Travel Opportunities

As the Global Engagement Office receives notice of opportunities to live, work, and serve abroad, we will post them on this webpage. Please note that not all opportunities are sponsored or affiliated with the University; some have been posted by outside organizations. This list is not exhaustive nor does it include Travel Courses and Study Abroad opportunities.

The listed trips can be used to fulfill the experience portion of students' Cross-Cultural Engagement (CCE 073). Please go to www.asbury.edu/cce for more information or email globalengagement@asbury.edu.

 

Location Organization Contact Information Trip Details Estimated Cost Link
Argentina (Mendoza) World Gospel Mission Jonathan Powers jonathan.powers@asbury.edu 859.858.8076, 420 W. College St., Wilmore, KY 40390 Outreach projects, English classes, inter-personal friendship ministry, and Bible studies in Mendoza, Argentina $2300 Website
Camden, NJ (USA) World Gospel Mission & New Hope International Standia Civil (standia.civil@asbury.edu) & Ryan Harrison Inner-city ministry in Camden, NJ and Philadelpha, PA $600  
Chicago, IL (USA) Chicago Justice Trip Kaylyn Moran (kaylyn.moran@asbury.edu, 859.553.6595) & Brad Johnson Chicago Justice Trip: Educational/service trip exploring issues facing the urban poor. Saturday, March 11 - Friday, March 17, 2017 (Spring Break) $600  
China (Shanghai, Beijing, Hangzhou, Jinhua) Asbury University  Tina W. Smith tsmith@asbury.edu, 202.390.9931 (GEO Director)

Approx. July 1-31 (month-long): Asbury University will be bringing a team of staff and students to teach English to middle school students at a summer camp on Zhejiang Normal University's campus, which is located in Jinhua City, China.  The group will spend about 13 days preparing and running the classes at camp.  It is then followed by a few days of visiting ESL training centers and then 2 weeks of traveling around China and visiting famous and historic sites in Beijing, Shanghai and Hangzhou.  This is an excellent opportunity for those interested in teaching English abroad, exploring and learning about China, and traveling to major sites in China - all at a very low cost!

$2600 Website
Dominican Republic, Costa Rica, Panama Score International  Jeff Hackett jeff@scoreintl.org 423.894.7111, PO Box 9994, Chattanooga, TN 37412 Internships in missions   $1700 per month

Website

 

 

Shell, Ecuador YoungLife Ecuador & The CornerStone International Cris & Daniela Jones, Young Life Host Missionaries, 1.800.859.4578 carla@cornerstoneinternational.org  Spring Break 2017 - Minister to Ecuadorian youth alongside Young Life/Ecuador, produce a promotional video for Young Life/Ecuador, visit the Waorani tribe (chronicled in the book, End of the Spear - optional, $1000), and enjoy rafting, ziplining and hiking. The Cornerstone International will assist with mobilizing the team and training.    Website
India Rahab's Rope Rahab's Rope Staff
cdean@rahabsrope.com
We are a non-profit that works with women and children in India who are affected by human trafficking. We offer short-term mission trips to Goa, Mumbai, and Bangalore, where volunteers will have the opportunity to serve in either of our prevention, direct intervention, and aftercare programs. Trips happen throughout the year. $3,200-$3,500 Website
Dowa District, Malawi  Circle of Hope International  Karen Roller karen@cohcommunity.org 859.858.4535, PO Box 132, Wilmore, KY 40390  Travel to Malawi, Africa. Medical Mission, May 20-June 8, 2017. Education Mission June 9-June 28.  We will be staying at the Grace Center in Malawi, Africa working with orphaned and vulnerable children through Circle of Hope's orphanage, schools and clinic  $4000  Website
Mexico (Saltillo) World Gospel Mission Brianna Boggs brianna.boggs@asbury.edu, Asbury University, CPO 2561, Wilmore, KY 40390, 740.981.2958 June 6-16, 2017.  We will be staying with Mark & Serena Dunbar.  Throughout most of the week we will be doing construction on their church, Valle Verde.  We will also spend a day with the youth and young adults of the church, playing games, sharing testimonies, and more!  One day we will also explore a part of Saltillo and do some shopping and sight-seeing. $1730 Website
Rwanda (Kigali) Word Made Flesh Ashley Dickerson & Clint Baldwin
ashley.dickerson@asbury.edu
859.298.9322
Rwanda 2017 Discovery Team: Serve the marginalized in Kigali, Rwanda as you discover a new culture and experience what God is doing in Rwanda (May 8-21). $3200

Website

 

Trinidad (Port of Spain) Go International Caleb Hartley & Travis Spann
larrym@gointernational.org
859.858.3171
Spring Break 2017: It is an 8 day mission trip to Trinidad. We will work with kids, special needs kids, youth, at-risk youth, ministry to the elderly, sports ministry, and lots more. Plus a day at the most beautiful beach in the Caribbean! $1,160 plus airfare to Trinidad Website

Are you interested in posting your opportunity on our website?  Please complete this form.  We reserve the right to decide which programs to post.  Questions?  Please email: globalengagement@asbury.edu.  We look forward to hearing about your opportunity!

 

Connect with GEO: