So we have been busy planning and organising the smaller details of the trip. Its been a super busy few weeks but we are nearly there!
We have applied for a grant from Jetstar and we are hoping to get some funding to help us pay for all the goods that we want to take over there.
Below we have a rough plan of each of the days we will be there. Its obviously just a plan and subject to change but it gives you all a clearer idea of what we are doing and how we are planning to achieve it.
Day 1: November 22nd
Flight out of Auckland and into Apia
Arrive in Apia
Travel to Poutasi
Meet Tuatagaloa Joe Annandale (high chief of village)
Day 2-5: November 23rd to November 26th
Mornings: Painting begins!
Starting with the sanding back of the roof and removal of dirt, leaves and debris.
Afternoons: Teaching English and Health to students
Day 6: November 27th
Wrap up painting and goodbye to village
Travel to Apia
Day 7-8: November 28th and 29th
Staying in Apia – tourist adventures!
Day 9&10: November 30th and December 1st
Assisting with the Little sisters of the poor in Apia – details TBA
Day 11: December 2nd
Last day! And fly home J
So for now we have a plan and we are working on finalising our group! If you are still interested send us an email ASAP and we can have a chat. Otherwise more posts to come with our updates!