Regional Mission Trip for Youth and Adults Next Summer
If you or a teen you know are interested in forming a group from UUCLB to participate, let’s talk! Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Do you have a passion for environmental justice?
- Have you been interested to partner with grassroots organizations to create a lasting partnership in solidarity with local communities?
- Have you ever wanted to make a real difference while learning hands on skills and concepts?
Pacific Western Region Justice Journey: Roots, Reflections and Relationships - An Environmental Justice Journey. A week long immersion experience focusing on Environmental Sustainability through service, learning, and through a meditation practice designed to be reflective and to sustain future justice work.
WHO: 25 multigenerational participants – youth (rising 9th – rising 12th graders), YA’s and adults. Families with youth, YA’s and adults welcome.
WHAT: The Pacific Western Region Mission Trip provides an opportunity to practice environmental sustainability in the unique permaculture urban garden at Throop, as well as a variety of community projects and events. In addition, the group will engage in centering meditative UU and Buddhist practices as developed by Rev. Jae Scott’s Mutuality Movement as a way to build a lifelong foundation for justice work and compassionate understanding.
WHEN: Saturday night, July 14 – Sunday afternoon, July 22, 2018
WHERE: Throop Unitarian Universalist Church, 300 S. Los Robles Ave. Pasadena, CA 91101
HOW: Register at https://register.pwruua.org/event-registrations/pwr-mission-trip/
Cost: $550.00 per person for 8 days.
All meals, lodging at the church, local transportation. (Air and ground Transportation to the Throop Church is not included.)
Leadership: Eric Bliss, PWR Youth Specialist, Rev. Jae Scott, Buddhist minister and UU Religious Educator, and Katie Covey
More Info: Visit https://www.uua.org/pacific-western/calendar/pswd/rore2-pwr-justices-journey?month=2018-07
Contact: Katie Covey, PWR Mission Trip Lead at email@example.com.