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New Mexico, USA - La Vida Mission

La Vida Mission exists to bring the love and gospel of Jesus to the Dine (Navajo)

La Vida Mission provides a K-12 school, Cafeteria, Community Services (food, clothing, etc), Healthy Lifestyle Training, Health Fairs/Expo, Bible Studies, etc.

More Info
  • Average Fundraising Goal: Prices may vary. ~$500. See Student Missions Office.
  • Timeline: Full year and semester options available. 
  • Location: 4 Corners area (Northwestern New Mexico – 56 miles south of Farmington) Check out the location on Google Maps!
  • Living Accommodations: stay in dorm with students or share staff house
  • Language: English (and Navajo)
  • Food: Cafeteria is open when school is in session for meals.
  • Requirements: No special skills needed, but if skilled workers are available we can use plumbers, electricians, auto mechanics, teacher’s aides, gardeners, carpenters.
  • Maintenance
  • Teacher’s Aide
  • Custodian
  • Rover (Helps out everywhere when others are sick or on vacation)


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Students gathered for a group breakout session
Construction of a new gym
Part of school and playground

La Vida Mission

Our Story

La Vida Mission's Website

Interested in La Vida?

Apply for your preferred position at least four months before you plan to serve, though spots may be available up until a month before departure.