Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
April 14 – 22, 2018
Application Due Dates:
Early – October 2017
Late – January 2018
7 out of 10
Expect highs in the mid-70s and lows in the lower 50s with some rain.
SIL Guest Houses – Simple housing with shared rooms, flushing toilets, hot showers; internet is available but unreliable
Purpose of Program:
To provide meaningful child care for the children of missionaries during their annual Retreat and Branch Conference
Number of Kids in Program:
10-13 kids; ages 0-08 years
Ethiopia, Africa’s oldest independent country is situated in the Horn of Africa. Addis Ababa is located in the center of the country on a plateau which is surrounded by hills and mountains.
- Flights (from the US approximately $1400)
- Refuge 139 Cost $1500 – (includes room/board, in-country expenses, visa, evacuation insurance)
- All Childhood Immunizations
- Hepatitis A
- Hepatitis B
- Yellow Fever
- Malarial preventative medicine
Number of Volunteers Needed:
Dirt roads and uneven surfaces make it difficult for those with mobility challenges. Those with food allergies or special diets may want to bring their own food or decide to choose another trip.