Help change the lives of people with poor eyesight on this missions trip to Zambia Africa. Many will see clearly for the first time after being fitted with eyeglasses.
Teen Missions Trip (ages 13-19)
Travel: After Commissioning you bus to the Orlando International Airport for a flight to Washington D.C. before boarding a flight across the Atlantic Ocean, Mediterranean Sea and the Sahara Desert to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. A connecting flight takes you across the Equator to Ndola, located in the Copper Belt region of Zambia. It is just a 20-minute drive from the airport to the Teen Missions in Zambia Bible, Missionary & Work (BMW) Training Center.
Ministry: Training at Boot Camp will teach you how to fit individuals with proper reading glasses and to assist the AIDS Orphans Rescue Unit facilitators with daily medical treatments. Your team will also assist with various projects at the BMW. You will also have the opportunity to visit a Motorcycle Sunday School Mission and help teach lessons, phonics and play games with the children who attend.
Adventure: You will visit the world-famous Victoria Falls, one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, located on the Zambezi River, on the border of Zimbabwe and Zambia. Wood carvings, batiks, drums and jewelry are just a few of the souvenirs available to purchase before returning home.
Dates: June 18 – August 13
Estimated Project Expense: $4690 U.S. plus $30 Registration Fee