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Middle East Refugee Trip#1 2020
Departure Dates*: 
Friday, June 5, 2020 to Sunday, June 14, 2020
Trip Meeting Dates: 
Thursday, May 14, 2020Thursday, May 21, 2020Thursday, May 28, 2020Monday, June 1, 2020
Est. Trip Cost**: 
Trip Status: 
This region has been torn apart by civil war and religious extremist violence. More than 400,000 people have been killed, 1.8 million have been wounded and more than 5 million have fled as refugees.

Our trip goals:

  1. Medical Clinic
  2. English Camp for Youth.  

We need physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, pharmacists, and other medical professionals, to form a medical team, as well as Arabic speakers to serve as translators.  Since the conflict began, we have sent medical teams to the region to help with the overall humanitarian and medical crisis.  We will work alongside other ministries that have a long-term presence in the region.  Keep in mind that we will be working, not in the conflict zones, but in refugee areas.

In addition, we will run an intensive English Camp for the refugee youth in a certain area, so we will need teachers and youth ministry workers.

Two major regional conflicts are causing terrible death and destruction across multiple countries in this region.  The Syrian Civil War has caused more than 400,000 deaths and more than 5 million refugees to flee their homes.  The rise of ISIS has caused the deaths of tens of thousands and displaced more than 3.3 million people in Iraq alone.

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