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Mission Trip/Pilgrimage

Senior Pilgrimage to Rome
The Senior Pilgrimage to Rome will not be happening in 2022 due to COVID-19. It is our hope that we will be able to offer this trip again in 2023.
Jerusalem Farm
Spring break 2022, we will be doing a joint Junior and Senior Mission Trip. The trip will go to Jerusalem Farm located in Kansas City, MO. Jerusalem Farm is a Catholic intentional community located in Kansas City, MO. Built on the four cornerstones of Prayer, Community, Service and Simplicity, Jerusalem Farm strives to transform lives through service retreat experiences, sustainable living, and home repair. Jerusalem Farm requires all participants to be vaccinated.
Dates: Sunday, March 13 at 6:30 pm through Saturday, March 19 at 10:00am
Cost:  $375
Location:  Jerusalem Farm in Kansas City, MO
This year for our Sophomore Mission Trip we are doing a local “Mini Mission.” We will be staying at the St. Francis Prayer Retreat Center in Independence, MO.  This will be three days and two nights of local service. We will be serving our local community through different service projects.
On March 13, we will meet at 10:00am at Saint Thomas Aquinas, we will be participating in Sunday Mass together at the St. Francis Center at 11:30am. Students will need to be picked up at The St. Francis Prayer Retreat Center, 2100 North Noland Rd. Independence, MO 64050 at 8pm on March 15. 
This will be an amazing opportunity to serve our local community. We will be working with the nuns at the St. Francis Prayer Center as well as going out into the community helping those in need right here in Kansas City. 
Dates: Sunday, March 13 10:00am- Tuesday, March 15 8:00pm
Cost: $200
Location: Franciscan Prayer Center, Independence, MO