Trip Cost: $1,800
Application Deadline: January 27, 2020
Team Leaders: Sophia Bezanson & Tammy Massey
This team will work with Red Viva on a construction project for a local church in order to help meet the needs of the community. The project will consist of either helping construct a community center for vulnerable children to receive education, care, and other classes or of helping construct a dining hall for the church to serve the community meals. The team will be warmly welcomed, and team members will get to build relationships with church members and families in the area.
ABOUT THE PARTNER
On this trip you will work with our partner Red Viva, an organization that primarily works in agricultural communities in Northeast Costa Rica where poverty is extremely high. Red Viva identifies churches and assists them by increasing their capacity to care for vulnerable children, and provides support and coaching to help churches reach their communities.