Upcoming Trips

​Upcoming Trips​

International Trips ​
 
Destination and Description Dates Leaders
Guatemala ​February 28- March 8, 2015 ​Micaela Carter, Jordan Carmichael & Laura Smith
​ICO Guatemala partners with and stays at Hogar de Vida in San Andres, which is an orphanage for children, ranging from ages 0-18. The team will spend time with the children playing games and sports, making crafts, and swimming in the river, as well as participating in a hair washing ministry for surrounding villages to San Andres. The team also may be involved in construction projects at the orphanage.
Hato Mayor, Dominican Republic ​May 17-27, 2015 ​Mary McDonald &
Joscelyn Seaton
​ICO Hato Mayor will partner with Meeting God in Mission. During their 10 days in Hato Mayor they will go to three different Haitian villages located in the Dominican Republic for two to three days each. The team will travel as one group to each village and will conduct medical clinics, a VBS, possibly a small amount of construction, possibly dental clinics, door-to-door evangelism and prayer walks. 
 
 
Domestic Trips
 
Destination and Description Dates Leaders
Chicago ​February 28- March 5, 2015 ​Rebecca Kennedy, Ryan Pietryga & Lauren Bimber
​ICO Chicago will partner with Central Assembly of God in Chicago to do ministry activities including a VBS camp, an after school program and construction projects.
Providence, Rhode Island ​February 28- March 6, 2015 ​Micah Richardson, Addie Ferguson & James McKay
​Iconic architecture and New England accents cannot mask the hard life many residents face: homelessness, addiction and existence on the fringe of society. ICO Rhode Island will serve for a week at the Providence Rescue Mission, helping with painting, preparing food, helping with the nightly chapel service, assisting with office work, and organizing the clothing bank, as well as talking to the guests at the mission.
Ashland, Kentucky ​February 28- March 8, 2015 ​Jake Gearhart &
Kathryn Claudy
​ICO Ashland works with Habitat for Humanity and Hillcrest-Bruce Mission, an organization that serves low-income apartments in Ashland and has a preschool, food pantry, classes for women, etc. The team also will work with Safe Harbor, a battered women’s shelter, and, in the past, this team has done some work with a local pregnancy care center. Time will also be spent playing with children who live in a local apartment complex for low-income families.
Tucson, Arizona ​February 28- March 8, 2015 Faith Gregorchik, David Weix, John Benbow & Mackenzie Sharpe
​ICO Tucson will partner with Life in Christ church and The Giving Tree. The team will be leading a VBS and feed the homeless each night. They will also be tutoring, serving at both ministry sites, and participating in a construction project.
​Los Angeles, California ​February 28- March 7, 2015 ​Slater Simek, Regina Riel & Bobby Schmidt
​ICO LA will partner with the Dream Center to serve the people of LA. The team will have the opportunity to be involved in many different ministries that the Dream Center runs including Adopt-a-Block, construction, helping with the food bank and food truck ministries, working with the kids’ ministry, and working with the transitional housing program.