MISSION TRIP OPPORTUNITIES
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Spring Break, Friday, March 29, - Saturday April 6, 2019 Cost: $350
Join us as we work with Rebuilding Together of Central Alabama. RTCA works to provide everyone with housing that is warm, safe and dry. Work is mainly with senior citizens and those on limited incomes. This trip may involve renovations, cleaning, and organizing projects. During our down time, we will learn about the Civil Rights Movement and visit historically related sites. This trip is led by LCHS staff and chaperones.
Summer, Tuesday July 16 - Monday July 22, 2019 Cost: $350 (All Girls)
We will work with Resurrection Home and Sister Mary Kay Drouin, an Adrian Dominican Sister, who grew up in Lansing, and attended Resurrection Church and High School. Resurrection home works with women, children and grandmothers who are facing difficult situations. Our week will be spent helping local senior citizens, throwing a party for local children and working around Resurrection Home. We will take one day to visit Natural Bridge State park. This trip is led by LCHS staff and chaperones.
Spring Break, Sunday March, 31 - Saturday April 6, 2019 Cost: $350
Our group will work with Catholic Charities of West Virginia. CCWVa works to help citizens in the most dire of situations, helping homeowners have homes that are safe and dry. Logan is home to the Hatfield family, of the infamous Hatfield/McCoy feud. We will take opportunities presented to learn about this and other important historic finds, along with a visit to Chief Logan State Park. This trip is led by LCHS staff and chaperones.
PINE RIDGE, SD
Summer, Wednesday June 12 - Thursday June 20, 2019 Cost: $350
Our group will work with Trees, Water & People, an organization dedicated to helping Native Americans through sustainable environmental practices. We will be staying at The Lodge on the Pine Ridge Reservation, one the poorest areas in the United States. During our down time, we will visit the Badlands, hear from Native American Speakers and tour the Reservation. This trip will be led by LCHS staff and chaperones.
Summer, Sunday June 23 - Saturday June 29, 2019 Cost: $350
Our group will work with Memphis Athletic Ministeries, working with youth aged 1st-8th grade during their summer camp program. LCHS students will help plan afternoon games and activties, as well as tutor students during the morning sessions. During our down time, we will visit the National Museum of Civil Rights at the Lorraine Hotel, Sun Studios, and and other unique cultural opportunities Memphis presents. This trip will be led by LCHS staff and chaperones.