Uprooted is a Learning Tour for Alberta & Saskatchewan Young Adults. Approximately 8 Young Adults will travel with MCC to the Northern & Southern borders of Mexico and explore themes of Migration & Peacebuilding. This 3-week tour will be hosted by MCC Mexico & MCC West Coast and hopes to provide a rich experience for Young Adults to learn about themselves, learn about MCC and gain a greater awareness of the barriers faced by peoples in Mexico and countries to the south.
- Encourage faith formation
- Engage in cross-cultural learning
- Foster global awareness and an ethic of service
- Develop transformative relationships and leadership skills
- Gain exposure to MCC international programs & partners
- Develop connections with MCC locally in Alberta & Saskatchewan
Age: This program is targeted towards young adults ages 18-25.
The fee includes everything you need from departure to arrival (orientation in Canada, airfare, in-country accommodations, travel, and food). Fundraising is encouraged. MCC Saskatchewan and Alberta can work alongside participants to fundraise a portion of the program costs.
Dates: May 1-15, 2016.
Applications for the 2016 tour are available at mcccanada.ca/uprooted
Contact Thomas or Carlie at MCC for more information or to express interest for 2016!
Thomas @ MCC Alberta: email@example.com 403-275-6935
Carlie @ MCC Saskatchewan: firstname.lastname@example.org 306-665-2555