Love In The Name of Christ of Yakima, the bridge between those in need and local Churches

Love INC empowers our neighbors to get “unstuck” and equips them for freedom.

Meet the Leadership

Love In the Name of Christ relies heavily on faithful volunteers. Click here to see what you can do to help.

Love In The Name of Christ Staff:

Elizabeth Benefiel
Executive Director

(Christian Life Center)

Larena Mills
TEAM Program Coordinator

(T.H. Evangelical Presbyterian Church)

Sofia Granados
Connection Center Coordinator

(Catholic Church)

Samantha Girard
Operations Coordinator

(West Valley Church)

Love In the Name of Christ Board of Directors:

Our local Love INC board of directors is made up of several members who represent multiple denominations.

Dawn Golladay
Board Chair

(Christian Life Center)

Sheryl Raddas

(Yakima Alliance Church)

John Walden
Vice Chair

(Franklin Hill Foursquare Church)

Dixie Palmer
Board Member

(35th Ave. Seventh Day Adventist Church)

Terry Cawdery
Board Member

(Westside Church)

Keith Mathews
Board Member

(Grace of Christ Presbyterian)

Billy Fetzer
Board Member

(in transition)