July 1-16: DR Mission Team Serving in La Romana
The 2016 Dominican Republic Mission Team, made up of 145 volunteers from 7 different states and 31 different churches, is serving in La Romana from July 1-16. Here are the different trips:
• Week 1: July 1-10 (91 people)
• Week 2: July 8-16 (35 people)
• Two Weeks: July 1-16 (12 people)
• DRMT Lite: July 8-13 (10 people)
While serving in the DR, different teams will be working each day to help the very poor, including groups providing medical clinics, construction at the Joe Hartman School (kitchen project), educational programs, construction in Batey 50 (house, playground, solar panels, etc.), evangelism, food distribution, and much more. In addition, all 145 volunteers will be celebrating the completion of the "Fifty for 50" project in Batey 50 on July 9, where all shacks have been replaced with new homes, a sustainable garden has been developed, a new school is built and running, a new church was constructed, and biosand water filters have been installed in all homes.
Follow along by searching the hashtag #DRMT16 or visiting the DRMT social media feed.