Reaching the Unreached Tuvan Children & Dysfunctional Families: Russia

God is doing wonderful things among the least reached Tuvan nation. There is much more work awaiting us, we see plentiful harvest. And we invite you to come and support the vision of local church in reaching children at risk and dysfunctional families in nearby village. Why don't you become part of this?

The team in collaboration with the youth from the church in Kyzyl will run kids programs, soccer games, and visit poor families in the remote village like Kara Haak.

The price quoted here does NOT include the costs of flights and travel insurance, but does include a $150 non refundable deposit.
Dates:Wed 10 Jul 2019 – Tue 23 Jul 2019
Apply by:Mon 10 Jun 2019
Cost:800 NZD (participants from New Zealand)
single people welcome married couples welcome sorry, no families sorry, no groups

Ministry Details

The program begins with one day orientation, and finishes with a debrief in Kyzyl- capital of Tuva. Then your team will travel to Kara Haak village for the ministries.

Participant Profile

Willingness to serve whenever is needed, ability to work with children, youth, and dysfunctional families. Be flexible to live in very simple village conditions and be ready to help with cooking for the team.


In Kyzyl the team will be sleeping at the apartment, in the village you'll sleep in believer's house. Please bring your own sleeping bag and mat.


Good traditional Russian & Tuvan food. If you have any allergies please let us know.


Fly in to Abakan airport (ABA) anytime on the 10th July. Fly out from Abakan airpot (ABA) on 23 of July.


You should be in a good health.


You will most likely need a Russian visa. Please contact your local travel agency for more information.
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