HIS is a 501(c)3 independent, non-profit interdenominational evangelical mission committed to advancing the gospel in El Salvador through literature distribution, and the investment in children and young people by instilling Christian values and hope for a brighter future.. The expectation is these young people will be the agents of change for their nation..
Harvesting in Spanish (HIS) was founded in 1980 in the state of Colorado by Don and Rose Ann Benner. Don received the call to missions while an executive of an international corporation in Denver, Colorado. The Benners sold their home, furniture and vehicles to follow call. In 1976 they traveled by land with their 2 children, Teri and Christopher, to Costa Rica where they lived for a year while Don studied the Spanish language. At time Don was 52 years old.