Join the Maryknoll Fathers & Brothers in exploring the global similarities in the challenges, causes and responses to the realities of urban poverty and homelessness: NYC and beyond.
Mission Immersion in New York City • Sept 15 – 20, 2019
Collaborate with local groups who are working to alleviate the causes and immediate needs surrounding urban poverty and homelessness.
This Mission Trip is Ideal for...
Teachers & Religious Educators • Singles • Couples • Youth Ministers & Catechists
Costs & Travel Details
- 6 Days (Sept. 15 – 20 2019) – mission trip starts in the St. Anthony parish in the Bronx region of NYC. Registration DEADLINE: Aug 15, 2019
- Package includes: 1) pre-trip orientation; 2) on-site immersion to the cultural, economic, and political realities of the border; 3) accommodations with meals and local transportation included; and 4) post-trip debriefing and reflection.
- Approximately $600 per individual ($1200 for couples)
- $100 non-refundable deposit to hold reservation
- Participants are responsible for their travel to / from NYC
What You Can Expect on this Mission Trip…
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More about this Mission Trip…
- Encounter and relationship building with individuals, families and communities
- Introduction to the cultural, economic, and spiritual realities from local New York City faith leaders.
- On-the-ground training in missionary discipleship
- Participate in street ministry to the homeless; faith based immigration assistance; serving the poor and homeless; and providing educational aid.
- Learning from and assisting at the NYC Catholic Worker Houses
- Meet with faith based community redevelopment and immigration initiatives
- Daily reflections
- Ongoing support and consultation before, during, and after the immersion trip