Date: In Tijuana, Mexico October 19 - 21, 2017 (Oct 18 and Oct 22 are travel days)
Registration: December 5, 2016 - July 31, 2017
Cost: $400 per person ($150 deposit plus balance of $250) Due on August 13, 2017 and is not refundable.* Your donation is tax deductible and covers food, accommodations, entertainment and materials while in Mexico.
Deposit: $150 per person. This deposit completes your registration. Once the registration period is over, families will be selected for the trip based on when they completed their registration. If your family is not selected for the trip, you will receive a FULL REFUND. Otherwise, deposits are not refundable.*
HOW TO PAY:Option 1: Mail or deliver a check:
Spark of Hope Foundation 625 E 100 N Alpine, UT 84004
Option 2: Venmo (www.venmo.com) your payment to "@BradPChristensen"
TRIP DESCRIPTION: This is a service trip designed for whole families. On this Family Service Trip we be in Tijuana for 4 days. Day 1 (Wed, Oct 18): We will cross the border at 5:00 pm. Days 2 - 4 (Thurs., Fri., Sat., Oct 19-21): We will work on projects to improve the living conditions of the people in Tijuana. Day 5 (Sun., Oct 22): Cross the border early in the morning.
Each day will be filled with plentiful Mexican food, lots of hard work and entertainment. We will be staying in our dormitory called "Chispa" which has electricity, beds, bathrooms, showers and parking.
TRAVEL: Travel costs to and from the border are your responsibility. You need to provide your own transportation in Mexico, including auto insurance. Passports are required for anyone over 19 years old. Those 19 and under must have proof of citizenship (copy of birth cert, driver's license, other).
AGE RESTRICTIONS: Children must be at least 8 years old.
No Construction Experience Required: We will teach you everything you need to know. There is plenty of great work for kids and adults both skilled and not yet skilled.
Speaking Spanish is not required but if you do speak Spanish that is bueno.
More info will be provided in your trip packet, which will be sent after registration closes. If you have questions, look here http://sparkofhopefoundation.org/anatomy-of-a-family-service-trip/ or contact us:
We look forward to serving with you in Tijuana.