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2019 Merida, Mexico Mission Trip

March 31, 2019 - April 6, 2019

Trip Overview

Team members will work with members of Shalom Church in Merida Mexico. The trip’s focus will be on strategic service projects and meeting the needs of the church and community.

Projects may include light construction, painting, serving in a local orphanage, and teaching the local children about Christ through Vacation Bible Schools.

Students will have the opportunity to interact with local leaders, community members, and children while building relationships.

One day of recreation is included in trip cost (visit to local beach and Mayan ruins).

In order to participate, you must be either a high school student or a small group leader who is actively involved in SMALL GROUP PROGRAM at GracePoint Church on Tuesday nights.

Passports are required.


Financial: $1,395.00 due March 12, 2019

MILESTONE AMOUNT DUE DATE

Security Deposit - 10% of trip cost (NON REFUNDABLE) $140.00 total 10/31/18

50% Due $700.00 total 12/31/18

80% Due $1,115.00 total 02/12/19

100% Due - 2 weeks prior to departure $1,395.00 total 03/12/2019


Meetings:

PURPOSE DATE REQUIRED?

Meeting #1: Introduction to Trip Tues., 10/9/18, 7pm Yes

Meeting #2: Parent Check In Tues., 11/27/18, 6:30pm Yes

Meeting #3: Parent Check In/Passports DUE Tues., 2/5/19, 6:30pm Yes

Prayer Night Tues., 3/26/19, 7:00pm Optional


Tools for finding sponsors:

TOOL DATE OF AVAILABILITY PLATFORMS

Mission Trip Promotional Video Early December FB, Instagram

Written Support Letters Early December Email, Snail Mail

GoFund Me TBD FB, Email, Web

Ideas for Micro-Fundraisers TBD in small groups





REGISTER FOR THE TRIP

  • Please note: the Security Deposit of $140.00 is due by 10/31/2018 and is NON REFUNDABLE

  • There will be three other financial “milestones” to reach on 12/31, 2/12 and 3/12

  • Any monies raised, beyond $1,395.00 for each person, will go toward other members of the team until everyone is fully funded.