Do you have plans for Spring Break 2011? Do you want to travel, meet new people, serve others and immerse yourself in a different community?
We invite you*, your friends, classmates, students, group members, etc. to apply for the 2011 Spring Break Service Immersion Trips. The service immersions provide students the unique opportunity to work, live, and build relationships with over 12 marginalized communities throughout the United States and the Americas. You could spend your spring break working with people who are homeless in Washington, DC, helping rebuild New Orleans, learning about poverty and the broken education system in New York, learning about the Civil Rights Movement in Montgomery, Alabama, and various other endeavors throughout the East Coast of the United States.
This spring you could be immersed in communities within Washington, DC, Philadelphia, PA, New York City, NY, Montgomery, AL, Cranks Creek, KY, New Orleans, LA, and Okolona, MS. Come to one of the information sessions below to get an application and see how you can get involved! Priority application deadline is Nov. 19**!
Information Session Dates and Times:
Tuesday, November 9 @ 1:30pm CCM Lounge
Tuesday, November 9 @ 11:45 Loop Campus Lewis Center 1411
Thursday, November 11 @ 3:30 Student Center Rm 313
Sunday, November 14 after 9:30pm mass St. Vincent de Paul parish
Tues. Nov 16 @ 7:30pm Ray Meyer Fitness Center Rm. 135
Wednesday, November 17 @ 6:30 Vincent & Louise House
*If you have already attended an info session or have been on a trip, email firstname.lastname@example.org to get a returner application via email!
**You must attend an info session to receive an application. Final deadline: January 7, 2011.
See you soon at an info. session!
Service Immersion Team
To learn more:
Join: FACEBOOK: DePaul Service Immersion Central http://groups.to/umintrips/