Destination Teach

What We Offer:


July 1st-July 15th 

  •  Two guided tours of various local attractions

Cost: $2100


July 1st-July 22nd

  • At least two guided tours of various local attractions
  • Design and implement a service project
  • Meet an officer of the Kenyan ministry of education

Cost: $2800

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         Deadline: March 27, 2015

Please contact us at dtinfo@hopeforthechild.org or

646-397-2362 with further questions

Submit your application fee via the "Donate" button below!

Did you know that if you decide not to attend Destination Teach, your application fee will become a tax-deductible donation to Hope for the Child?

Providing Pre-service Educators a Global Perspective on Teaching and Learning

During a stay in Kisumu, participants will co-plan and co-teach lessons under the guidance of a resident teacher. Participants will also engage in professional development trainings and reflective exercises with fellow cohort members.

Depending on the length of your stay, there will be opportunities to go on guided excursions, create a service project, lead an extra-curricular activity, or even meet an officer from the Kenyan ministry of education.

About the School & Students

For the past eight years, Arise N’ Shine Community Academy has served elementary school children from various disadvantaged groups, including but not limited to, children from backgrounds of poverty, abuse and HIV/AIDS in the Kisumu area. Arise N’ Shine seeks to enable their students to become adults who are able to contribute to society and defeat poverty for generations to come.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is the application fee refundable?

No, but it is tax-deductible, should you choose not to attend.

When is payment due?

The first payment is due May 1st, and the remaining balance must be paid 30 days prior to the program start date. 

Do I  have to be a college student to participate in Destination Teach?

No, Destination Teach is open to anyone over 18!

What if I want to stay longer than 3 weeks?

Requests to stay beyond the outlined program dates can be made by emailing dtinfo@hopeforthechild.org

What is included in my program fee?

  • Transportation to and from airport
  • Housing w/ internet access
  • 3 Meals per day
  • Cultural immersion activities

How far is the housing from the school?

just a short walk

I have applied and paid my application fee. Now what?

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Got more questions? 

Email dtinfo@hopeforthechild.org


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