Service Immersion Trips

Service Immersion Trips

“Education for Service, Justice and Peace”

Campus Ministry’s service program requires every student to complete annual service hour requirements. Chaminade offers students the opportunity to complete these requirements at our partnering local service agencies or attend any of the following Chaminade service opportunities:

Campus Ministry has organized the following service trips for the 2017-2018 school year:

·SPRING BREAK TRIP
Social Justice Experience in St. Louis, MO

(Monday, March 12 – Wednesday, March 14)

Cost: $50 per person
30 Service Hours
13-15 students

A group of Chaminade students and faculty spend three days doing service work in St. Louis. This past year, the group volunteered at St. Agnes Home, TASK, International Institute, and Food Outreach. Throughout the trip, the group is exposed to the different needs and injustices happening in St. Louis and they are challenged to reflect on ways they can care and support those people in need. Students will earn 30 service hours for your service.

· SUMMER TRIP
Urban Plunge in St. Louis, MO

(Monday, June 4 – Friday, June 8)
Non-overnight

Cost: $50
40 Service Hours
13-15 students

A group of Chaminade students and faculty spend five days doing service work in St. Louis. This past year, the group volunteered at St. Agnes Home, TASK, International Institute, and Food Outreach. Throughout the trip, the group is exposed to the different needs and injustices happening in St. Louis and they are challenged to reflect on ways they can care and support those people in need. Students will earn 40 service hours for your service.

·SUMMER TRIP
Service Trip in Ellington, MO

(Sunday, June 3 – Friday, June 8)

Cost: $325
50 Service Hours
10-14 students

During summer break, a group of Chaminade students and faculty partner with an organization, called Whole Kids Outreach, which is run by the Sisters of Notre Dame. Throughout the trip, the group participates in service projects such as playing with children, assisting with different work projects, and making home visits to local families. Students will earn 50 service hours for your service.

Applications for the Chaminade Spring Break and Summer Service Trips

For a Christian, everything can and should become a prayer. If we do everything for God, then everything becomes a prayer.

- Adele de Batz de Trenquelleon, 1815