Dominican Republic/Haiti June 16 - 24/2018, SR1379
- Jun 16 2018 - Jun 24 2018
- Santo Domingo, DO
- Global Health Outreach
This trip is now closed. Please explore our other trip opportunities at www.ghotrips.org.
We welcome physicians, dentists, pharmacists, optometrists, physican assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, first responders, dental hygienists, dental assistants, physical/occupation therapists, students, and logistics (non-medical helpers) on all of our general medicine and dentistry trips.
We will be working with our in-country partners of the Dominican Republic, Oasis church, who will provide security, transportation, interpreters, and generally see to our needs as a team. Each caregiver will have their own interpreter, as well as those in triage and the pharmacy.
We will be serving the least, the lost and the last. These are Haitians, who are effectively slaves to the sugar cane corporations in the Dominican Republic. We will be bringing them love and care and the hope of the Gospel. We encourage medical students to join us on this trip. This is a fantastic opportunity to mentor a medical students as well.
Our team will stay at a secure hotel with multiple persons (single sex) to a room with a bathroom in each room. Food is safe and plentiful. Bottled water is provided to all team members at all times. You will feel safe and come to enjoy and appreciate the love and gentleness of the Haitian people who love Americans. We will depart from the hotel after breakfast each day and return to hotel for the evening meal, worship and devotionals. We value the team bonding time. Saturday will be set aside for a day of sightseeing in the DR before returning home on Sunday.
Please consider joining us to minister to these amazing people and seeing what God is going to do!
Rick Boden, MD is the Team Leader.
For more information, contact Nate Benard, the Assistant Team Leader, at [email protected].
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Application Fee: $150.00
|Application Fee (due upon applying/acceptance)||$150.00|
|Project Fee (due two weeks prior to trip)||$1,595.00|
|Estimated International Airfare (will be adjusted to actual airfare total and is due upon ticketing)||$600.00|
|Estimated Domestic Airfare (will be adjusted to actual airfare total and is due upon ticketing)||$200.00|
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- Important Note! The expiration date on your valid passport MUST be 6 months beyond the return date of your trip. We recommend g3visas.com.
- Foreign language skills are appreciated, but not required.
- Attending morning and evening team meetings, including devotions
- Serving in the capacity of position on team and/or at direction of the team leader
- Must be 16+ years old
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