Eric Holm, Executive Director
Eric began his involvement with YFC in 1998 as a volunteer at the Polk Halfway House in Bartow, FL. His volunteer ministry led to involvement at the two other residential facilities as well neighborhood groups and summer wilderness camps. In 2003, Eric joined the staff team overseeing our ministry at three juvenile justice sites and one neighborhood group as well as summer wilderness camp.
In December 2006, Eric was recruited by the Polk County Sheriff's Office to serve full-time at the juvenile boot camp, still remaining as a volunteer for YFC in many areas of our ministry. Later Eric returned to full-time ministry to serve as the student pastor at a local church, where he served for ten years before returning to our staff team as the Executive Director in August of 2019.
Eric has a passion to see kids come to salvation in Jesus Christ through authentic Christ sharing relationships. He believes that this will not only make the difference in the life of the young person, but can impact entire families and future generations. As our director, Eric desires to build strong effective staff led, volunteer driven, ministry teams to reach every possible young person in our community.
Eric is married to April and they have three kids, one dog, and one cat.
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