The Catholic University of America

Mission Dominican Republic

East Santo Domingo

Spring Break

Students serve for one week in Los Tres Brazos, East Santo Domingo where the Bernadine Franciscan Sisters have served for over 20 years. Students volunteer in an elementary school preparing and delivering lessons, as well as other ministries such as adult education and helping in a health clinic.
  
Cost: $1,200
Participants: 10
 
 
 
 

 

 

Mission Arizona
Spring Break

Students will volunteer with Maggie's Place, a community that provides houses of hospitality for pregnant and parenting women in need who in the greater Phoenix, AZ area. Volunteers will assist the various houses and spend time with the women and children in the facility.

Cost: $650
Participants: 15

 

Mission Dominican Republic
Cangrejo
Spring Break

Students serve with the Mustard Seed Communties of Cangrejo, Dominican Republic. Students will volunteer at Hogar Immanuel, which is home to 20 children with disabilites.

Cost: $1,200
Participants: 15 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 

 

 

Mission Belize
Summer Break

Students serve the community of Punta Gorda, Belize by tutoring at the local elementary school, St. Peter Claver, and assisting the community by working on small-scale repair and painting projects. 

This class is coupled with a 3-credit Theology Course that students take during the spring semester prior to mission. 

Cost: $1,400
Participants: 15

 

 

Mission Jamaica 
Spring Break

Students spend one week during spring break working at various ministry sites:  tutoring children, caring  for abandoned elderly and HIV/AIDS patients, and working with adults with disabilities in Kingston, Jamaica.

 Cost: $1,200
Participants: 20

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

Mission El Paso
Summer Break

Students travel to El Paso, TX and Las Cruces, NM as part of a border immersion mission experience. This trip includes visits to facilities that provide care and resources to immigrants while diving deeper into the issue of immigration.

This class is coupled with a 3-credit Theology Course that students take during the spring semester prior to mission. 

Cost: $1,400

Participants: 15