mission-trip

Every year dozens of Westerners of all ages travel to Uganda to visit Juna Amagara. Some come because they are curious. Some because they want to paint or dig or build. Some want to teach skills or academics. Some want to preach. Some come for the adventure. Whatever else they accomplish while they are here, every one leaves the country touched by the breathtaking scenery, humbled by the joyful hospitality and inspired by having seen God at work in what is truly a Christian country. Come to Uganda.   Click on our International Mission Team Travel Packet for answers to virtually all your travel questions. Then check out the following dates for scheduled missions and contacts to join any team. Arrive with one team; depart with another. Stay two weeks or a year. We will meet you, welcome you and show you a world you have never known.

Mission Trip Schedule

Teams are forming for 2017. The organizations and individuals and groups that follow are all the travelers who have committed so far. Anyone wishing to travel to Uganda to work with Juna Amagara is encouraged to send a note to info@amagara.org. We can link you up with an existing team or schedule a time for you to visit. There is plenty to do from construction to teaching to tree planting to student mentoring to discipleship training and sports. Come to Uganda in 2017. We’ll be glad to see you.

February 9-19, 2017 – Carolinas Cornerstone Church of Fort Mill, SC sent a team to participate in opening ceremonies for the Mary Cox Memorial Primary School in Kayanja Village.  Nearly 200 children enrolled to attend this brand new school in its opening term.  Carolinas Cornerstone has adopted Kayanja as its missions destination in Uganda.  They are rapidly building strong friendships there.  For further information, contact jamieheck1@gmail.com.

May 17 – June 7 – Peggy Walding will lead a team to support medical missions and visiting sponsored children. The team includes medical personnel who will spend time at the HEAL Clinic in Rubanda. There is room on this team if you want to join. Contact Peggy via email at pwalding@ameritech.net

June 14 – July 6 – Ginny Barta will lead a team to assist with dental services and also to visit children sponsored by Crosswalk Community Church. There is room on this team. Contact Ginny Barta via email at: wrightvr@hotmail.com

July (dates TBA) – Kate Duff will lead a team from Village Bible Church of Sugar Grove, IL to visit more than 100 sponsored children in Juna Amagara communities throughout Southwest Uganda. There is room on this team. Contact Kate via email at: kate@kathleenduff.com

July (dates TBA) – Board Member Steve Waggoner will lead a team from central Illinois to the capital city of Kampala to support the work of our HOLD ministry with enterprise development, abuse counseling, men’s Bible study and orphan rescue. To join this team, contact Steve via email at: snrwagg@msn.com

July/August (dates TBA) – Board member Lee Mulder will lead a vision team from Amelia Island, FL to see the ministry in action, witness to school children and participate in several major events. This is a chance to beat the summer heat for climate relief on the equator. To join this team, contact Lee via email at: leechicago54@comcast.net

For more information or questions about teams or traveling to Uganda email info@amagara.org

Mission Trip Information

If your church or organization has five or more people who want to visit Uganda on dates other than those set above, please contact us at info@amagara.org . We will be glad to accommodate you.

Gifts to Juna Amagara, with an expression of a preference for short-term mission expenses, are tax deductible to the full extent allow by law. If the individual you are supporting is unable to participate in this planned ministry, your gifts will be used to support future ministry or the missions effort of others per the discretion and control of Juna Amagara Ministries.