CULTIVATE. EDUCATE. ELEVATE

YOUR FAMILY, YOURSELF, AND OTHERS AS YOU WORK, LEARN, AND LOVE.

Are you looking for an experience that opens your mind and expands your heart? Something meaningful and adventurous?

We provide an opportunity for families to work together side-by-side with local villagers on sustainable, village-driven projects that promote empowerment and self-reliance. You’ll have the opportunity to immerse yourself in a new culture, expand your heart and mind and make friends and memories that last a lifetime. You’ll participate in water projects, vision clinics, building schools and garden boxes, and unforgettable cultural experiences. Our expeditions are faith and family friendly, open to anyone 8 yrs and older.

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FAMILY HUMANITARIAN EXPEDITIONS ARE DESIGNED TO BE EXHAUSTING, EXHILARATING, AND UNFORGETTABLE. YOU’LL LOVE DEEPER, WORK HARDER, AND LEARN MORE THAN YOU EVER THOUGHT POSSIBLE. WHILE ATTEMPTING TO CHANGE THE LIFE OF SOMEONE ELSE, YOU’LL UNDOUBTEDLY CHANGE YOUR OWN.

 

MICHAELA SHIRLEY EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, FH

UGANDA 

June 30 – July 9, 2019
July 26 – August 6, 2019

Named the “Pearl of Africa,” Uganda is home to the Nile River and is considered among the top 20 most beautiful countries in the world.

Family Humanitarian expeditioners will travel to Mbale and work in villages near the Kenyan border, in some of the most rural and rugged mountains of Uganda. The scenery is breath-taking and some of the conditions can be primitive.

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GUATEMALA

July 13 – July 21, 2019
Dec. 28, 2019 – Jan. 5, 2020

Called the land of eternal spring, this lush Central American country is rich in history with a mixture of Mayan and Spanish indigenous people.

Family Humanitarian expeditioners will travel to a cluster of villages nestled in the beautiful mountains of the Polochic Region in the Senahu community, in the Highland region outside of Quetzaltenango, or in the Southern Coastal area.

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PERU 

Nov. 24 – Nov. 30, 2019
Dec. 28, 2019 – Jan. 5, 2020

Known as “Land of the Incas,” Peru is home of Machu Picchu and the Inca Trail.

Family Humanitarian expeditioners will travel to Cusco and work in remote villages of the Sacred Valley. Each expedition includes at least one village-driven building project in which everyone is welcome to participate. The project is generally a school, clinic, or water system, and is directed by local masons and foremen using local materials.

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