Christmas in eSwatini, Project Canaan Service Trip - November 23rd -  December 3rd, 2019

This team will spend the week getting a closer look at the many growing and valuable projects taking place on Project Canaan and in the surrounding communities.  Extended time will be spent serving and interacting with the children, as well as visiting the Khutsala Artisan Shop.  A homestead visit in the community for food distribution will take place as well as an afternoon safari/shopping trip.  The team will also be helping prepare Project Canaan for Christmas (making cookies, decorating, preparing for the children's Christmas pageant, etc.)

The trip cost will include the ground costs of $2,075.00 PLUS the airline ticket cost if you are booking your ticket through Heart for Africa.  Trip cost below reflects total cost with airfare.  To make arrangements for flights (including flights into the departure cities below) please contact Volunteer Coordinator Sarah Windham at after you register for the trip.  

If making your travel arrangements through Heart for Africa, you will depart the United States on November 23rd and arrive in Johannesburg, South Africa on November 24th.  At the conclusion of the trip, you will depart South Africa December 2nd and arrive in the United States on December 3rd.  

*Please note:  The cost with airfare is based on our blocked seating rate with the airlines.  Volunteers must register with air by August 16, 2019 in order to get the blocked seating rate.  For registrations after this date, we will book individual tickets at the regular published fare at the time.  If we do not have more than ten people sign up with airfare by August 16, 2019, we cannot keep our block and we will need to book individual tickets.  The total trip cost my change according to airline rates at the time.

Self Bookers (No airfare through Heart for Africa)

If you are self-booking your own airfare, you will need to coordinate your arrival and departure in South Africa with Heart for Africa in order to join the rest of the team.  Please contact Sarah Windham with your travel arrangements before they are booked/finalized.

Please include in the "I'm traveling with:" field on the registration form any notes for Heart for Africa.

The costs of the trips include lodging, meals, supplies, ground transportation, administrative fees and airfare (if you have elected for Heart for Africa to arrange the air portion of your trip).  Due to cost and exchange rate adjustments, any remaining funds will go toward general support of the mission.

Trip Details

Travel Dates:
November 23, 2019 to December 03, 2019
Trip Cost:
City of Departure Airline Available Seats Total Cost
Atlanta Delta 0 $3,630
Chicago Delta 0 $3,340
No airfare through Heart for Africa None 0 $2,075
St. Louis Delta 0 $3,690
Toronto Delta 0 $3,800
Toronto 2 Delta 0 $3,465
Funding Deadlines:
You may register today with a deposit of $250
First Funding Deadline:
Account balance of $1,000.00 no later than July 26, 2019
Second Funding Deadline:
Account balance of $2,500.00 no later than September 14, 2019
Final Funding Deadline:
Fully funded account no later than October 21, 2019

Register Here

Registration Information
To register for this trip, please click the register button and complete the registration form. You will need to make a minimum deposit of $250 to secure your registration. Minimum deposit will depend on the registration and funding dates. Once you have registered, you will receive an email that includes your Participant ID and other important information. Be sure to print this email for your records.
This trip is closed. For more information please call (678) 566-1589