Harry Banfield grew up in Chesterland Ohio in Geauga County. He became a pastor and became involved with the City Mission as well as Youth for Christ. In 1970 he was asked to become the Mission's first full time youth director. He held that post until 1983. In this 2005 interview he discusses his work with the mission and his family's involvement with the children they worked with at the mission. He also discusses why people go to the mission and some of the work the mission does other than his work with children
Banfield, Harry (interviewee)
Yakubov, Eugene (interviewer)
"Harry Banfield Interview, 10 November 2005" (2005). Cleveland Regional Oral History Collection. Interview 311001.
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