Miracle 139 International

Improving the lives of children with special needs internationally
through awareness, training and support. 

SPECIAL EDUCATION TRAINING

Our teams of specialists provide training for the ‘trainers’ in schools and care facilities internationally. We strive to provide training that is relevant, sustainable and always evidence-based.

SPECIAL NEEDS MINISTRY TRAINING

Our hope is that the global church becomes a more inclusive place for all persons, regardless of ability or disability. Our specialists assist with the development and training needs of special needs ministries internationally.

TIPS VIDEOS LIBRARY

These brief video tips are specific to working with children with special needs and are designed to teach practical strategies that will help parents, caregivers, teachers and ministry volunteers. Now available in English, Spanish and Mandarin!

Video Library

A unique game night expereince for the whole family! Join with others around the country as you and your family work to solve the international-themed clues to complete 3 distinct games.  Winners will be eligible for a $250 grand prize!  Leading up to game night, you will receive game-night instructions along with fun activities for the whole family, all centered around international adventure.

Best of all, your support goes toward Miracle 139 International and the advancement of special education and special needs ministry around the world!

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Our Team

Miracle 139 International’s pioneering work in global special education training and special needs ministry development is only possible because of its dedicated and innovative Core Committee leaders.  Contact us if you’d like to join one of our Core Committees to be part of this life-changing mission.

Linda Martin, MME

Founder, President
Core Team Lead

Falon Leszczynski

Executive Director

Marisa Bajenski, MA

Volunteer Recruitment & Development Committee

Adam Lanser, BA

Marketing & Media Committee

Michelle Lopez, BS

Volunteer Recruitment & Development Committee

Rebecca Ruiz, MA, BCBA

Curriculum & Research Committee

Robin Warkentin, MA, BCBA

Curriculum & Research Committee

Board of Directors

We are so grateful for the leadership of this Miracle 139 International Board of Directors! 

Linda Martin, MME, MT-BC

President

Santiago Ruiz, MBA

Treasurer

Robin Warkentin, MA, BCBA

Secretary

Drew Lim

Director

Rebecca Ruiz, MA, BCBA

Director

GIVE

Whether it’s a gift of time, talents, or resources, you are an invaluable part of our mission. Thank you for impacting the lives of children with special needs around the world through your generosity.

DONATE

STUDENTS

It costs approximately $30 per student trained. Your investment in one student’s life means they will have access to accommodations and multi-sensory learning strategies that will better enable them to reach their learning potential.

TRAINERS

Miracle 139 International focuses on ‘training the trainer’ to ensure teachers receive regular training in best practices in special education. It costs approximately $300 annually to train one ‘trainer’. By sponsoring a trainer, you will be making an on-going impact in international special education.

SPECIALISTS

Our Travel Teams consist of specialists from the US who want to share their expertise with others around the world. Our specialists include Special Educators, General Educators, Therapists (Speech, Occupational, Music and Physical Therapists), Behavior Specialists and Psychologists. It costs approximately $2000 to send a Specialist abroad per training trip.

SN Tips Videos

Out tips videos are a practical yet effective way to share best practices in special education with others around the world. Each 2-4 minute video is translated into multiple languages and will benefit anyone working with/interacting with persons with special needs. Your donation of $250 will help us add another special needs tips video to our growing library!

Contact us

We would love to hear from you!

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