West Africa, Apr 22 - May 1, 2022, w/Dr. Frank Imbarrato, SR1565

WHEN
Apr 22 2022 - May 1 2022
COST
$3,870.00

NOTE: GHO has a COVID plan to do our best to keep trip participants and our patients safe and healthy. We are watching country requirements closely. It is possible this mission will cancel in which case your application and funds will be moved to a future mission of your choice.

All team members must be Covid-19 vaccinated OR have documentable natural immunity by recent Covid infection along with a doctor’s note of recovery or by antibody testing to attend this mission trip.  All restrictions are dependent on the requirements of the country of destination.


*Special Travel Note: Due to COVID-19 restrictions and regulations, no deviations from the trip dates will be allowed unless arranged by the individual in communication with the team leader and the GHO Travel Coordinator. 

We welcome physicians, dentists, pharmacists, dermatologists, optometrists, ophthalmologists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, first responders, dental hygienists, dental assistants, physical/occupational therapists, students, servants (non-medical helpers), and a trip photographer/videographer on all of our general medicine and dentistry trips.

GHO has the privilege of serving for the second time in this area of West Africa. They are in desperate need for the Light of the Gospel. Our GHO partner is a growing church in this area of West Africa which is located in a beautiful ocean-side setting.

In mission partnership and service we pray God’s kingdom will advance through disciple-making and leadership development in this vibrant local church. The pastor was born and raised in the local service area and has a heart for the lost and hurting people of his country.

We will be serving by means of primary care medicine and dental services. As the Lord builds the team, we would also desire to have an eyeglass and children’s ministry.

There is growing excitement for this ministry opportunity. This is an excellent short-term Global Health rotation for students of all backgrounds, including healthcare students and undergraduate college students. It is also an excellent opportunity for families and spouses to serve! 

Please consider joining God’s work in this needy country. Join us as we serve and care for the least, the last, and the lost in Western Africa. Celebrate with us as we honor and glorify God through this wonderful mission opportunity.

For more information, email Team Leader Frank Imbarrato, MD at [email protected].

Global Health Outreach
P.O. Box 7500 • Bristol TN 37621
Phone: 888-230-2637
Fax: 423-764-1417

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Financial

$3,870.00

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$150.00 Application Fee (due upon applying/acceptance)
$2,020.00 Project Fee (due two weeks prior to trip)
$1,300.00 Estimated International Airfare (will be adjusted to actual airfare total and is due upon ticketing)
$400.00 Estimated Domestic Airfare (will be adjusted to actual airfare total and is due upon ticketing)

Forms

Waiver of Responsibility Form Required

Your application is not complete until this form is completed.

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Requirements

Prerequisites

  1. Important Note! The expiration date on your valid passport MUST be 6 months beyond the return date of your trip. We recommend g3visas.com.
  2. Foreign language skills are appreciated, but not required.
  3. Immunizations

Responsibilities

  1. Attending morning and evening team meetings, including devotions
  2. Serving in the capacity of position on team and/or at direction of the team leader

Restrictions

  1. You must be 18 years old or older to join this team.

Preparation

  1. Read "GHO Participant Manual" located under Forms.
  2. Begin Fundraising
  3. Submit all requested documents to GHO right away.
  4. Immunizations - www.cdc.gov/travel

Stories

Out of my Comfort Zone

By Mary Halls on 5/3/2022

Dr. Frank asked me to lead the children's ministry in The Gambia. ...