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Youth Missions International is dedicated to improving your mission trip experience. We train groups and individuals to do mission differently while empowering young Christian leaders who love to share Jesus.

Raising Trip Support

Raising Trip Support

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Raising Trip Support
Each Explore team member is expected to raise financial support for his or her trip. Does the prospect of this intimidate you? For most people it does. Still, the Lord uses this opportunity as a way of reminding you that He is the one sending you. It is also a great opportunity for you to grow in your faith.
- Trip Support is not just ___________________________. - You need support through ___________________ and _____________________.
- It is a __________________ _________________ to financially support those on mission.
Giving support is an act of _________________ that blesses the giver.
Your support is not __________ __________ __________.
Tips for Success
Develop a ___________________. Make a __________________. Who can you ask?
__________________ your appeal. Personal meetings and messages are key.
State your need as a ________________________. Consider including a suggested donation amount to make the trip cost more manageable.
____________. You should be the first one willing to support your ministry.
1. Craft and send your letter. - Use the sample support letter we sent as a guide - don't just copy it! Mail your letters - yes, using stamps and envelopes. 2. Send checks to Mission Differently. - You'll want to mail your checks in weekly, even if it's only a couple at a time. Download the Donation Log from Managed Missions and fill in all the information from each check. - Don't hold onto checks! Your donors need to have their checks deposited right away, and if we don't receive your support in time, your trip cost could go up! - Don't send cash! Instead, send a money order or deposit into your account and write a check, including the original donor information. 3. Send a thank you! - Remember, you're not just raising support, but building ___________________.