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Build a house in Mexico….IN TWO DAYS!

If you’re looking for a way to help others, learn a bunch, and make the most of your time off, try this off-the-beaten-path trip. This group builds houses for very poor families in Juarez, Mexico. They have it down to a science and can throw up a sturdy, warm house in just two days! The family goes from living in a shanty made out of scraps of wood to a small but comfortable home where they can be out fo the wind, cold and dust. It’s an awesome experience with the added bonus of getting some perspective on our blessings. If you are interested, just visit This is one of those trips where you will feel like you’ve been away forever even though it’s only been a few days….in a real good way.