Mission/Rio Grande Valley, TX Community Development
* ANNOUNCEMENT--> Trip Postponed to 2015. Be on the lookout for updates during Summer 2014!
The Rio Grande Valley of Texas including the following cities: Donna, Pinetas Colonias, Harlingen, and Mission.
contact team leaders for more info about interest meetings in the halls
Students will engage in Community Development in conjunction in line with the vision of Business as Missions (a program of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship). Projects could include construction, sports/literacy camps, and education/development programs for single moms.
Gain a greater understanding and appreciation for business as missions. You will be exposed to different types of projects that may demonstrate ways that you can use your education and passions to serve others. You will learn more about the border culture and immigration issues and also a way for you to learn about our great community partners ongoing work along the Texas/Mexico border.
Taylor Post (Collins Residence Hall, Chaplain)
Kevin Burrow (Penland Residence Hall, Chaplain)
Carole Meriwether (Coordinator for Baylor Urban Missions)