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Do you feel the tug on your heartstrings to go to Africa? Are you willing to step out of the comforts of the United States?

Are you ready to be stretched and experience things you never imagined? 

If so, here are a few things you'll need to know about GOYA Trips to get you started!

 -Team members must be at least 18 or be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
 -Team members must raise their own support.
 -You must either have a valid and up to date passport or have started the process of getting one. 
 -The cost of trips will vary with the season and airline prices, but *usually* average around $2,600.




Upcoming Trips

Click on a trip for more information.

February 2019 GO Team - FULL

February - March 2019

TRIP DATES - FULL

February 22 - March 3, 2019 

 

PURPOSE

This Child Sponsorship Team will be taking photos of the students and teachers at the REM Schools.  

 

TRIP LEADER

Roxy Parker

 

WHO IS THIS TRIP FOR?

Members of Eastview Christian Church

 

WHAT YOU WILL NEED TO BRING

During team meetings leading up to the trip, there will be training materials offered to cover everything you need to know about traveling abroad. Not only will your team cover what you should bring on your trip, you will discuss what it means to interact with others from another culture. 

 

APPLY TODAY!

Apply today to join this team. 

Trip Application

 

Mail to: Eastview Christian Church

             1500 Airport Rd
             Normal, IL 61761

 

TEAM DOCUMENTS

These are documents that will need to be filled out by each team member after your team has met for the first time.

Code of Conduct

Medical Release

Liability Release

 

IMPORTANT DATES

Check back to this page for updated important dates regarding your trip.

  • August 31, 2018 - 10 % Deposit and trip applications are due
     

Questions?

If you are interested in going on this trip but have questions or would like more information, email Sarah Oehler at SOehler@eastview.church. 

 

COME WITH US!

Come help our Sponsorship Team collect pictures and information on our students for their sponsors! 

June 2019 GO Team

June - July 2019

TRIP DATES

June 21 - July 1, 2019

 

PURPOSE

This large medical team wil be broken into two groups to provide medical and dental clinics in Kibera and South B slums in Nairobi, and to the Maasai people in Ngong. Medical and non-medical personnel are needed to provide care, organize clinics, pray, and show love to our friends in Kenya. 

 

TRIP LEADERs

Bob & Sandi Knapp 

Mark Zimmerman  

Shannon Anderson 

 

WHO IS THIS TRIP FOR?

Members of Eastview Christian Church

 

WHAT YOU WILL NEED TO BRING

During team meetings leading up to the trip, there will be training materials offered to cover everything you need to know about traveling abroad. Not only will your team cover what you should bring on your trip, you will discuss what it means to interact with others from another culture.

 

APPLY TODAY!

Apply today to join this team. 

Trip Applicatio n

 

Mail to: Eastview Christian Church

             1500 Airport Rd
             Normal, IL 61761

 

TEAM DOCUMENTS

These are documents that will need to be filled out by each team member after your team has met for the first time.

Code of Conduct

Medical Release

Liability Release

 

IMPORTANT DATES

Applications and 10% deposit are due Sunday, December 23, 2018. 
 

COME WITH US!

Come help us minister to the physical and spiritual needs of the beautiful Kenyan people! 

July 2019 GO Team

July - August 2019

TRIP DATES

July 26 - August 5, 2019 

 

PURPOSE

This team will be providing training to the teachers of the REM Schools. We are seeking a wide range of educators who desire to come alongside our global partners in Kenya for the purpose of providing the teachers with educational training and spiritual guidance. We seek teachers, professors, counselors, support staff, tech-related personnel, administrators, adult learning specialists, therapists, or pastors and lay staff comfortable with guiding spiritual formation sessions. If you love to teach, this is the team for you! 

 

 

TRIP LEADER

Kevin & Sara Thompson

 

WHO IS THIS TRIP FOR?

Members of Eastview Christian Church

 

WHAT YOU WILL NEED TO BRING

During team meetings leading up to the trip, there will be training materials offered to cover everything you need to know about traveling abroad. Not only will your team cover what you should bring on your trip, you will discuss what it means to interact with others from another culture. 

APPLY TODAY!

Apply today to join this team. 

Trip Applicatio n

 

Mail to: Eastview Christian Church

             1500 Airport Rd
             Normal, IL 61761

 

TEAM DOCUMENTS

These are documents that will need to be filled out by each team member after your team has met for the first time.

Code of Conduct

Medical Release

Liability Release

 

IMPORTANT DATES

  • Application and 10% due Sunday, January 13, 2019. 
     

COME WITH US!

Come help lead our teachers to greater success!

I want to serve in Kenya

Currently, trips are limited to members of Eastview Christian Church. If you do not attend Eastview but are interested in joining us, we encourage you to contact your church leaders about partnering with GOYA.