Holzhausen, Germany

Canceled due to Coronavirus Pandemic (originally scheduled for July 28 through August 5, 2020)

Application Due Dates:

We are no longer taking applications for this event. Please check back to see if additional events have been added to our events schedule.

Difficulty Rating:

2 out of 10


This is the warm season, with average daily high temperatures above 66°F and lows around 55°F.


Ka’rimu International Conference Center located in Holzhausen an der Haide, Germany.  Shared rooms, standard western accommodations, meals provided on-site.

Purpose of Program:

To provide meaningful child care for the children of missionaries serving across Europe and West Asia during their orientation and training program.

Number of Kids in Program:

Expecting nine elementary-age children

Country Description:

Germany has the largest population of any EU country.  Its territory stretches from the North Sea and the Baltic in the north to the Alps in the south and is traversed by some of Europe’s major rivers such as the Rhine, Danube and Elbe.  Germany is a federal republic.  Holzhausen is located in western Germany.

Debriefing Activity:

Shopping at a local market, visit nearby castle, etc.

Trip Costs:

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


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

Number of Volunteers Needed:

Six (6)

Additional Info.: