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Kent Scouts – Global Projects – South Africa 19

Kent Scouts have had a couple of vacancies unexpectedly open for either Explorers or Network members from outside of Kent to attend the following project to South Africa.

Project Aim: Partner with CoCo’s Foundation at the Mseleni Children’s Home in the northern KwaZulu-Natal region of South Africa to build a house for an orphaned family plus some excellent Safari and South African cultural experiences.

Dates: Thu 8 Aug – Sat 24 Aug 2019
Age Range: 16 – 25 year old
Cost: The cost of a trip is £2,400. Please note the first £1,000 will need to be paid in January 2019.

This can be paid or fundraised or a combination of both! The Foundation take £600 from each volunteer. There is a minimum of eight volunteers on every trip giving them £4,800 to build a house for a child headed family. Or a maximum of 14 young volunteers and 4 leaders (over 25 years old). The £1,800 left is spent on your two flights, one international and one internal along with your transfer from the airport, accommodation, food, transport over the two weeks and a safari for two days. The only extra cost is for your injections and personal insurance.

Please contact the ACC (International) for Kent Scouts, David Wraight, if you are interested at or 01634 295440.