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  • Locations: Austin, United States; Dallas, United States
  • Program Terms: Spring Break
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring Break 2019 02/28/2019 ** Rolling Admission 03/15/2019 03/24/2019

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
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Deposit: 100
Program Description:
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Austin, Texas – Mobile Loaves & Fishes
 
Program Overview: 
Theme:  Homelessness: Shifting the paradigm in understanding what it means to be "home".

You are invited to join a group of students to see firsthand the power of community. We will work alongside the Mobile Loaves and Fishes Ministry. You will have the opportunity to have your hearts, minds and hands be engaged with learning the meaning of "home". Complementing its truck ministry, Mobile Loaves & Fishes is also the visionary behind Austin’s innovative Community First! Village — a 27-acre master planned development that provides affordable, permanent housing and a supportive community for the disabled, chronically homeless in Central Texas. Additionally, Mobile Loaves & Fishes’ Community Works program provides micro-enterprise opportunities that enable formerly homeless men and women to earn a dignified income, develop new skills and cultivate enduring relationships as they take part in a restorative journey home. 

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Video: http://mlf.org/community-first/
Website: http://mlf.org
 
Location: Austin, Texas
Program Dates:  March 15-23
Cost: $550 (Includes lodging and food)
Transportation: Road Trip in a Hope College Van

Important Dates: 
       
    Applications Open: 
            Payment Dates:
                  **Registration is NOT COMPLETE until the NON-REFUNDABLE
                  DEPOSIT of $100 has been paid.
                - 1st Payment Due: $100 (Deposit at sign-up) Monday, October 15
                - 2nd Payment Due: Friday, December 7
                - 3rd Payment Due: Balance Due Friday, March 1

**Cancellations forfeit any refund.
             
Scholarship Information: Email Nancy Smith (smithn@hope.edu)