STENDAL, Ind. – The 2015 Ilula Orphan Program (IOP) Volunteers In Mission trip to Ilula, Tanzania, will take place Dec. 29-Jan. 18, 2015. An extra week/s option is/are available for those who want to remain on the mission field longer or just to experience more of beautiful Tanzania.

Regardless of skill level, each participant will have an opportunity to work on the mission field. IOP has opportunities for health-related missions, i.e., nurses, medical doctors, dentists, optometrists, HIV Aids counselors and more.

Pastors will be given an opportunity to teach during the Pastors Retreat and Seminar. Participants will be given opportunities to work in construction, with computers, assist in the storage building, help sort contributed items, repair equipment, repair bicycles, or assist with tractor and farm equipment maintenance and repairs.

The estimated cost which does not include passport and immunizations is $3,400. Team leaders will negotiate costs for the extra week/s. Interested individuals are encouraged to register as soon as possible. $2,000 is needed immediately for flight reservations, insurance costs and basic fees. The remainder of the money is due by Nov. 24.

Please make checks payable to “Emerging Mission Ministries, Inc.,” note or memo Tanzania 2015 and send to Emerging Mission Ministries, Inc., First UMC, PO Box 116, Fort Branch, IN 47648 or Emerging Mission Ministries, Inc., PO Box 44, Stendal, IN 47585.

Those interested in participating on this VIM trip or need additional information, please contact at your earliest convenience, or call 812-499-3849 or 812-536-2332.