It is with great joy and the blessing of our Hierarchs that we are announcing the dates and location of the 2008 High School Mission Trip and the College Age Mission Trip to Ukraine 2008. The High School Mission Trip will take place August 10-17 and will be traveling to St. John the Compassionate Mission in Toronto, Canada. The College Age Mission Trip to Ukraine will take place May 28 - June 15, 2008 with a training day in South Bound Brook, NJ.
St. John the Compassionate Mission is an Apostolate of the Carpatho-Russian Archdiocese. They aid the poor, homeless, and addicted of inner city Toronto. You may learn more about St. John Mission at www.stjohnsmission.org.
The College Age Mission Trip to Ukraine ministry aids the orphanages and orphans that our Church has sponsored in Znamyanka, Zaluchya and Puhachiv. The cost for the trip is $1950 plus transportation to and from South Bound Brook, NJ and personal expenses.
Teenagers between the ages of 15-18 may apply for the High School Mission Trip trip. The cost, including airfare to Toronto, is $750. Applications are due March 1, 2008. Interested applicants should apply ASAP and begin passport processing. Any travel between the USA and Canada now requires a passport.