Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
What is the travel size for a trip?
Group size can vary greatly but usually does not exceed thirty five people. Larger groups will have more than one team leader to provide needed logistical support.
How much does it cost to participate on a build trip?
The cost is largely dependent on the distance you will be traveling. However, it can usually range between $2,000 and $5200. This cost includes the airfare, accommodations, ground transport, cultural activities and all meals except those in transit.
Is financial assistance available?
Yes, you can apply for financial assistance. There is a link to the financial assistance form on the specific trip build page. Benefitting from financial assistance requires the commitment to complete of a minimum of 10 hours in trip fundraising activities
What if I have dietary requirements?
Just let your trip leader know and arrangements will be made with the host organizations. Some people opt to bring along some personal snack items and favorite foods even if they don’t have dietary restrictions.