"Jungle Aviation and Radio Service" 


Wycliffe International Bible Translation

Waxhaw, North Carolina


website: jaars.org



JAARS is the technical support arm of Wycliffe Bible Translators. Their North Carolina location is a large campus that allows for a variety of mission opportunities. Team members can make a significant contribution to the work of Bible translation around the world through working at JAARS.

Mission Details

General requirements include: having a seriousness of purpose, compatible personality, desire to promote and assist Bible translation, willingness to serve as needed, joyful attitude, and adequate physical health. High school students are welcome with parent or adult supervision.

Group size is usually limited to fifteen volunteers. All mission team members must have adequate health insurance coverage. Low cost, temporary insurance policies are available for those who are not covered by other insurance policies 

Housing takes place on campus at a reasonable cost. An RV park with hook ups is also available. Details will be decided upon as a group in the early planning stages of the trip. Additionally, several meal options are available to missioners. Food and transportation expenses will be worked out prior to mission travel.