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Base Camp

I firmly believe that iGo’s best asset is their teaching and training. It not only impacts your cultural adaptation and spiritual life overseas, but the intentionality of your life wherever you live.

Jordyn P

The name Base Camp comes from mountain climbing. Before climbing a large mountain, climbers spend a significant amount of time near the base of the mountain to prepare, train, and get acclimated to the elevation. Similarly, iGo requires all trip participants to participate in a stateside training, called Base Camp, prior to departure. This training is a key part of the iGo experience and focuses on spiritual preparation, cross cultural training, and team building.

Volunteers Needed!

Volunteers play a very important part in making the Base Camp weekend successful. Interested in dressing as an iGosian or helping with the other simulation experiences? We need volunteers for each Base Camp!

If you’re interested in volunteering, click the button to the right to register. We will be in touch with you regarding Base Camp Volunteer details. If you have any questions, you can contact us at volunteer@igoglobal.org.

2017 Base Camp Dates

  • Alpha: June 16-17 in Denton, TX
  • Bravo: July 7-8 in Denton, TX
  • Training Weekend: July 21-22 in Plano, TX

(Once you’ve registered to volunteer you’ll receive more information about times and locations.)

What to help out at LaunchBox? Click here to get the info & dates!

2018 Base Camps

Participants of 2017 iGo Global trips should have received a Base Camp Travel Packet that contains all the necessary information for your assigned Base Camp. Locations and arrival times for participants and their families are listed below. Please note: There will be an information meeting for parents/guardians and a time of praying and commissioning before Base Camp begins that we encourage friends and family to attend.


Camp Copass: 8200 E. McKinney St, Denton, Tx 76208
Participant Check In: Saturday, June 16th at TBD
General/Parent Meeting: TBD


Camp Copass: 8200 E. McKinney St, Denton, Tx 76208
Participant Check In: Saturday, June 7th at TBD
General/Parent Meeting: TBD