Mission Trip - Costa Rica
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CCV is proud to be partnering with the Christian Light Foundation in Costa Rica. They have a large community development initiative that serves local Costa Ricans through churches, education, and camps all for the purpose of sharing the Gospel and making disciples in Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Honduras. They have invited CCV to come visit and work along side their team! In the summer of 2018, we'll take two trips to make an even bigger impact with families - activities, teaching, and work projects.
OVERVIEW and Frequently Asked Questions: Costa Rica June FAQ.pdf
Who can go?
· This trip is great for anyone who hasn’t been on a mission trip before or desires to have a cross-cultural experience with your adolescent aged children.
· Spanish speakers are always of high value. We need you!
· Children aged 12-17 will be allowed on this trip WITH a parent/guardian.
· Participants need to be in good health and able to walk, hike, and work long days.
What are the requirements to go?
· Attend CCV's Starting Point class (if you haven't already been)
· Submit a full volunteer screening application with background check, references, and interview.
· Each team member will also be required to attend all pre-trip preparation meetings. Dates are in the Event notes to the left.
Trip Cost: $1600 per person
Included in this fee: Airfare from Phoenix to San Jose, accommodations, transportation and meals while in country. This fee also covers medical insurance, visa fee, luggage fees, and pre-trip materials.
Not included: Passport fees, any shots you elect to get, and any personal spending money for meals during travel and souvenirs.
$160 deposit per person is non-refundable at the time of registration. If a cancellation is made after airline tickets have been purchased you will be responsible for the cost of the ticket.
Final Balance is due one week prior to the trip’s departure date.
We absolutely encourage fundraising. Very few people pay for the trip on their own. Number 1 way is to share this opportunity with your friends and family and ask them to participate with you by helping you get there!
Fundraising Guide that can give you ideas and get you started. 2018FundraisingGuide.pdf
Support Covenant form available to send family and friends: Support Covenant Form - Updated 11.2018.pdf
How to make payments and receive donations from donors: How to Donations and Payments w FAQ 2018.pdf
Date / Time
San Jose, Costa Rica
Monday, June 11, 2018 @ 6:00 AM
Trip Dates: June 11-19, 2018
Trip Leaders: Dan and Kris Simpson, CCV Staff
Training Dates: Saturdays, April 14, April 28, May 12.
Terms and Conditions: By registering for this trip and paying the non-refundable deposit of $100 at this time, you are also committed to joining the team, attending the required team meetings, and paying the remainder of the cost of the trip before the trip's departure date. Failure to comply with these terms, completing the volunteer application process or attending the trainings gives CCV the freedom to ask you to not participate in the trip. The trip leader reserves the right to ask any participant to not participate if they feel the integrity of the trip is in jeopardy. If the trip participant backs out of the trip after airline tickets have been purchased in their name, they will still owe CCV for the cost of that ticket. If a participant is asked to end their trip early, they will travel home at their own cost.