SPRING BREAK MEMPHIS

PITT, CARLOW, CHATHAM


THE BASICS

When: Saturday afternoon, March 4

to Friday evening, March 10

Where: SOS in Memphis, TN

Deadlines: 

January 15, 2017, deposit deadline

February 12, 2017, remaining total due

Sign-up: Sign-up is now closed. If you are still interested in going, email h2o staffer, Randall Bonnell, randall.bonnell@reliant.org. 

Payment: Pay online by clicking here or scroll down for more payment options.

OVERVIEW

h2o is partnering with SOS (Service Over Self), an urban home repair ministry in Memphis, TN, that seeks to glorify God by proclaiming the gospel of Jesus Christ in word and deed. Every spring, college students travel from all across the country to partner with inner-city homeowners in making their homes warmer, safer, and drier. Through relationship building and home repair, you are invited to participate in the kingdom work of bringing renewal alongside SOS. Come serve in Memphis with h2o this spring break.

DATES

  • Leave Pittsburgh Saturday afternoon, March 4, 2017
  • Return to Pittsburgh Friday evening, March 10, 2017

COST

​​​​​​​The total cost is $325. The cost includes your  deposit, housing and meals at SOS.. If you have questions about the cost of the trip, email h2o staffer, Randall Bonnell, randall.bonnell@reliant.org.

  • Deposit: $50, non-refundable deposit due by January 15, 2017

  • Remaning Cost: $275, remaining cost due by February 1, 2017

  • Drivers Discount: There is a $50 discount for drivers. h2o will determine if we need your car. Priority will be given to cars that hold more people and are reliable.

    ?Scholarships are available, talk to email h2o staffer Randall Bonnell, randall.bonelle@reliant.org

  • Scholarships: If you can't go because of the cost, we have scholarships available, please do not hesitate to contact Scholarships are available, talk to email h2o staffer Randall Bonnell, randall.bonnell@reliant.org​​​​​​​.

TRANSPORTATION

h2o will organize a carpool to Memphis. We are in need of drivers, so if you able to drive, please let us know on the sign-up sheet. It is approximately an 11-12 hour drive.

LODGING

SOS provides safe and secure, gender specific dorms at their facility in Memphis, TN.

DAILY SCHEDULE

Other than travel days, each day at SOS involves heading to the worksite each day along with meals, a devotional time and chapel time. On Wednesday, 2:00 pm -10:30 pm is an open time where people can explore the city and go out to dinner together.

DEADLINES

  • January 15, 2017: Need to sign-up and pay $50 deposit is non-refundable and counts toward the total cost

  • February 1, 2017: Need to pay remaining $$275 for trip

LIMITED SPOTS

There are only 15 spots available for this trip, so make sure to sign-up and pay your deposit ASAP. Spots will be given out on a first come first served basis, so do not delay.

SIGN-UP AND PAYMENT

Secure your spot today by filling out our online sign-up form​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​. Please note that filling out the form only holds your spot; you still need to pay in order to attend the trip.. You can pay online here. You can also pay by cash or check (make check out to h2o Church) to any h2o staff member.

A CONTINUED PARTNERSHIP

This is the fourth year that h2o has gone to SOS. Throughout the spring break season, the same houses are worked on by the different college groups from all over the country.  Each SB crew works on a different part of the house and continues building relations with the homeowners. SOS has been around since 1986 and ministers to people in the city throughout the year.

QUESTIONS

If you have any questions about this trip, email h2o staffer, Randall Bonnell, randall.bonnell@reliant.org.