Frequently Asked Questions
OCBP is one month long from Friday, May 22nd to Saturday, June 20th.
$1,495. You will have help support raising as soon as you are accepted. A $200 deposit will be due upon your acceptance. It is required that you raise all funds before arriving on May 22nd. We will work with you in a timely manner on how to reach full support.
No. This year we have removed the job component. The time spent there will be full of leadership development, worship, fellowship, and sunshine!
We will have classes each week on various Christian topics and biblical issues taught by various speakers. You will be involved in a group meal and recreation times, worship and Bible studies. You will meet weekly for one-on-one discipleship with a CCO staff worker. You will receive a few books to read in preparation for what you will learn during the summer.
You should pack a blanket or bedspread, pillow, towels, toiletries, a swimsuit (or two), a few nice outfits for church, nice summer clothes for work, casual/play clothes, a sweater or jacket, an alarm clock, a Bible and a notebook. You may also find it helpful to bring a small lamp, and a small cardboard set of drawers, crates or a small trunk for storage. Feel free to bring sports equipment or games.
We will all live together in a large community house.
We all worship together at the First Presbyterian Church of Ocean City.
On average, 20 to 30 students and four to five staff members attend the Project each summer.