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The University Mission to the Philippines - January 1 -10, 2017

Applications for the 2017 Philippines trip are due by Friday, September 2, 2016.  To make a general donation toward the Philippines trip.  Further details regarding the trip, fundraising and applications are listed below.  Additional information will soon follow.

The University Mission to Bolivia- June 2017 
The estimated cost of $2,300 will include airfare, lodging, transportation required by our work schedule, and meals while in Sucre.  We stay at a retreat house and serve the poor of Sucre at daycares, an orphanage, soup kitchen, hospital and two psychiatric facilities.  Apply on-line by Nov 15, 2016.  Deposit of $150 due at the time you are accepted for participation in the trip.  Must complete the medical form by January 30, 2017.

Dates to remember for the Bolivia trip:
Nov 15, 2016- Application process closed 
Dec 2, 2016-  Applicants will be notified of selection by this date at the latest.  Deposit of $150 due
Jan 19, 2017- Mandatory informational gathering (Blanchette Catholic Center in Crest Hill)
Jan 31, 2017- Must have $650 in your account
Feb 21, 2017- Mandatory formation retreat day for all participants
Feb 28, 2017- Must have $1150 in your account
Mar 31, 2017- Must have $1650 in your account
Apr 24, 2017- Packing and Formation Day (Blanchette Catholic Center in Crest Hill)
Apr 30, 2017- Must be paid in full
May 30 or 31- Commissioning Mass (location TBA)