CCV Avondale will be sending a small team of active child sponsors to Palmira, Magdalena, Colombia to visit the church plant community that CCV Avondale partners with.
As a Child sponsor, you will have the opportunity to visit the community, do home visits, attend classes and church with the kids in the community and do children's activities with the whole group.
As an active child sponsor, you will have the privilege of spending quality time with the child you sponsor in Colombia.
MORE INFORMATION: Colombia Avondale FAQ.pdf
Trip dates: October 17-22, 2018
Team Leader: Victor Carmona, CCV Avondale Staff
Who can go? This trip is for people that go to CCV Avondale campus and are active child sponsors who sponsor a child through Compassion International in Colombia. Minors aged 13-17 are allowed on this trip WITH a parent/guardian. Minimum age to travel is age 13 at the time of the trip. If you want to take a child under age 13, please contact us first.
Registration deadline: July 1, 2018. Completion of CCV's registration process by hitting the Red Register button to the left AND the Compassion International registration process by clicking this link (*****TBD******) need to be completed by July 1.
What is the cost? $1,750
Includes: Airfare, Hotel, and Transportation, Health Insurance, Meals in country, visit with sponsor child,
Not included in the trip fee that you will need to pay on your own: Passport Fee, Luggage Fees, Meals on Travel Days
TEAM MEETINGS: The team will be required to meet for minimum three team meetings for training-
- August 4, 2018, 11:30am-2:00pm
- August 18, 2018, 11:30am-2:00pm
- September 1, 2018, 11:30am-2:00pm.
- Meetings will be held at Peoria Campus, building 4000.
We absolutely encourage fundraising. Very few people pay for the trip on their own. Number 1 way is to share this opportunity with your friends and family and ask them to participate with you by helping you get there!
Fundraising Guide that can give you ideas and get you started. 2018FundraisingGuide.pdf
Support Covenant form available to send family and friends: Support Covenant Form - Updated 11.2018.pdf
How to make payments and receive donations from donors: How to Donations and Payments w FAQ 2018.pdf