"Because of our abilities in football, my son and I have had many opportunities to serve together - but our trip with MGM stands at the top of the list."

— Leo Wisniewski, former NFL player, speaking of his trip with his son, Stefen, starting center for Penn State University


Rental Agreement 

If you would like to rent the MGM facility, click here to download the rental agreement.

What To Bring

Suggestions on what to bring on your trip:

  • Luggage weight cannot exceed 50lbs. for one checked bag. One additional carry-on is allowed.
  • Passport (required for travel to the Dominican Republic – allow 8 - 12 weeks for processing)
  • Bible Journal and pen
  • Camera/Video
  • Flashlight
  • Drink container in a zip-lock bag
  • 21 plastic plates, forks, and spoons (we have plenty of knives, so you don't need to bring any!)
  • Snacks
  • 2 twin size sheets
  • Anti-bacterial hand sanitizer
  • Dress: Gentlemen: Dress shirt, pants, shoes for church services; Ladies: Dress/skirt/culottes, shoes for church services (conservative shorts, short sleeve shirts for outside compound); For construction: Work gloves, hat, shoes, pants/shorts, shirts, Swim Suit (appropriate for a conservative culture)
  • 2 towels, wash cloth, soap and shower shoes
  • Personal toiletries
  • Insect Repellant
  • Sunscreen
  • Pepto-Bismol & anti-diarrhea tablets
  • Spending Money (for church offerings and souvenirs) (dollars will be converted to local currency in DR)
  • $10 for the fee required for entering the Domincan Republic. This fee is not covered by MGM.

Do not bring: Anything you would be worried about loosing or upset if damaged during travel

MGM Wish List

If you happen to have any of these items lying around the house or if you want to make a donation to the MGM compound, we would love it if you could bring any of the following items with you as well:

For the Kitchen:

  • Paper plates, plastic forks, and plastic spoons (we already have enough plastic knives to last us for quite a while!)
  • Large size pudding or Jello mix
  • Cake/brownie mix
  • Frosting
  • Chocolate chips
  • Peanut butter
  • Iced tea or Gatorade drink mixes
  • Purex HE laundry sheets
  • Hand sanitizer

For Village Care:

  • Bar soap
  • Washcloth or small hand towel
  • Any size/gender underwear
  • Flip-flops
  • Children's clothing