm $15 includes lunch and refreshments Address:65 Stuart Drive, Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia 30742 Phone: (706) 866-0325 Parkway Baptist Women’s Ministry invites you for The Shine...

Jul 11, 14 • Featured NewsComments Off

Accounting Position

Accounting Position
SCORE International is looking for someone to fill a position in our accounting department. The staff accountant position is an entry level position with plenty of growth potential. Staff Accountant/Contributions and Receipts For more information download the attached PDF Accounting job...

Jun 17, 14 • Featured NewsComments Off

Saying Goodbye is Never Easy

Saying Goodbye is Never Easy
Yesterday afternoon at 5 PM Ron Bishop was welcomed into the gates of heaven. The founder of SCORE International has meant so much to this ministry and to so many people. He impacted many people for the cause of Christ and ran hard after the souls of men. It was a mighty reception when Ron Bishop entered the ...

Jun 4, 14 • Featured NewsComments Off

Chikungunya Virus

Chikungunya Virus
What is chikungunya? Chikungunya is an illness caused by a virus that spreads through mosquito bites. The most common symptoms of chikungunya are fever and joint pain. Other symptoms may include headache, muscle pain, joint swelling, or rash. Who is at risk? Travelers who go to these islands in the Caribbean are at risk of ...

May 6, 14 • Featured NewsComments Off

GOLF Tournament PHOTOS

GOLF Tournament PHOTOS
Thanks to all the golfers who came out Yesterday, May 5th to support SCORE International! We appreciate your support, and we would like to thank the following sponsors: We at SCORE would like to thank everyone who participated in this year’s Gary Brower Memorial Golf Tournament.  Your support added to the Lord’s blessing of good food, ...

Apr 3, 14 • Featured NewsComments Off

SCORE’s Bishop one of the Best

SCORE’s Bishop one of the Best
Wiedmer: SCORE’s Bishop one of the best By Mark Wiedmer Thursday, April 3, 2014 Thirty years ago, Ron Bishop never dreamed that SCORE International would accumulate millions of dollars in assets, send more than 100,000 American athletes and coaches on mission trips around the globe or run three orphanages. “My wife Pat and I started ...

Mar 25, 14 • Featured NewsComments Off

Sponsoring a child makes a difference!

Sponsoring a child makes a difference!
You’ve been thinking about sponsoring a child through SCORE International, but you’ve had some reservations. Does child sponsorship actually work? Will it really change the life of a child? Trust us, you’re not the only one who’s asked these important questions. A University of San Francisco study published in Chicago’s Journal of...

Mar 18, 14 • Featured NewsComments Off

Founder Announcement

Founder Announcement
Dear Friends of Score, God planted a vision in the heart of Ron Bishop thirty years ago which resulted in he and his wife Pat birthing a ministry in their home named SCORE International. Since 1985 Ron has served as President, Executive Director, and most recently as Chairman of the Board. The ministry has grown ...

Jan 2, 14 • Featured NewsComments Off

Sabbatical for our Founder

Sabbatical for our Founder
Since founding SCORE International 30 years ago, Ron Bishop has dedicated his life to the ministry, working and traveling tirelessly to spread the Gospel. SCORE announced today that Ron and Pat will be taking a much deserved sabbatical for a time of refreshment and renewal. SCORE will continue to operate normally under the leadership of ...

Dec 23, 13 • Featured NewsComments Off

Constanza

Constanza
Introducing CONSTANZA! Surrounded by mountains in the center of the Dominican Republic, this new territory will be available for 2014 groups. We have apartments to house your group, we have a great national pastor to work with your group, plus we have SCORE missionaries (The Essinger’s) who will be working there. Cost will be $90 ...

Dec 19, 13 • Featured NewsComments Off

Brazil in 2014

Brazil in 2014
Travel to Brazil in 2014 The 2014 FIFA Football World Cup, in Brazil, will host teams as they compete to become world champions. The beautiful cities of Rio De Janeiro, Sao Paulo, Brasilia and others host all the games from Groups to Finals. Experience short-term missions in Brazil during the World Cup! Week One: June ...

Dec 10, 13 • Featured NewsComments Off

Best of Chattanooga Award

Best of Chattanooga Award
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Score International Receives 2013 Best of Chattanooga Award Chattanooga Award Program Honors the Achievement CHATTANOOGA December 3, 2013 — Score International has been selected for the 2013 Best of Chattanooga Award in the Religious Organizations category by the Chattanooga Award Program. Each year, the Chattanooga...

Dec 3, 13 • Featured NewsComments Off

Year-End Giving

Year-End Giving
2013 Year-End Campaign...

Nov 20, 13 • Featured NewsComments Off

SCORE Banquet 2013

SCORE Banquet 2013
We are so thankful for the turnout last night for our SCORE Fundraising Banquet. We want to give a special thanks to Andy Pettitte for taking time to fly to Chattanooga to spend the evening with us. Andy shared his testimony with the crowd of over 450 people. Andy Phillips (Assistant Baseball Coach, UAB) and ...

Oct 31, 13 • Featured NewsComments Off

SCORE Banquet

SCORE Banquet
Mark your calendars, save-the-date, do whatever you must do to join SCORE International for a star-studded night of celebration with New York Yankees pitcher, Andy Pettitte, on Tuesday, November 19th at 7:00 pm. SCORE’s “Night With The Stars” will include dinner, updates from SCORE’s leadership team, and a special word from our keynote...

Oct 17, 13 • Featured NewsComments Off

Matching Fund Success!

Matching Fund Success!
Praise the Lord, we have met the MATCH. SCORE International just successfully received $125,000. When the family who gave us the challenge sends their funds, SCORE will have $250,000 to build a new dormitory for Pasitos de Jesus. This is wonderful news for the 32 little girls who will benefit from your generosity. This was ...

Sep 25, 13 • Featured NewsComments Off

Leadership Forum Oct. 5, 2013

Leadership Forum Oct. 5, 2013
Coach Leadership Forum To mentor and equip coaches to understand and live up to their role as spiritual leaders as they coach athletes of all sports. The clinics are designed to help coaches use the platform they have been given to better instruct, motivate and connect with their athletes, as well as encourage coaches to ...

Sep 20, 13 • Featured NewsComments Off

Ron Bishop’s Speaking Schedule

Ron Bishop’s Speaking Schedule
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Sep 18, 13 • Featured NewsComments Off

Missions

Missions
Ron Bishop speaking about missions at Indian Rocks Christian School, Clearwater, ...

Sep 16, 13 • Featured NewsComments Off

September eNEWS

September eNEWS
September 2013 Matching Funds for Pasitos De Jesus SCORE International has received a promise of $125,000 gift for Pasitos de Jesus, a girls home in the Dominican Republic….if we can match it by October 15. We are asking all our donors to consider giving a one-time gift between now and October that would help us meet this matching ...

Sep 6, 13 • Featured NewsComments Off

SCORE Banquet

SCORE Banquet
Mark your calendars, save-the-date, do whatever you must do to join SCORE International for a star-studded night of celebration with New York Yankees pitcher, Andy Pettitte, on Tuesday, November 19th at 7:00 pm. SCORE’s “Night With The Stars” will include dinner, updates from SCORE’s leadership team, and a special word from our...

Aug 15, 13 • Featured News, Trip UpdatesComments Off

College Baseball Trip

College Baseball Trip
College Baseball Trip arrived safely in the Dominican Republic. The team is led by Keith Madison and John Zeller. So far they have been very busy ministering in Santiago Rodriguiz, where they shared the Gospel after a game and 50 people came to Christ! They have visited a sugar cane village, Palo Viejo where they ...

Jul 1, 13 • Featured NewsNo Comments »

Shoe Donation

Shoe Donation
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Apr 30, 13 • Featured NewsNo Comments »

John Zeller—cancer will not define my life!

John Zeller—cancer will not define my life!
Dear Friends, To say what has occurred over the last 72 hours, amazing, is an understatement. The journey that Katie and I have been through over the last three days has truly revealed to us how being a part of the family of God is the best family. I was told on Friday afternoon at ...

Apr 25, 13 • Featured NewsNo Comments »

Marvin

Marvin
Marvin By Andy Manfredi In August 2012 during a medical clinic McLean Bible Church held at Emanuel House to serve the Quisqueya community, a 16 year old girl named Yeiris walked in to seek treatment for her 13 month old son, Marvin. Little Marvin suffers from a severely cleft pallet, which divides his top lip ...

Apr 16, 13 • Featured NewsNo Comments »

Appalachian Ministry needs your help!

Appalachian Ministry needs your help!
Appalachian ministry needs your help! Youth on Mission, a division of SCORE INTL, is sending 275 people to Pikeville, KY in July to assist poverty-stricken families in need of home repairs. The KY Housing Authority has provided $40k in finds for supplies in the past, however, that money is no longer available due to budget ...

Apr 11, 13 • Featured NewsNo Comments »

Meet Eva

Meet Eva
Eva Velez Eva’s father left the family when she was just two years old, leaving Eva’s mother to care for her and her four siblings. Eva’s mother doesn’t have firm employment, and her father rarely sends money to help the family. The family of seven shares one single bed, taking turns who sleeps on the ...

Mar 8, 13 • Featured NewsNo Comments »

Costa Rica Bible Institute

Costa Rica Bible Institute
We praise God that for introduction of a brand new Bible Institute in Costa Rica. Our Costa Rica Field Director, Mike Tabor, announced the opening of the Bible Institute in San Jose. SCORE International will be partnering with other mission agencies to develop new leaders who have been called to serve God. Our passion is ...

Mar 8, 13 • Featured NewsNo Comments »

Brain Surgery for Jeiris

Brain Surgery for Jeiris
Jeiris Cornello is a young girl involved in our program at Emanuel House. She lives with her grandmother, along with all her siblings, in a small wood and tin house in the Dominican Republic. They live in extreme poverty and often only eat one meal a day. When Jeiris was diagnosed with a vascular brain ...

Mar 5, 13 • Featured NewsNo Comments »

March Newsletter

March Newsletter
SCORE NEWSLETTER, March 5, 2013 Paperli.PaperFrame.Show({id: '2ae8309c-d09d-431a-a351-43f5194dff53', width: 390, height: 480, background: '#ECECEC', borderColor: '#DDDDDD'})...

Mar 1, 13 • Featured NewsNo Comments »

Andy Pettitte’s Testimony

Andy Pettitte’s Testimony
Recently at Lou Piniella’s Annual Golf Fundraiser, John Zeller had the opportunity to interview Andy Pettitte. Andy is a MLB Pitcher for the New York Yankees and went to our November Baseball Outreach in the Dominican Republic...

Feb 11, 13 • Featured NewsNo Comments »

Mike Tabor Translates for T.A.C.T.I.C.A

Mike Tabor Translates for T.A.C.T.I.C.A
T.A.C.T.I.C.A. (Teaching Authorities, Christian Truth in Central America) The mission of TACTICA is to fulfill the great commission by investing into the lives of Central American authorities and their families through high quality police training, evangelism and discipleship. Mike Tabor, SCORE International’s Field Director in Costa Rica, had...

Feb 4, 13 • Featured NewsNo Comments »

Our guys are honored

Our guys are honored
SCORE International is so blessed to have these two men involved in our ministry. They have influenced many lives for God and continue to be actively involved in our sports ministry. Keith Madison is 2013 ABCA/Wilson Lefty Gomez Award Recipient Longtime University of Kentucky coach Keith Madison has been selected as the recipient of this ...