EVENT DETAILS

Prime Time Mission Trip
from April 24, 2018 12:00 pm     .     April 26, 2018 1:00 pm
PrimeTime Missions Trip to The Gleaners
April 24-26, 2018
Abbotsford, British Columbia

Cost:  $160/person
  • $25/person non-refundable deposit due upon registration.  Please pay on the District website (wapacnaz.org, select "resources", "giving portal" and follow the instructions.  Please select "PrimeTime Missions Trip").  Please call Sonya at the District Office, 360-489-1060 if you have any questions about online giving.
  • Remaining $145/person due by April 16, 2018.

Travel Schedule and Information:
  • Departure on Tues., April 24th  at 9:30am from the Puyallup Church of the Nazarene.
  • Pickup points along the I-5 corridor will also be arranged for designated churches.
  • We are staying at the Best Western Hotel and Conference Center in Abbotsford BC (bookings are set up for double occupancy.  You may choose your roommate.)
  • Tuesday lunch - we will be dining along the way.
  • Wednesday and Thursday mornings - Buffet Breakfast at the hotel is included with your registration.
  • Dinner on Tuesday and Wednesday and Lunch on Thursday is NOT INCLUDED IN THE COST OF THE TRIP.
The Gleaners is a Christian charity founded in 1999 with the purpose of making dried soup mix and apple snacks for the needy. 
On Wednesday and Thursday mornings we will arrive at The Gleaners by 8am.  Instructions will be given and we will start work by 8:30am.  The donated vegetables are chopped, cut and diced and placed onto pans that will go into the drying racks for 10 hours.  The dried vegetables are then ready to be made into soup mix.  About 14 million meals are shipped around the world every year!

Border Crossing Requirements:
As you know, border crossings in and out of the United States have become more stringent in the last few years.  You MUST have an enhanced driver's license or passport.  Border crossings can be long and tedious.  Please exhibit patience.

Please be sure to have your insurance card and other important information with you. It would be wise to have on your person your doctor's phone number and emergency contact information. 

FUN TIMES!
The afternoons are for rest and relaxtion. The hotel has two swimming pools and a health spa.  Ricky's Country Restaurant (located at the hotel) has a little gift shop and is a delightful place to eat. 
 

Related Forms:
PrimeTime - Mission Trip to the Gleaners

Event Contact Info:
Name: Jan Apps
Title: Director
Phone: 253-904-2964
Location: The Gleaners
Address:   Abbotsford
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