Germany

 January 25 – February 2, 2018

Application Due Dates:

Early – September 2017

Late – November 2017

Difficulty Rating:

2 out of 10

Weather:

Average high is in the low 40s with lows in the 30s. Expect it to be wet this time of year.

Accommodations:

Nice Christian Conference Center near Frankfurt, Germany; shared rooms, standard western accommodations

Purpose of Program:

To provide meaningful child care for the children of missionaries who are working in sensitive contexts across Europe and West Asia during their annual Retreat and Branch Conference.

Number of Kids in Program:

6-8 kids ages 0-8

Country Description:

Germany is in Western and Central Europe. It is known for its food and contributions to the automotive industry. Frankfurt is the financial capital of mainland Europe and known for it’s innovative skylines.

Debriefing Activity:

Shopping at a local market; visit nearby castle

Trip Costs:

  • Flights (from the US approximately $1500 USD)
  • Refuge 139 Cost $1500 USD – (includes room/board, in-country expenses, visa, evacuation insurance)

Vaccines:

  • All Childhood Immunizations
  • DPT up-to-date
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B

Number of Volunteers Needed:

2

Additional Info.:

None