Uprooted is a 3 week learning tour to the northern and southern borders of Mexico for young adults (ages 18-25-ish). This learning tour is coordinated by MCC Alberta & Saskatchewan and hosted by MCC Mexico & West Coast.
Uprooted participants have the opportunity to:
- Travel intentionally with 8-10 young adults
- Explore themes of migration and peacebuilding with MCC and MCC partners
- Discover the impact of political decisions and grassroots initiatives
- Challenge understanding through new perspectives and faith formation
- Earn university course credit
Uprooted is available for course credit through CMU! "Migration, Displacement, and Refugees in Mexico & Central America" will be offered in Spring/Summer 2017 (See syllabus). Contact MCC to find out more.
$2,900 (Includes all cost: orientation in Calgary, international airfare, accommodations, in-country transportation and food. Fundraising is encouraged).
Receiving university credit for Uprooted requires extra costs:
$500 Accreditation, Instructor & Administrations Fee
Visit the Uprooted Blog to read about the 2014-2016 tours.
600 45 St W