Team members and resident from Garden Spot Village helping to install flooring in house on Travel With Purpose Mission Trip with Garden Spot Village.

Photo Credit: Gavin Sauder at Tarboro, North Carolina

Travel with Purpose in North Carolina

By Gavin Sauder on October 12, 2018 - 8:09am | Garden Spot Village | Travel With Purpose

This short film shares the story of a Garden Spot Village Travel with Purpose trip to Tarboro, North Carolina in the spring of 2018. Fourteen residents, staff and family members volunteered with United Methodist Volunteers in Mission for a week, helping to rebuild homes flooded during Hurricane Matthew in October 2016.

This film was featured in the Fall/Winter 2018 issue of Destination Magazine. To read more about the Travel with Purpose trip to North Carolina, visit: gsc.gl/dMYEmCyW



Featuring: Don Aldrich, Lois Aldrich, Fannie Dobbs, Kyle Dobbs, Carlton Dodge, Linda Dodge, Jee Hyun, Eun Hee Jang, Pastor Mike Remel, E.J. Rittersbach, Carina Sauder, Gavin Sauder, Chet Yoder, Lloyd Ziegler
Filmed on location: Tarboro, North Carolina
Produced by: GSC Creative Team
Art Director: Gavin Sauder
Director of Photography: Gavin Sauder
Script Supervisor: Scott Miller
Narrator: Juanita Fox
Editor: Gavin Sauder



Lloyd Ziegler cutting a piece of flooring with a saw
EJ Rittersbach painting house on mission trip with Garden Spot Village


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Gavin Sauder
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Garden Spot Communities
Gavin is a commercial photographer and filmmaker with over 15 years of experience in video production. He captures and tells the inspiring life stories of people who live and work with purpose in community at Garden Spot Communities. When he's not behind the camera or editing photos, he enjoys spending time with his family, playing guitar, and enjoying the outdoors.

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Gavin is a commercial photographer and filmmaker with over 15 years of experience in video production. He captures and tells the inspiring life stories of people who live and work with purpose in community at Garden Spot Communities. When he's not behind the camera or editing photos, he enjoys spending time with his family, playing guitar, and enjoying the outdoors.

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