VCC - WASH in Schools Trip

Opportunity Overview

In partnership with Valley Christian Center Church of Dublin,

WASH in Schools - Steps to Better Health

Are you passionate about investing in future and seeing youth make a difference in the lives of those around them? 

Lifewater International (LI) is excited to train new field office staff members in Cambodia in our WASH in Schools - Steps to Better Health curriculum. The Lifewater Cambodia field office team will then train primary school teachers in the Svay Leu province of Cambodia how to instigate and lead effective Water access, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH) clubs in schools. These activities are part of a larger regional program to serve over 28,000 vulnerable children and families in the Svay Leu province over the next three years. 

A team of 3 qualified volunteers from VCC will travel with 1 Lifewater staff member to Cambodia to train LI staff in Lifewater's  WASH in Schools - Steps to Better Health curriculum. 

NOTE: The estimated trip cost DOES NOT include international airfare which is estimated at $1500. Individuals will purchase airfare on their own.  All on the ground costs such as lodging, food, and transportation are included in the estimated trip cost of ($1200). 

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Cost: $1,000.00 due 11/1/2016

Milestone Amount Due Date
Security Deposit $500.00 9/12/2016
Name Description Location Date Required?
Conference Call #1 This is our first conference call to discuss travel dates, logistics, trip costs and trip forms.

Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.
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Access Code: 387-428-589
Aug 11 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT Yes
Conference Call #2 The purpose of this call is to review training schedule, review travel itinerary, and also talk about cross cultural communication and what to expect.

Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.
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You can also dial in using your phone.
United States +1 (630) 869-1015
Access Code: 387-428-589
Sep 1 2016 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT No
Form Description Due Date Required?
Emergency Contact Form Please complete this emergency contact form and email to [email protected] or mail to Lifewater at PO Box 3131 San Luis Obispo, CA 93401. 9/11/2016 Required
Trip Preparation Form Please sign and complete and refer to the Trip Preparation Policy.

Email to [email protected] or Lifewater ATTN: Trips PO Box 3131 San Luis Obispo, CA 93403
9/11/2016 Required
Trip Preparation Policy Please refer to the Trip Preparation Policy when completing your Trip Preparation Form.
Trip Funds Policy Please refer to the Trip Funds Policy when completing the Trip Preparation Form.
Trip Packing List Listed here is a recommended packing list. Volunteers are asked to pack very light and limit their luggage to no more than 40lbs.

Lifewater recommends traveling with carryon luggage only.
Tracking Volunteer Time Volunteers are asked to record all volunteer hours in preparation and execution of of the training trip. Please do not record more than 12 hours a day and submit all hours on 14dayz website before the 5th of the following month.
Trip Insurance Overview Lifewater purchases emergency travel insurance for all volunteers. Please review the overview document.
Health and Medical Information Please complete the attached Health and Medical Information and return to Julie Smith at [email protected] or mail to Lifewater Attn: Trips PO Box 3131 San Luis Obispo, CA 93403. 9/11/2016 Required
Assumption of Risk and Liability Release Form Please complete this emergency contact form and email to [email protected] or mail to Lifewater at PO Box 3131 San Luis Obispo, CA 93401. 9/11/2016 Required
Team Member Trip Report This form is to be completed within 2 weeks of your return. Kindly email this report to Julie Waechter ([email protected]) 11/14/2016 Required
  1. You must complete Lifewater's Transformational Mission course and Lifewater's WASH in Schools course
  1. Facilitation
  1. You must be in good physical health and able to travel to rural parts of Asia.

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Contact Info

Christine Zurbach
(805) 541-6634

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