El Salvador (Semillas de la Nueva Creación):
Location: San Salvador, El Salvador
Number of volunteer positions: Up to two
Expected length of service: Minimum of 1 year
Costs associated with the Cohort: Approximately $10,000 for one year
Purpose: To support Salvadoran local ministries in engaging the communities around them.
As part of the Cohort of Missioners, participants will have the opportunity to engage in direct service, a spiritual formation process, and a theological perspectives training.
Background on organization: Semillas de la Nueva Creación (Seeds of a New Creation) is a non-profit organization involved in ministry in El Salvador.
As part of the Cohort, participants will have the opportunity to engage in direct service, a spiritual formation process, and a theological perspectives training.
- An advanced level of Spanish is required
- Ability to work independently and engage in the community is necessary
- A desire to live in intentional community is helpful
- An understanding of Latin American culture, or a desire to learn about Latin American culture is necessary. It is indispensable that the person(s) be tolerant of the cultural differences between El Salvador and North America
Note: Additional costs may include: vaccinations, medical and travel insurance, personal funds. Fundraising assistance is provided by CRWM and ministry-related expenses are tax deductible.