June 17, 2018 - August 3, 2018

Portland, OR

  • Age Group / Trip Type Mixed Group, Youth Trip
  • Community Type Large Urban
  • Accessibility No Buses

June 17, 2018 - August 3, 2018

Portland, OR

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Learn about social issues and join social service organizations in meeting needs of the marginalized.

About Portland

Your group will listen and learn from local leaders and service partners about the issues Portlanders face, including struggles of homelessness, gentrification, historic and current racism, and concern over environmental issues. Your group will serve existing social service organizations and participate in the good work these organizations are doing to serve vulnerable populations of the city. In the evenings, your group will experience an outdoor adventure at Multnomah Falls, learn from a cultural speaker about social issues in the city, explore various features of Portland and help host a community cookout.

Serving in Portland

  • Partner with local organizations to meet ongoing needs in the community.
  • During the week, students may serve all or part of the week at a food shelf, clothing distribution center, soup kitchen, children’s program, a local garden or elderly care facilities.

Did you know?

Portlanders are proud of many facets of life, including an affinity toward outdoor living and environmental concern, and a love for coffee and soccer.

2018 Trips

Registration is now open for Summer 2018 mission trips. Availability is limited, so reserve your spaces soon! Have questions? Chat online or give us a call at 800.968.8504.

Trip Dates Availability Age Group Trip Type Price/Person  
June 17, 2018 - June 22, 2018 Available Spots: Sold Out Age Group: Mixed Trip Type: Youth Current Cost: $269  
June 24, 2018 - June 29, 2018 Available Spots: 36 Age Group: Mixed Trip Type: Youth Current Cost: $299
July 8, 2018 - July 13, 2018 Available Spots: 6 Age Group: Mixed Trip Type: Youth Current Cost: $299
July 15, 2018 - July 20, 2018 Available Spots: 30 Age Group: Mixed Trip Type: Youth Current Cost: $299
July 22, 2018 - July 27, 2018 Available Spots: 27 Age Group: Mixed Trip Type: Youth Current Cost: $299
July 29, 2018 - August 3, 2018 Available Spots: 17 Age Group: Mixed Trip Type: Youth Current Cost: $299

Cost per Participant Includes

  • Pre- and Post-Trip Tools

  • Lodging

  • 14 Meals

  • Attentive Staff

  • Service Project Materials

  • Evening Activities

We teenagers + We communities

Teenagers need to encounter Jesus outside their normal context to deepen their faith and broaden their perspectives. Plus, communities need to be valued—not as mere recipients but as partners who have stories worth sharing in.

When we bring the two together, incredible things happen.

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