Are you open to experiencing a friendship that reaches beyond border lines? Join us for a weekend as our friends invite us with open hearts and arms into their lives in the impoverished neighborhood of El Florido in Tijuana, Mexico. Together we not only build homes but also share our lives. We grow in understanding of each other's realities as we as we paint and bless the new home of the Carvajal Ortega family, share meals together, visit a shelter for migrants, and learn about border issues. Click here for more info about Casa Building.
When: Friday, June 23rd 5:30 PM to Sunday, June 25th (6pm-ish)
Where: Southern California and Tijuana, Mexico
Who: Ages 10+, minors (under 18) must be accompanied by at least one parent
Suggested contribution: $150. This is used to cover the cost of transportation, food, supplies, lodging, & building materials. Contributions will be accepted using any of the following:
Check: $150 made payable to Christus Ministries mailed to PO Box 4525, Culver City, CA 90231
Paypal: $154.65 (extra charge to cover PayPal's transaction fee).
Bill Pay: $150 (Click here for more info)
Cancellations 14 or more days prior to the start date of the trip will receive a full refund. If your reservation is cancelled less than 14 days of the start of the retreat, you will receive a credit applicable toward a future trip.
Please wait until receiving a response from the Casa Building team before sending in your check. Once notified by a team member, you will have two weeks to send in your check or make arrangements with us before your spot opens up for someone else. Feel free to contact us if you'd really like to go but experience financial hardship. Click here for FAQ's.
Once you've received an email confirmation, please send a check made payable to Christus Ministries to: PO Box 4525, Culver City, CA 90231. If you would like to pay via Bill Pay through your personal bank, please click here for more info.
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Click here for more info about Casa Building.