HAITI - Kairos
May 17-26, 2021
Team participants travel to Pignon, Haiti and serve alongside our on-the-ground mission partner, Many Hands for Haiti, in several community service projects. Projects may include light construction, feeding programs utilizing Meals from the Heartland, hut-to-hut evangelism, Vacation Bible School programs, agricultural projects and community development work.
Trip Dates: May 17-26, 2021
Estimated Trip Cost: $2,200* (*not final trip cost due to airline price fluctuations and other factors)
Trips open to: Those attending Kairos in Ames and who are 18 and older may apply.
Application Deadline: Feb. 17, 2021
Note: For the health and safety of all, all proposed mission trips are tentative. Participants will be notified of any cancellations due to COVID-19.
Questions? Contact Global Missions Coordinator firstname.lastname@example.org or 515-222-1520.
How do we get there?
The team will depart from Des Moines and fly together into Cap Hatien or Pignon. Upon arrival, the team will be greeted by Many Hands for Haiti staff and taken to the Many Hands for Haiti campus.
Where do we stay?
Trip participants stay in a secured dormitory-style building on the Many Hands for Haiti campus in Pignon, Haiti. Bathrooms and showers are available.
What does the cost include?
The total cost covers airfare, food and lodging.
Passport, vaccination costs, food while travelling and souvenirs are additional.
What travel documents are needed?
A current U.S. passport is required. Visit http://travel.state.gov/passport for more information on acquiring a passport.
What immunizations do I need?
Currently there are no required immunizations for entry into Haiti. Please consult your physician on recommended vaccinations which may include Hepatitis A, typhoid and preventative medication for malaria. Click here for more info on recommended vaccinations.
When are payments due?
A $500 non-refundable deposit is due upon registration. Please note that two months before departure, at least 50 percent of the trip total must be paid. One month prior to departure, trip must be paid in full.