summer 2014 international service & ministry teams
70 students! 15 teams! 13 countries! Click here to read team summaries
For over a decade , Emmaus Road has sent out student teams to partner with full-time service and ministry partners around the world. This summer alone, Emmaus Road will send students to China, Nepal, Japan, Uganda, Turkey, Israel, Indonesia, Guatemala, Bolivia, Madagascar, the Philippines, Taiwan & S. Korea!
These summer service projects have resulted in intimately connecting Westmont students with our long-term partners around the world and challenging students to intersect giftings, passions, and study with a life of thoughtful service & ministry both at home and abroad.
In the summer 2013, 71 students on 14 teams were sent this summer to MADAGASCAR, GUATEMALA, BOLIVIA 1, BOLIVIA 2, SPAIN, ISRAEL, UGANDA 1, UGANDA 2, NEPAL, CHINA, JAPAN, the PHILIPPINES, TAIWAN, S. KOREA, & INDONESIA . Click country names above to read summer blogs! NOTE: China and Indonesia team blogs by invitation only.
In the summer 2012, 71 students on 12 teams were sent to GUATEMALA, BOLIVIA 1, BOLIVIA 2, SPAIN, ISRAEL, UGANDA, NEPAL 1, NEPAL 2, CHINA, JAPAN 1, JAPAN 2, & INDONESIA . Click country names above to read summer blogs! NOTE: China & Indonesia team blogs by invitation only.
global focus week summary & resources
For further study and reflection, click here for book recommendations from GFW 2012.
During the academic year, Emmaus Road - in partnership with the GFW advisory board - facilitates hosts, and oversees Global Focus Week. GFW is a full-scale event on campus seeking to both explore complex global issues as a community and promote awareness and thoughtful response both locally and abroad!
Last year, Global Focus Week focused on Wealth and Poverty both at home and around the world. Click HERE to see a summary of the week.
Next year's GLOBAL FOCUS WEEK 2014 theme will be unveiled Fall semester, 2014. Stay tuned!
spring finals week survival kits
Don’t let your son or daughter be overwhelmed by the stress of finals, let the Emmaus Road program help! Purchase a Finals Week Survival Kit and have it delivered directly to their room. The Emmaus Road student teams will deliver care packages FULL of fresh fruits and other therapeutic treats to your student's room as an encouraging reminder that you're thinking of them during this busy time. By ordering a care package, you will both brighten your student's week and simultaneously support summer 2014 Emmaus Road teams!
Simply order a Final Exam Survival Kit here by following the online payment instructions. Please include a personalized message to your student in the space provided and a personalized note will be delivered with the care package on Study Day, Friday, April 25, just before the start of exam week.
Orders must be placed by midnight on Wednesday, April 24, 2014!
Our teams look forward to delivering a survival kit for you!
support emmaus road summer teams
Emmaus Road summer teams are funded in large part through the generosity of people like you. If you would like to support this year's teams, please go to the giving site and click on "Emmaus Road " when prompted.
Student Leadership Team :
Phone: 805-565-6800 (office)
Assistant Director of Campus Life
for Mission & Ministries (Global Outreach & Community Engagement)