“The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he has anointed me to bring glad tidings to the poor.
He has sent me to proclaim liberty to captives and recovery of sight to the blind, to let the oppressed go free"
Our Mission is: to offer a compassionate, meaningful and transforming service experiences. Inviting students to think about how God acts through everyone to shape the world.
Whenever EIU's on break, the Newman Community offers a mission trip. You can serve others and work for justice and peace.
Our mission trips have extended throughout the U.S., to Mexico, and to Haiti.
ASB in MEXICO CITY Application due on October 15th, 2018
ALTERNATIVE SPRING BREAK 2019
Hope of the poor: https://hopeofthepoor.kamped.com/
Applications click here
ALTERNATIVE SPRING BREAK 2019 U.S. sites
Date: March 10-16, 2019 *Dates may vary according to the site.
More information about the site:
BIG OAK BOYS RANCH - Gadsden, AL
Big Oak Ranch exists to meet the needs of abused, neglected and abandoned children by giving them a solid, Christian home and a chance to realize and fulfill God’s plan for their lives. https://www.bigoak.org/about/history/
CHRISTIAN APPALACHIAN PROJECT - McKee, KY
Christian Appalachian Project’s mission is building hope, transforming lives, and sharing Christ’s love through service in Appalachia.
CATHOLIC CHARITIES - Baltimore, MD
Inspired by the Gospel mandates to love, serve and teach, Catholic Charities of Baltimore provides care and services to improve the lives of Marylanders in need. https://www.catholiccharities-md.org/list-of-services/
HUBBARD HOUSE - East St. Louis, IL
Our Program advances the dignity of the human person through compassionate response to human needs, advocacy for justice, and the empowerment of individuals and families to reach their full potential.