Thank you for your interest in joining us for a service-learning expedition to India. Trip participants will be visiting Rising Star Outreach's campus on the outskirts of the tropical city of Chennai, India. Volunteers can expect to participate in projects that help the leprosy colonies become thriving, self-sufficient communities. Rising Star provides clean, comfortable quarters for volunteers.
World Health Orginization information on leprosy.
Airfare ranges from $1,500 - $1,800 depending on season.
Visiting, teaching, empowering and interacting with victims of leprocy and their children.
Small business development
Cultural Tour (Optional):
Visit the Taj Mahal
Travel to the exotic region of Jaipur, ride elephants, see forts and palace.
For more information about the Rising Star Volunteer Program and projects associated with their campus, refer to their website: http://www.risingstaroutreach.org/volunteerinindia. Click here to see the expedition flyer (PDF).
For additional information, or questions about the expedition, call Ascend at (801) 601-8810 or contact Brenda at email@example.com
Thank you. We are excited to serve with you!