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Mission Trek

Welcome to our Mission Trek Page.

Sign Ups for the 2017-2018 school year are taking place for the Mission Trek program.  What is Mission Trek you ask?  Mission Trek is a Justice and Service oriented program for 6th-12th graders.  We commit ourselves to serving our community throughout the year and strive to see the face of Christ in everyone we serve.  The year is fully of a variety of service projects, fundraising and community building activities.  We take all year to prepare our hearts and minds for our week long summer Mission Trip.  This is a life changing week full of surprises, laughter, and hard work.   Come and join us on this journey and let yourself be the hands and feet of Christ.

Click here for our Mission Trek Brochure.

Click here for our Mission Trek Registration Form.
Deadline to register for the 2017-2018 Mission Trek Program is Wednesday, August 16th 2017.

 

High School

Domestic Mission Trip 2017-2018

Date and location to be announced in
October 2017

Young Neighbors in Action is a week-long, summer, service learning experience for High School Students, with programs in the United States.

Young Neighbors provides a solid, Catholic approach to service and justice that balances Scripture and Catholic social teaching, direct service, and a justice consciousness. It provides the experiences, skills, and learning needed to make change possible.


Tijuana, Mexico

Date to be announed in October 2017

Every individual who participates in our programs will have been transformed into a person of love, compassion, respect for all other peoples and cultures and will intentionally act upon that transformation. We envision a world in which communities across borders work in solidarity toward a common dream of sustainable, dignified housing for all people.

Esperanza International works with our partner, Fundación Esperanza de México (FEM), to provide international service experiences for our volunteer groups in Tijuana, México.  FEM hosts groups of volunteers to help build homes and work on other projects in the under-served communities of Tijuana.  High school students spend a week  in an immersion experience of Mexican culture, socio-economic development, and leadership building.


Middle School

Date and location to be announced in October 2017.

Just5Days is a week-long mission experience of hands-on service work, engaging faith learning, meaningful prayer, community building, and summer fun. Just5Days was created especially for middle school youth and their adult leaders from Catholic parishes and schools to learn about their faith while participating in service work.

 

 

 

Service Saturdays

11/18/17
12/16/17
01/20/18
04/21/18
05/19/18

 

Community Building

08/16/17
09/30/17
12/08/17
03/23/18
05/04/18

 

The Mission of Youth Ministry at St. Vincent de Paul Parish is to foster youth to love justly with integrity for all as a Eucharistic people who are a living witness to the Gospel of Jesus Christ