Ecuador Student Trip   Ecuador Student Trip

Trip Dates : June 17th – 28th, 2014

*Estimated Cost: $2500

Who may apply : Current 10 th  and 11 th  graders 

Team Size: 40

Team Leader: Ken O’Brien

Application (includes Mandatory Training Dates): Ecuador Application 2014

Parent Information Pack:  Ecuador Parent Packet 2014


Ministry Partner El Refugio , division of Youth World, International Teams (IT)


Trip Focus : El Refugio is a 350-acre Christian retreat and training center just north of Quito, Ecuador. It exists to be a training and retreat center for students and leaders and is intended to facilitate a deeper relationship with Jesus Christ though nature and outdoor adventure.

Our team stays at El Refugio and works on projects such as construction work, clearing trails, and ropes course elements. There is also an opportunity to host a Vacation Bible School for children in the towns nearby. 

For more information about Ecuador:  click here

To view updates from the trip visit our Ecuador Updates Page.

* The cost of this trip is partly funded through fundraising efforts and writing support letters.