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IN15-101
Nagaland, India
January 18-31, 2015

Factory Construction. Two teams of 8-10 are needed to assist in the construction of a small factory for portable, gas-operated threshing machines. Teams will construct a thresher factory in Dimapur, Nagaland, India. The structure will be cement block with a tin roof, approximately 30’ x 60’. The October 2014 team (12-25) will primarily be involved in block laying. Team will need at least three knowledgeable block layers and several strong backs. The January 2015 team (18-31) will put the roof on, install doors, ect. 

Cost. The estimated cost of the trip will be approximately $2600 – 2800, depending on the cost of airline tickets at time of purchase This includes round-trip airfare to Dimapur, Nagaland, India, in-country transportation, lodging, meals, volunteer insurance, and Indian visa.

Teams: Each team will be comprised of 8-10 members, and will be filled with individuals from across the state. Applicants must be a least 21 years of age.

Participation: Those wishing to participate should do the following:
1. Complete the volunteer application form online and submit a $300 deposit to hold your spot on the team.
2. Have a current passport that will be valid at least six months after the date of travel.
3. The balance will be due on the day that tickets are ordered. NCBM Office will let you know when this will be. (Once tickets are purchased, they are non-refundable and non-transferable).

Health:  Team members must be in good physical health. This will involve some strenuous work. Anyone with a chronic medical condition should not volunteer for this project. The following shots are highly recommended: Hepatitis A and Tetanus. Tell your doctor that you will be traveling to the Nagaland region of India. He or she may suggest other shots.

Living and Working Conditions:  . Those participating in this effort must be very flexible. Travel, living, and working conditions will be difficult at times. The daily routine will be strenuous. While in Dimapur, the team will stay in a an Indian guesthouse or hotel and travel back and forth to the project site each day

Other:  Smoking, chewing tobacco, and drinking alcoholic beverages is highly offensive to Indian Christians. Team members must refrain from these activities while on this trip. 


IN15-101 Thresher Factory Construction
Project Sponsor Baptists on Mission
Project Partner India
Youth Project No  
Project Location Outside US  
Location Address Dimapur, Nagaland 27512
India  
Project Manager EmailMark Abernathy  
Contact Address 205 Convention Drive
Cary, North Carolina 27511  
Airport of Arrival Kolkata  
Alternate Airport  
Project Dates 1/18/2015 - 1/31/2015  
Flexible Dates No  
Individual Costs $0.00  
Individual Costs - Deposit $0.00  
Team Costs $0.00  
Optional Cost
Other Cost
This project has been reserved by Chad Lingerfelt. Only team members can sign up. If you have questions contact NC Baptist Men at 1-800-395-5102 x 5607 or mabernathy@ncbaptist.org.

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