Transform 2019 - Serbia Refugee Ministry: Serbia

“Transform 2019 (www.om.org/transform) is a unified effort around the Mediterranean to create momentum for the gospel by mobilizing people and training them in telling their personal God story.”
In Serbia you will be supporting the team by providing relief for refugees.

On a highway near the border of Croatia, OM is providing help for the refugees in the One Stop Center "Adaševci" with their ‘Tea Tent’ and the camp laundry. You will be involved in providing drinks in the OM tea tent, keeping the tent area clean, working in the camp laundry, socialising with refugees, and sharing Christ’s love with them while respecting the rules of the camp.


The price quoted here does NOT include the costs of flights and travel insurance, but does include a $150 non refundable deposit.
Dates:Sun 14 Jul 2019 – Sun 28 Jul 2019
Apply by:Wed 15 May 2019
Cost:1,230 NZD (participants from New Zealand)
Ages:18-60
single people welcome married couples welcome sorry, no families groups welcome

Ministry Details

8th to 13th July 2019 - central conference in Athens, Greece
13th July 2019 - travel from Athens to Šid, Serbia – participants should fly to Belgrade (to be confirmed)
14th - 28th July 2019 – Šid, Serbia

Participant Profile

Should be flexible, have the ability to work in teams, easily adaptable to new circumstances, heart to serve and work among Muslims, and is able to work under the authority of the local government.

Accommodation

This will be in a local church, sleeping on mattresses on the floor or couches. You need to bring sleeping bags and towels

Food

Meals are not provided. There are very cheap restaurants, supermarkets and bakeries on every corner. You can estimate an average of 8-10€ per day. There is a kitchen in the church to cook in.

Travel

You will need to organise your flight to Athens for the conference, then from Athens to Belgrade (BEG) (to be confirmed). You can fly out of Belgrade at the end of the outreach.

Health

Participants are expected to be stable and physically, as well as mentally able to fully participate in relief activities.

Visa

Anyone with a European passport, not needing a visa for EU countries, or in possession of a Schengen visa can enter Serbia. Otherwise we are not able to provide an invitation letter for visas. Please check with your home office for more information.

Notes

The Conference costs is 280€.

Costs for the outreach is 350€ which include transport from the Airport in Belgrade to Sid.

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NZ Residents please contact us at info.nz@om.org.

People from other countries please contact your local OM office

All prices for short-term trips outside of New Zealand are listed in $NZ. Airfares and travel insurance extra.