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Haiti VBS 2013

Be a part of this unique VBS and youth outreach team
as they return to Love A Child's campus outside of Port au Prince.
This will be an experience of a lifetime!

 

About the trip

This seven day trip will be a busy one.  Be prepared for heat and hard work.  This team will return for a second year to hold VBS for hundreds of local children.  The local language is Haitian Creole and we will work closely with translators for all outreaches. 

Check out this video from our previous trips to Haiti:

 

 

 

Saturday:  Upon arrival in Port au Prince, the Love A Child coordinator will meet and team and escort them to the Love A Child compound to get settled and a tour.

Sunday:  Church services with our hosts, Bobby & Sherry Burnette and time at the orphanage

Monday - Friday:  VBS program in the morning for 100's of children and different outreaches in the afternoon.  One afternoon/evening will feature a special youth outreach for the teenagers. The other evenings are spent at the orphanage and other local church gatherings and projects.

Saturday:  Pack your bags for return to USA

If interested, please sign up early, as this assists in team planning.

Things to know

Please familiarize yourself with Love A Child at www.loveachild.com.  Please read Sherry's Journal daily, as it will keep you up to date with the activities going on prior to the team's arrival.

Women are required to adhere to special wardrobe guidelines on this special trip.

Please wear a knee-length skirt, dress or culottes with your Love A Child t-shirt on flights in and out of Haiti.  Denim skirts are fine.

For teaching, please wear a knee-length skirt, dress, culotte or scrubs.

The following items may not be worn when teaching:  bermuda shorts, capris, sweatpants or jeans.

Please wear shoes with socks.

Your team leader will communicate any other wardrobe details/requirements.

Team information

Leader: Michelle Nipp

Meeting schedule:

Monthly Team Meetings will begin January 2012.

If you are considering this trip in any way, please complete the online application.   

Please be sure to list any special skills with children on the application.

Additional information

Please be aware that additional applications are required from our host, along with a notarized form.  These are available to approved team members.

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Trip type

Women, VBS, College 18+ and Adult

When

June 2013

Where

Port au Prince, Haiti

Price

$1,800*

Payment information

After acceptance, Application Fee $200 + passport due immediately

March 30, 2013 additional $1,100.00 due

May 15, 2013 final $500 due

 

*Includes airfare, visa, lodging, food, ground transportation & travel insurance. Cost may vary due to fluctuations in airfare.