HABITAT FOR HUMANITY: KAUAI, HI

Work with an incredible team alongside Habitat for Humanity, a non-profit organization that partners with cities around the world to break the cycle of poverty. Play your part in building affordable housing for low-income families, bringing them hope for a brighter future in the town of Ele’ele. There is a massive project underway involving over 100 homes for families in need. The team will travel to the Kauai island, Hawaii for ten days with five of those days spent with the local Habitat for Humanity affiliate, assisting with their current projects. During the trip the team will have the opportunity to visit Waimea Canyon and hike the North Shore. There will be two separate trips to the same location; one in December and another in February.

DATES

  • December 10-20, 2019
  • February 13-23, 2020

*Note: The December trip will be a mixed group of students and staff from TWU's Langley and Richmond campuses. The February trip will consist mainly of students and staff from the Langley campus. 

COST

  • December trip: $1200 USD plus airfare
  • February trip: $1250 USD plus airfare

*These rates include accommodation, rental vehicles, fuel, groceries, and a donation to Habitat for Humanity. These rates do not cover meals at restaurants or personal purchases.

DEADLINES:

  • December trip: A non-refundable, non-transferable deposit of $500 will reserve you a spot on the team. Please submit deposits to Allan Kotanen by November 22, 2019. Full payment for the trip, made payable to TWU, will be due by November 30, 2019. Donation receipts will be issued. *Costs are stated in USD and a currency conversion rate will be determined in November.
  • February trip: A non-refundable, non-transferable deposit of $500 will reserve you a spot on the team. Please submit deposits to Allan Kotanen by January 15, 2020. Full payment for the trip, made payable to TWU, will be due by February 6, 2020. Donation receipts will be issued. *Costs are stated in USD and a currency conversion rate will be determined in January.

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Contact Us:

STAFF TEAM 

Allan KotanenDirector, Student Life | kotanen@twu.ca | 604-888-7511, ext 3889

Florence SongSmall Groups Intern, Student Life | Hayeon.Song@twu.ca

TWU Habitat for Humanity Trip Email:habitat4humanity@gmail.com

Office Location: Douglas Centre beside TWUSA. Mon-Fri 8:30-4:30, otherwise noted.