Zim Camp

An opportunity for youth in Western PA to witness the church, culture and history of Zimbabwe.

Despite difficult economic situations,  Zimbabwe's UMC has grown and their faith has stood firm. Zim Camp offers youth a chance to visit and fellowship with young people in Zimbabwe and help build relationships through assisting with District-to-District partnership projects, all in the spirit of Chabadza.

  2016 Dates: Leaving Pittsburgh, PA, July 19 - Returning to Pittsburgh, PA August 5

  Trip Cost: $2,500- This includes round-trip flight to and from Pittsburgh, Meals, Lodging and Transportation.

  Ages: 15-18

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Important Dates in 2016

  • Application Deadline: March 1, 2016
  • Skype Interviews- March 15, 16, 17, 2016
  • Orientation One - with parents: April 9, 2016- 2:00pm-5:00pm
  • Orientation Two: May 7, 2016- 9:30am-5pm
  • Orientation Three - with parents: July 9, 2016- 9:30am-1pm
  • ZimCamp Trip - July 19-August 5


For more information, contact:

Sandra Matoushaya
Zimbabwe Partnership Coordinator
724.776.2300 x249