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Michael Mitchell serves as the Area Director for Mission Increase CAFO. He is serving the nationwide community of CAFO leaders through a unique partnership between Mission Increase and Christian Alliance for Orphans. Michael describes himself as a follower of Jesus and a lover of people, always seeking to be better at both. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Marketing from Oklahoma Christian University and a master’s degree in Education from the University of Oklahoma. Before coming to CAFO, he served as Director of Development and Marketing for an international water nonprofit working to eradicate the water crisis in 14 African countries. Prior to that role, Michael spent more than a decade in higher education fundraising and marketing with Oklahoma Christian University. Michael is married to his high school sweetheart, the lovely and talented Annaleise Mitchell. They reside in Oklahoma City and are the proud parents of Isabella, Benjamin and Harrison. Michael enjoys teaching, reading, writing, music, travel, shenanigans with his kids, fighting street gangs for charity, and roasting his own coffee.
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Welcome to MI CAFO!

Mission Increase is partnering with Christian Alliance for Orphans to serve its members nationwide.

This partnership is designed as a unique community working to implement a biblical approach to fundraising and grow their ability to more fully-achieve their God-given mission to share the Gospel.

What do we want FOR Christian Alliance for Orphans partners as a result? An “overflowing in many expressions of thanks to God.” (2 Corinthians 9:12-NIV)

Funded by givers who care deeply about the missions of both Mission Increase and Christian Alliance for Orphans, MI CAFO is able to offer teaching, coaching and consulting all at no cost. Michael knows personally the calling and unique context of CAFO partner organizations. We invite you to join us!

Michael Mitchell • CAFO Area Director

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