Join the 2020 Puerto Rico Mission Team!
What: One or two weeks working on flat roofs and other home repairs in Puerto Rico through UCC Disaster Relief and the Iglesia Evangelical Unida de Puerto Rico.
Who: anyone 16 and up. A variety of skill levels welcome. The team is limited to about 15 people per our hosts instructions.
When: Saturday January 18 - Saturday January 25, 2020
or Saturday January 25 - Saturday February 1, 2020
OR you can go for both weeks January 18 - February 1, 2020
Cost: $270/week for lodging, breakfast & lunch & ground transportation. Airfare is additional and depends on your departure location & if we can do group rates. Current estimates based on Denver departure range $425-500. Group ticket purchase requires 10 seat minimum - reservations will be made as we learn participant interest over the next few weeks. Airfare costs and schedules should be nailed down in the next few weeks. There is some scholarship money available to cover airfare - applications available in church office. Submit scholarship request along with your application and fee.
Where: in 2019 we worked in the eastern half of Puerto Rico and stayed at Iglesia's camp which is similar to our UCC camp at LaForet.
To sign up: Access the 3 page application here or forms are in the church office. (Note: There is a 4th page for youth) Return application and check for $270 (per week) payable to "UCC Longmont" by October 23rd, 2019. The team will be filled in the order paperwork and fee is received.
Can't go but want to help?
- You can donate through our Go Fund Me Page.
- You can support someone else by writing a check right now to "UCC Longmont" and note "Puerto Rico Mission Trip" on the memo line
- Give electronically by selecting the Puerto Rico Mission Trip .
- You can volunteer to help with other fundraising activities by signing up at the opportunities table (selling t-shirts, soliciting corporate sponsorships, helping with a dinner).
Questions: contact John Rostykus (email@example.com) or Carol Matheis-Kraft (firstname.lastname@example.org)