Share the love of Christ with children who live on the streets of Lubumbashi in the Democratic Republic of Congo. This team may also participate in outreach through the distribution of water filters in rural areas accessible only by basic roads.
The minimum age is 18.
Team limit of no more than 10 participants.
Applications will be reviewed and approved in the order which they are received.
Distance from Oak Creek: 8190 miles
Time Difference: +7 HOURS
Population: 85,281,024 (July 2018 est.)
Religions: Roman Catholic 50%, Protestant 20%, Kimbanguist 10%, Muslim 10%, Sects & indigenous beliefs 10%
Language (official): French
Avg. High Temperature: 75º F (October)
Currency: Congolese Franc ($1USD=1600CDF)
Fact: Lubumbashi is located in the southeast corner of DRCongo and is amongst the many mines where natural resources are extracted.
COST & PAYMENT INFORMATION
When are the payments due?
Deposit: $200.00 Upon Registration
2nd Payment: $933 Monday, July 15, 2019
3rd Payment: $933 Monday, August 19, 2019
4th Payment: $733 Monday, September 23, 2019
What's included in the cost of the trip?
Missions experiences, round-trip airfare, ground transportation, most meals, accommodations and international health insurance coverage.
What's NOT included in the cost of the trip?
Passport/visa fees, Excess baggage fees, airline name change fees, immunization costs, souvenirs.
Are payments/contributions tax-deductible?
Yes. Payments are also non-refundable and non-transferable.
How do I make payments and how may others contribute?
The quickest, most convenient way for you to make payments and for others contribute to your missions experience is through your Managed Missions page.
Payments by check should be written to Oak Creek Assembly of God with the trip code NOVEMBER 2019 VANUATU written in the memo line. Please send all contributions to the address below.
Oak Creek Assembly of God
7311 S. 13th Street
Oak Creek, W 53154
No cash payments please. Do not place Reach Team payments/contributions in the Sanctuary general offering as processing will be delayed.