The Rush Hill Community Church recently sent 20 youth and adults on a mission trip with Group Workcamps.
The group arrived in Buffalo, New York on July 1 and departed on July 7, 2012.
The group scraped and painted houses and rebuilt porches while in New York.
The camp had youth and adults from 11 states and 1 Canadian province in attendance. There were 327 campers that performed over 3,000 hours of community service in Buffalo during the week.
The group attended worship services every morning and evening, as well as holding devotions at their worksite during the day.
This makes the sixth year the Rush Hill group has participated in a Group mission trip. On their afternoon off, July 4, the group was able to ride the Maid of the Mist at Niagara Falls.
The group attending this year was Sherry Sonwalt, Diane Hagedorn, Haley Rutherford, Savanna Buck, Jordan Hagedorn, Alex Hobbs, Sam Hobbs, Kristin Rutherford, Maddie Carroz, Kim Hurd, Scott Hobbs, Paige Curtis, Bonnie Wilson, Amber Stumpe, Kyle Curtis, Sean Wilson, Justin Durham, Justin Hagedorn, Haden Hobbs, and Samuel Lee.