Join us for the Sintaro Team Update on Sunday, March 26
The most recent CPC team has returned from an impactful week in Sintaro.  Come and hear how God is at work in the village and in the hearts of our team members.  Sunday, March 26, Rm 20 (Downstairs, Student Ministry Bldg.) 10:20am – 11:20am


Informational Meeting for the upcoming July trip - Sunday, March 26
There will be an informational meeting for anyone considering being a part of the next team going to Sintaro (the next team trip is leaving July 20th ).  The meeting is March 26th, from 11:30-12:30, directly following the Sintaro Trip Summary meeting (10:20am-11:20am) given by the team which recently returned from the village.  Both meetings will be held in room 20.


Trip Summary – July 2016

  • Hope school kids receiving a GREAT elementary education (up to 3rd grade now)
  • Clean water having a HUGE impact
  • Operational challenges being worked on
  • WASH awareness and education improving in the village
  • New health initiatives planned but first need to see improvements with our health post operations


Next Steps

  • New part-time Hope administrator starting for Sintaro, which allows us tighter management of projects & priorities, such as…
    • Looking into the costs of improving the road into the school
    • Testing buildings already wired for solar and developing cost estimates for providing solar/night education classes
    • Survey of women to determine interest in midwife program
    • Helping the water committee to operate better
  • 2nd phase of school building program (grades 5-8th) needs to start sometime next year
  • Requires more land from the local government

Things to Take Note Of…

Future trips planned:

July 20th-30th, 2017

Helpers needed for:

  • Child sponsorship assistance
  • Photo/Video organizer (librarian?)
  • Communications coordinator



To keep up on the team's updates while in Sintaro, 




The next team going to Sintaro Village, Ethiopia will leave July 20th and return July 30th.  The team will focus on health and spiritual priorities to children and adults.  Please contact Gary Taggart at ‘ ’ to learn more.