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 build relationships through assisting with District-to-District partnership projects, all in the spirit of Chabadza.

  2019 Dates: Leaving Pittsburgh, PA, July 22, 2019 - Returning to Pittsburgh, PA August 7 

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

  Ages: 15-18

Download the 2019 Application with FAQs


Important Dates in 2019

  • Application Deadline: March 1-- EXTENDED to March 15.
  • Skype Interviews- During March 5 and 7
  • Orientation One - with parents: April 13 1pm-3pm
  • Orientation Two: May 11
  • Orientation Three - with parents: June 22
  • ZimCamp Trip - July 22 - August 7
  • ZimCamp Reunion- September


For more information, contact:

Sandra Matoushaya
Missional Engagement Coordinator
724.776.2300 x249