Short-term Opportunities

apply-now2x150bShort-term opportunities to serve with IAFR will be posted here as they become available.

Short-term workers are required to cover 100% of their personal and ministry expenses. Donations for approved short-term workers are tax deductible in the USA.

UPCOMING SHORT-TERM SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES

Click on a heading below to view details related to each service opportunity.

MALAWI | October 2014

Malawi-100xLocation: Dzaleka Refugee Camp, Malawi

Dates: 15-29 October 2014 (tentative)

Cost: $4,125*

Registration Deadline: 15 July 2014

Description

A team of up to 3 people will join IAFR President Tom Albinson on his annual visit to Dzaleka refugee camp where we have a long term relationship with two refugee churches. It's been a difficult past 12 months for our partner refugee churches and we hope that our visit will be of encouragement to them. The team will visit with refugee church leaders, see their various ministries (both within and outside of the camp). We will worship together, pray together, share meals together.

Team Size: Limit of 4 persons

Requirements:

  • Minimum Age: 21 years
  • Complete IAFR online short-term application
  • Complete all vaccinations recommended by CDC prior to trip (non reimbursable)
  • Healthy personal immune system
  • Physical capacity to walk long distances and stand for extended periods of time
  • Physical capacity to cope with blowing dust, extreme heat and intense sun
  • Emotional stability to cope with unexpected circumstances

Interested? Click here to contact IAFR for more information.

*Cost includes airfares, visas, accommodations, meals, ground transportation. Personal purchases are not included.

KENYA | October 2014

Kenya-100xLocation: Kakuma refugee camp, Kenya

Dates: 15-26 October 2014

Cost: $4,400*

Registration Deadline: 1 July 2014

Description

Join IAFR on our October 2014 visit to Kakuma refugee camp in remote northwestern Kenya where we will deepen our relationships with the United Refugee and Host Churches (URHC) and National Council of Churches, Kenya.

Among other things, we will specifically meet with refugee church leaders from the URHC to...

Team Size: Limit of 4 persons

Requirements:

  • Minimum Age: 21 years
  • Complete IAFR online short-term application
  • Complete all vaccinations recommended by CDC prior to trip (non reimbursable)
  • Healthy personal immune system
  • Physical capacity to walk long distances and stand for extended periods of time
  • Physical capacity to cope with blowing dust, extreme heat and intense sun
  • Emotional stability to cope with unexpected circumstances
  • Ability to live in very simple conditions

Interested? Click here to contact IAFR for more information.

*Cost includes airfares, visas, accommodations, meals, ground transportation. Personal purchases are not included. Actual cost may vary pending on airfares and inflation.

KENYA | December 2014

Kenya-100xLocation: Kakuma refugee camp, Kenya

Dates: 3-16 December 2014

Cost: $4,400*

Registration Deadline: 1 September 2014

Description

Accompany IAFR President, Tom Albinson, on his December 2014 visit to Kakuma refugee camp in remote northwestern Kenya where we will deepen our relationships with the United Refugee and Host Churches (URHC) and National Council of Churches, Kenya.

Among other things, we will specifically meet with refugee church leaders from the URHC to...

  • deepen relationships with URHC leadership
  • assist and participate in the annual URHC refugee youth camp in Kakuma
  • follow up on on-going IAFR projects in Kakuma, including Bibles for Refugees and the IDP Water Project

Team Size: Limit of 4 persons

Requirements:

  • Minimum Age: 21 years
  • Complete IAFR online short-term application
  • Complete all vaccinations recommended by CDC prior to trip (non reimbursable)
  • Healthy personal immune system
  • Physical capacity to walk long distances and stand for extended periods of time
  • Physical capacity to cope with blowing dust, extreme heat and intense sun
  • Emotional stability to cope with unexpected circumstances
  • Ability to live in very simple conditions

Interested? Click here to contact IAFR for more information.

*Cost includes airfares, visas, accommodations, meals, ground transportation. Personal purchases are not included. Actual cost may vary pending on airfares and inflation.

KENYA | Spring 2015

Kenya-100xLocation: Kakuma refugee camp, Kenya

Dates: March or April 2015

Cost: $4,400*

Registration Deadline: 1 January 2015

Description

Join IAFR on our Spring 2015 visit to Kakuma refugee camp in remote northwestern Kenya where we will deepen our relationships with the United Refugee and Host Churches (URHC) and National Council of Churches, Kenya.

Among other things, we will specifically meet with refugee church leaders from the URHC to...

Team Size: Limit of 4 persons

Requirements:

  • Minimum Age: 21 years
  • Complete IAFR online short-term application
  • Complete all vaccinations recommended by CDC prior to trip (non reimbursable)
  • Healthy personal immune system
  • Physical capacity to walk long distances and stand for extended periods of time
  • Physical capacity to cope with blowing dust, extreme heat and intense sun
  • Emotional stability to cope with unexpected circumstances
  • Ability to live in very simple conditions

Interested? Click here to contact IAFR for more information.

*Cost includes airfares, visas, accommodations, meals, ground transportation. Personal purchases are not included.

MALAWI | October 2015

Malawi-100xLocation: Dzaleka Refugee Camp, Malawi

Dates: October 2015 (tentative)

Cost: $4,125*

Registration Deadline: 1 July 2015

Description

A team of up to 3 people will join IAFR President Tom Albinson on his annual visit to Dzaleka refugee camp where we have a long term relationship with two refugee churches. The team will visit with refugee church leaders, see their various ministries (both within and outside of the camp). We will worship together, pray together, share meals together.

Team Size: Limit of 4 persons

Requirements:

  • Minimum Age: 21 years
  • Complete IAFR online short-term application
  • Complete all vaccinations recommended by CDC prior to trip (non reimbursable)
  • Healthy personal immune system
  • Physical capacity to walk long distances and stand for extended periods of time
  • Physical capacity to cope with blowing dust, extreme heat and intense sun
  • Emotional stability to cope with unexpected circumstances

Interested? Click here to contact IAFR for more information.

*Cost includes airfares, visas, accommodations, meals, ground transportation. Personal purchases are not included.

KENYA | November 2015

Kenya-100xLocation: Kakuma refugee camp, Kenya

Dates: November 2015 (tentative)

Cost: $4,400*

Registration Deadline: 1 August 2015

Description

Join IAFR on our November 2015 visit to Kakuma refugee camp in remote northwestern Kenya where we will deepen our relationships with the United Refugee and Host Churches (URHC) and National Council of Churches, Kenya.

Among other things, we will specifically meet with refugee church leaders from the URHC to...

Team Size: Limit of 4 persons

Requirements:

  • Minimum Age: 21 years
  • Complete IAFR online short-term application
  • Complete all vaccinations recommended by CDC prior to trip (non reimbursable)
  • Healthy personal immune system
  • Physical capacity to walk long distances and stand for extended periods of time
  • Physical capacity to cope with blowing dust, extreme heat and intense sun
  • Emotional stability to cope with unexpected circumstances
  • Ability to live in very simple conditions

Interested? Click here to contact IAFR for more information.

*Cost includes airfares, visas, accommodations, meals, ground transportation. Personal purchases are not included.

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