Traders Point is currently working with nearly 50 strategic partners in more than 20 nations. Whether you are training teachers in Africa, feeding the hungry in Haiti, building homes in Mexico, or participating in creative outreaches in Nicaragua, we believe that you have an important part to play in changing the world.

+ 2014 Short-Term Mission Trips

+ Austria ($1,400)

Date: March 30 to April 11
Team Leaders: Greg and Karlene Kashman,

Trip Focus: Help to strategically invest in and launch leaders from Europe and Central Asia at Haus Edelweiss in Austria. Through our dynamic partnership with TCM (Training Christians for Ministry, the largest seminary in Europe) you will be able to serve in the following areas: administration, food preparation, guest services (housekeeping), grounds and gardens, and maintenance.

+ Estonia ($2,500)

Date: July 11-21
Team Leader: Denny Towles,

Trip Focus: FUSION Music Camp through Josiah Venture

+ Haiti ($1,600)

Date: February 14 to 22
Team Leader: Rick Berger,

Date: March 21 to 29
Team Leader: Vince Parker,

Date: June 13 to 21
Team Leader: Beckie Zachary,

Date: October 17 to 25
Team Leader: Mark Gibson,

Trip Focus: Come with us to bring HOPE to northeast Haiti! God is bringing light and touching hearts to this region of Haiti. The church in Haiti needs your help to complete new construction of mission facilities; to love on the children in the new orphanage; to serve on a medical or dental team; to share your skills to improve Haitian daily living; to strengthen spiritual growth of Haitian brothers and sisters in Christ. God is doing great things here. Come and join Him in northeast Haiti.

+ Ireland ($2,500)

Date: July 5 to 13

Trip Focus: Join us in pioneering sports ministry together with national churches and sports clubs, with the organization, Sports Quest. Sports Quest has been building bridges between churches and sports clubs over the last number of years and have opened doors to plant new sports camps. This trip will focus on basketball and golf camps primarily.

+ Jamaica ($1,800)

Date: January 4 to 11
Team Leader: Lynda McCollum,

Date: February 1 to 8
Team Leaders: Chad and Melanie Dumbris, ,

Date: June 14 to 21
Team Leaders: Sean and Kaleena White,

Trip Focus: Serve in partnership with CSI and RAISE Jamaica to build relationships in the name of Jesus in Jamaica! Focus of the trip could include construction work, farming, VBS, sports ministries, praise and worship, evangelism, and children’s ministry. Be part of something that is revolutionizing one of the poorest areas of Jamaica!

+ Kenya ($2,700)

Date: February 21 to March 3
Team Leader: Jon Huskins,

Date: September 6 to 17
Team Leader: Jim Baker,

Trip Focus: Travel with us as we seek to transform the urban poor in the Mathare Valley of Nairobi by building positive relationships with God’s people in the slum community of Bondeni. The focus of our trips will be leadership development, home visits, medical outreach, microfinance development, teacher training, Bible Bowl training, and visiting with TPCC supported schools and children.

+ Las Vegas, NV ($750)

Date: March 6 to 9
Team Leader: Dave Jamerson,

Trip Focus: Join us in working with our dynamic partner, Verve on the Vegas strip. During these couple of days the will be reaching out to the community through block parties and a variety of other ways, hosting meals for Verve families, and/or working on projects around the Verve building. Join us for a transformational weekend.

+ Mexico (Orphanage | $600 + Airfare)

Date: June 21 to 28
Team Leaders: Don and Kelly Keehner,

Trip Focus: This trip will partner with Back2Back, an international Christian organization that is dedicated to being a voice for orphans. During this seven day trip, you will visit and connect with children at various orphanages and assist in work projects. This is a great family trip!

+ Mexico (Building | $750 + Airfare)

Date: July 5 to 12
Team Leader: Jim McGhee,

Trip Focus: This trip focuses on touching the lives of families in Mexico at the point of their greatest need-by building homes. You will have the chance to understand the conditions of poverty through immersion. You will discover the profound simplicity of how to "love your neighbor"! This is family friendly trip.

+ Nicaragua ($1,500)

Date: March 8 to 15, August 2 to 9, and November 8 to 15
Team Leaders: Rod and Barb Duncan, ,

Trip Focus: Come partner with local churches to encourage and develop local leaders by coaching in areas of discipleship, marriage enrichment, parenting, spiritual disciplines, English as a second language, and working alongside the educational staff of Rey Solomon.

Date: May 20 to 27
Team Leader: Lynette Harker,

Trip Focus: If you are between the ages of 18 and 20-something, join the college-age group on one of its trips to help with building projects, interact with young adults and college students, deliver food to homes, and visit TPCC/NRN supported schools and children.

Date: June 21 to 28
Team Leader: Lisa Hurtubise,

Trip Focus: The special needs trips will focus on working with special needs children, parent support meetings, and delivering food and praying with families in their homes. Special education and health care professionals can support the Agape classrooms and teachers by helping with student consultations, teacher training, and other classroom and student support.

Date: July 11 to 18
Team Leader: David Cupp,

Trip Focus: If you love sports and helping kids, this is a great trip for you! On this trip you will help with running various sports clinics, leading young people in daily devotionals/Bible lessons, and more!

+ Panama ($1,200)

Date: February 20 to 27
Team Leaders: Rick and Letty Castor,

Trip Focus: Construction - Join us as we partner with Panama Christian Evangelical to reach the indigenous people (Guaymi, Panama) through equipping the local church, discipleship and addressing their physical needs. There is something for you to do regardless of your age or skills!

+ Poland ($2,900)

Date: May 24 to 29 and July 21 to August 5
Team Leaders: David Helm,

Trip Focus: Help facilitate the European Leadership Forum by equipping, encouraging, and strengthening local leaders and by doing so help them facilitate the renewal of biblical Christianity, the revival of the Church, and the re-evangelization of Europe. Over 670 participants from 39 countries attended the 2012 Forum. Forum volunteers fulfill a variety of roles. These range from picking up Forum attendees at the airport to running the bookstore to conducting interviews of scholarship recipients to being a room monitor for lectures and sessions to data entry. While job assignments are ultimately determine by need, we will attempt to provide you with tasks that fit your skills, personality and interests.

+ Serbia ($2,500)

Date: July 21 to August 5
Team Leader: Denny Towles,

+ Slovakia ($2,500)

Date: July 12 to 23
Team Leader: Denny Towles,

Trip Focus: Basketball Camp through Josiah Venture

+ Sweden ($2,500)

Date: July 4 to 13 
Team Leader: Paul Kobylarz,

Trip Focus: Join us in shaping the sports ministry culture in Sweden as we continue to help build relationships between churches and sports clubs in a country where combining church and sport was once forbidden. This trip will focus on multi sports camps such as fitness, street hockey, flag football, golf, tennis, and more!

+ Ukraine ($2,500)

Date: July 14 to 29
Team Leader: Denny Towles,

Trip Focus: FUSION Music Camp through Josiah Venture

+ Zambia ($2,975)

Date: March 6 to 17
Team Leader: Bryce Eaton,

Trip Focus: To continue support of Patson's ministry in various areas which may include: construction projects, women's bible studies, men's leadership training, children's ministry, community outreach activities and fellowship.

Download the 2014 Mission Trips Guide*

+ General Information

A nonrefundable $300 deposit is due with trip application and a copy of your passport two weeks after the trip call-out meeting.

+ Applications/Deposits Due

All trip funds are due 30 days prior to the trip departure date. The cost of passport is not included in trip price. Final trip prices will be announced once the group is ticketed.

Download a trip application

+ Short-Term Mission Trip Forms

*For an up-to-date list of 2014 trips, visit servingtheworld.org.