During this unique, two-week opportunity, you’ll be able to immerse yourself in Acholi culture while staying and working at the Lukome Center for war-affected girls. Prepare to be inspired as you witness how these young women are rebuilding their lives in this therapeutic community.
This is an educational and reciprocal exchange trip where you will be working alongside the staff and students at the Center. Your work may include helping in the classroom or in the nursery, assisting with food preparation and working at the Lukome Center farm. You’ll also be able to meet with staff and learn about the Lukome Center’s comprehensive intervention approach combining counseling, education, and vocational training.
Trips are typically scheduled in April, August, and October. For groups including schools and churches, you can also create a customized trip.
- October 2016, 18th – 31st
- April 2017
- August 2017
- October 2017, 17th – 30th
Trips cost $2,100 per person plus airfare.
To learn more about traveling to the Lukome Center or to begin your registration process, fill out the forms below. If you have questions, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.