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Jan 08

workcampNE 2017

Hey, everyone! It’s that time again to start preparing for workcampNE. Below is the known information. We will add to this post over time, as more information is available.

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What: workcampNE is a week-long service project (mission trip), designed for high school students to connect with other students in order to reach out and serve others in need. Students from several churches come together for a time a serving, worship, and connection. Projects include painting, roofing, deck building, cleaning, etc.

Who: Any student currently in 8th grade through college.

Dates: July 9-15, 2017

Location: Springfield, VT

Overall Cost: $375 (Below are some guidelines to help you break it down each month.

  • February 14 – $75 (this locks you in as your non-refundable deposit)
  • March 15 – $100
  • April 19 – $100
  • May 22 – $100

Scheduled Group Fundraisers:

  • January 6, 13, 20, 27: Babysitting for Grow Electives (4-week classes at RCC) – This event is optional, but each student who helps will get approximately $75 to go to their trip.
  • Selling drinks at Easter Egg Hunts – This is an optional fundraiser, and all the funds raised will be split between those participating.
  • RCC’s Got Talent & Silent Auction (6-8 PM | Time commitment is 5-9 PM @ RCC) – This event is required for everyone attending, and the primary purpose is to raise funds for our transportation. DATE: May 6.

Support Letters:

  • We encourage every student to send letters to their friends and family in order to raise awareness of their trip. In this letter, you may also ask for financial support, but the main focus is prayer support.
  • DOWNLOAD A SAMPLE LETTER

Application & Registration: 

  • In order to attend workcampNE 2016, each student will go through an application process. This year, it is all online! Just click the link below and go through the process to register!
  • The deadline to register and turn in your initial $75 is February 14, 2017 (pay online or via check made out to RCC).

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