Mission Trips 2014

Dominican Republic
May 19th through May 24th, 2014: Work with Altagracia Zapata Foundation in Baní, Peravia, D.R.
May 19th- Travel to D.R.. Arrive at Hotel, Orientation.
May 20th- Sport Clinics with Coaches and players from the 35 Baní Area Schools. Dental Hygiene Clinics for kids.
May 21st- Sport Clinics with Coaches and players from Guayacanes. Dental Hygiene Clinics for kids.
May 22nd- Sport Clinics with Coaches and players from the Baní. Home Add-On Remodel for Casildo Family.
May 23rd- Home Add-On Remodel for Casildo Family. R&R.
May 24th- Return to U.S.A.

Mexico
July 28th through August 6th, 2014 (Dates may change to July 17-26, 2014)
Sport Outreach Tour with Women's Basketball Team from Utah State University.
Trip Highlights:
Tour Games in Mérida, Cancun, and Playa Del Carmen against Mexico Women's U-23 National Team and Regional Teams from Mérida, Mexico coached by Luis Palomino.
Direct Several Basketball Clinics for youth in the region.



HIGHTLIGHTS FROM PREVIOUS TRIPS

Dominican Republic Trip May of 2013 with Texas Woman's University Students

We want to thank everyone who was apart of the TWU 2013 Trip to the Dominican Republic!
(See list of participants on the 'Trip Participants' page)

2013 Trip Details: May 24th through May 31st, 2013

13 People from the U.S.A. participated in this trip, 10 of which were TWU Students.

180 donated volleyballs and basketballs were taken to various schools' physical education programs in the Dominican Republic.

We conducted 9 different sports clinics in 4 days

ORIENTATION

Group Photo of everyone on the beach @ Playa Esmeralda
First group meeting to discuss the week's schedule and events
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from left to right:
Lateah Lucero, Claudia Alvarado Juarez,Emparatriz Torres, Krystal Paul, & Meredith Hicks

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1 0ut of the 9 Basketball/Volleyball clinic Locations we worked in the D.R.

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Colleague that assisted us on this trip: Dr. French
On left-bottom corner with White TWU t-shirt

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Charles Schultz was a great leader for the
basketball clinics!
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Basketball Clinic
A light shower/mist surrounded us towards the end of the clinic-- was nice and refreshing :)
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We want to say thanks again to everyone involved in making our 2013 Dominican Republic trip such a successful, unique, and productive journey !!!