Contact: Brigham Dion 915.262.2884 firstname.lastname@example.org Position Description: As a Casas intern, you will work directly with families in need, other interns and available teams of volunteers as you build partnerships that give families homes and an opportunity to know the love of Jesus in a very real and tangible way. You will spend the first three weeks of your summer doing on-site training. After this, you will be partnered with other interns to build homes and lead available teams through the building process. When available, you will be guiding a team through the Casas por Cristo experience - helping them navigate the city they’re in, introducing them to the family they are going to serve, directing them through the building process, and problem-solving on the job site. You will also have the opportunity to share your testimony with your teams and other interns as you facilitate their mission's experience. There will be several weeks that you will not be leading a team of volunteers. During those weeks you will be partnering with your fellow interns to build a home for a family. The experiences you will have will be a tremendous opportunity for physical, emotional, and spiritual growth. Position Requirements: Maturity in Christ, be out of high school for one year, able to commit to a full three months of service with Casas, servant's heart, flexible, responsible, confident, self-motivated, and strong communication skills. Compensation details for this position: You are required to raise $4,000 for the internship. This cost covers your travel to and from the location where you will spend the summer, housing, vehicle, the building of homes, and other expenses. $3,000 of the total amount is due by May 1st. We also suggest that you raise or bring an additional $750 dollars for personal expenses. Start/End Date: May 9th thru August 2nd (dates can be flexible depending on school requirements.) Hours: 40+ per week. Location/Address: 7201 North Loop Drive El Paso, TX 79915 Other Pertinent Information:
We send interns to four different locations:
Juarez and Acuna, Mexico;
San Raymundo, Guatemala;
and Santiago, Dominican Republic.
Intern promo video: https://youtu.be/7ciCF4dFNQs
Casas por Cristo Mission Trips video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XLaONHUkYJ0
Summer Internship Information video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2tTi6kAPaQc