Spring Break SpILgrimages (Serve Trips)
Spring Serve Trip Descriptions
Urban Impact, Seattle
A team of students will serve with Urban Impact in Seattle, focusing on building relationships and serving in the community through the local church. The team will do a variety of work projects, which may include tutoring, service projects, administrative work and cleaning.
Mending Wings, Wash.
We will partner with Mending Wings, a nonprofit Native American youth organization located on the Yakima Reservation in Washington state. Students will come alongside the reservation community to build trust and friendship while serving alongside them painting homes, cleaning yards of garbage and debris, chopping wood for elders, mowing, weeding gardens, working at a homeless shelter, doing light construction projects, and perhaps working at one of their local powwows.
Flying H Ranch, Yakima, Wash.
This trip is located at the Flying H Ranch, located 30 miles west of Yakima, Wash. The ranch ministers to at-risk youth. On this trip, students will do physical labor as well as spend some time with the boys in worship, devotions, meals, games and conversation. Cost/person: $50
Word Made Flesh, Los Angeles, CA
This trip will go to Los Angeles to work with Word Made Flesh, a center that focuses on establishing beloved community in a low-income neighborhood of Los Angeles. They are reaching out to thier neighbors, cultivating relationships, and establishing partnerships with local churches and nonprofit organizations. Cost/person: $100
Students will partner and serve with Camp Attitude, which is a not-for-profit Christian organization dedicated to providing a unique faith based camping experience for families in the disability community. Students will help complete projects for the camp and maintain facilities for the special needs community. Cost/person: $50