Trip Dates:  August 12-18, 2017

Registration begins: Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Registration closes: Sunday, January 29, 2017

World Impact:  World Impact ministry, whether it occurs locally, regionally, nationally or internationally, is a tremendously rewarding way to extend God’s grace as we place others ahead of ourselves, and serve the Kingdom with a more global perspective.

Team Goals: This team is comprised of individuals who have experience in construction skills and/or a willingness to work under the direction of an experienced craftsman. This team will lay a new floor for the church and building that serve the Envision site in Los Angeles.

Mission Organization:   Christian & Missionary Alliance, Envision

Location:  Los Angeles, California

Housing:   Dorm housing and meals on site.

Transportation:  Airline or personal vehicle to CA followed by missionary vehicles or public transportation.

Cost:   $1000.00 plus travel meals
Includes: airline ticketing or gas monies, travel health insurance, Visa (trip specific), food, housing, ground transportation, project costs (supplies and materials), and Envision charges.

Fundraising:  All members participating in a World Impact Trip are required to send a prayer letter/email.  This may also help raise support for their trip expenses. If a team member receives contributions beyond their need, the extra monies will be used for other trip related expenses. 

World Impact “Mission Trip” 2017 Document List:   This trip will only require photo ID for flights.  Please carefully review the important checklist items and timelines noted below.  

Checklist: After confirmation of your selection on the mission’s team, you will receive a registration link by email to set up your SAC user account and password in the TouchPoint system. 

You will also need to complete a New Online Background Check Consent Form, if you do not have a current background check on file with SAC:

Financial Benchmarks must be reached as noted below, with final support fully paid by September 18, 2017.

If you are not using the SAC TouchPoint system for payments, please make checks payable to: Salem Alliance Church.

Completed information should be delivered or mailed to Susan White, Director of World Impact: (Salem Alliance Church; Attn: Susan White; 555 Gaines St. NE, Salem, OR 97301)



August 2016


Mission Trip Opportunities announced through Salem Alliance Church.

October 7 2016


Team informational meetings scheduled and application process begins.

February 2017


Team developing ministry; roles defined; fundraising on-going.
Prayer on-going and team meetings. 
Background check required. 


March 2017



Team meeting.


April 2017

Team meeting. 
Financial Benchmark #1 reached.
Extra travel plans turned in; tickets purchased. 

May 2017

Team meeting. 

June 2017

Team meeting. 

July 2017

Financial Benchmark #2 reached. 

August  2017

Team meeting (one week to departure).

Team Commissioning weekend, (5 services). 

August  2017 Departure 

Team depart at PDX.

August  2017


Team returns through PDX.  Return to Salem either pre-arranged as group or members may have family meet them at airport for return transportation.

September 2017

Within 30 days of return, team meeting debrief.

September 2017 Reconcilement


Within 30 days of return, all financial obligations have been met. 

Financial Benchmark #3 reached.