What is all included in the trip cost?
Airfare, transportation (in country or state), airport transportation, food (except in airports), lodging accommodations, translators, travel insurance, t-shirt, and visa cost (if needed for country)
What is NOT included in the trip cost?
Souvenirs, gas station snacks, passports (new, renewal or expedited), vaccinations, medications (Cipro or Malaria)
Are payments/contributions tax deductible?
Yes, providing the following information: full name of donor and mailing address
If team member is unable to go on the mission’s trip due to unseen circumstances are the contributions refundable?
No, all contributions are nonrefundable and nontransferable. They contributions will remain towards the general fund of the trip.
What are different ways to gather money towards a mission’s trip?
ALL CHECKS & CASH CONTRIBUTIONS MUST HAVE SPONSORSHIP FORM COMPLETED
Who can apply for a mission’s trip?
How will I know Lifepoint received my application?
You should receive an email within minutes of applying, confirming that Lifepoint has received your application. If you did not receive this email the application wasn’t submitted properly.
What happens to my application if the trip is full?
If the trip is full your applications go on a waiting list. If a space opens on the team you will receive an email to let you know. If a leader of another trip is still looking for people for to join the mission trip they are leading they may contact you to see if you interested.
Can I travel to another destination or stay longer at my destination?
No, for team unity and liability reason that all trip participants travel together
Where do I go to apply for a passport?
When do I need to renew my passport to go on a mission’s trip?
If your passport is expired or will be expiring within six months after your departure date. Please go here- https://travel.state.gov/content/passports/en/passports/renew.html
Can I apply for a trip with a non-United States passport?
Yes, you can apply to go. Additionally, you are responsible for finding out if you require an additional visa for the specific country of travel.