October 20-28, 2023

The purpose of the trip is to provide meaningful care, instruction, and recreation for the children of missionary families who are gathering for a time of networking, skills building, fellowship, and spiritual encouragement.


$1500 + airfare

Trip Fees Include:
  • In-country room, board, & necessary expenses
  • Visa
  • Evacuation insurance, etc.
Application Due Dates
Application Due Dates Applications Open Now
Late Application Date: September 20 or when trip is full
Number Of children 7-10
Difficulty Rating
Difficulty Rating 4 out of 10

Details & Logistics

Accommodations, Food, and Transportation

  • Dorm-style housing at a Catholic conference center
  • Food provided
  • Transportation provided


Bogota’s October daily high temperatures are around 65°F, with daily low temperatures around 47°F. Rain is very likely.

Volunteers Needed


Health & Safety

Recommended Immunizations

  • Childhood Immunizations: MMR (measles-mumps-rubella; series of 2), DTP (diptheria-tetanus-pertussis; series of 5), varicella (chickenpox; series of 2), polio (series of 4)
  • Tetanus booster within the past 10 years
  • Annual Flu Vaccine (influenza)
  • Shingrix for shingles (if over 50 years old)
  • Hepatitus A (series of 2) & B (series of 3)
  • Typhoid
  • Rabies
  • COVID (Full vaccine series of 2 if Pfizer or Moderna plus booster recommended for all travelers 16 years of age or older

Covid Updates

For entry, you need to have proof of covid vaccination, or a negative covid test. This is not currently planned as a masking event; however, mask may be required on some flights.