Andrew Chen - President
Andrew Chen brought nearly 15 years of corporate experience to Charity International when he became its President in February 2010. Chen holds a bachelor's degree from Adelphi University in New York. His professional career includes working with the AOL - Time Warner Company. He held various roles with AOL including sales as well as the development and training of new representatives. In 2001, he was selected from thousands of employees across the U.S. as the Presidential Award Winner and sent to Washington D.C. to meet the President of AOL - Time Warner and voice his opinions on how to improve the company's productivity. This later culminated in Andrew's appointment as part of the Management Team of AOL - Time Warner in 2002. In 2004, Andrew used his sales, marketing and internet skills to open his own Internet Marketing Company, which has been extremely successful for seven years now.
As president of Charity International Inc., Chen's duties are to oversee both U.S. and Overseas operations, which include Missions Work, Fund Raising and Program Development. Chen is passionate about helping children and families affected by both hunger as well as homelessness worldwide and has made this a priority for the organization.
Andrew and his wife Carol have been married for 20 years and have 2 children and currently reside in Florida.
Al Yorker - Director of Operations
Al Yorker has been traveling internationally for over 10 years doing Global Evangelism and Missions Work. He has been to Nigeria, Kenya, India, South Africa, Indonesia and many other countries and has provided food, shelter and Bibles to many small villages within these countries that do not receive much help from the local governments. Here in the U.S. Al oversees the Community Action Team in Florida that reaches out to many different communities in the area. The Team has repaired homes, floors and roofs for the elderly, providing free labor as well as the materials. They have also promoted many events including back to school parties for children as well as outreaches against drugs in various communities. The Community Action Team also serves food at homeless shelters and holds services and Bible studies in various Florida jails and prisons.
As director of operations for Charity International, Yorker's duties are to help decide which Missions work will be the most suitable for our operations as well as assist in planning of overseas trips and scheduling. He also develops our contacts in various countries to establish our relationships with local churches and governments in those nations and villages.
Al and his wife Paula have both been ordained as Ministers and have one daughter together, Sia.
Faye Sanidad - Treasurer
Faye Sanidad has worked on several projects over the years and has produced remarkable results. Sanidad has raised funds for various overseas businesses. Faye has also served as Treasurer for several organizations in the Phillipines and has helped raised money for small towns and villages. She has traveled extensively throughout Asia and South East Asia and has helped coordinate money for many children and families who lack resources and assistance from local governments.
Faye has 2 children, her son Bryann, who's in the medical profession, and daughter Kristen.