Travel to Africa on this 10-day trip* and join a team working with the children of Bright Hope Orphanage—where we have served as the primary sponsor for over a decade. Help change lives and still have time to sneak in a safari!

If you’re interested in joining one of the Uganda or Philippines trips, please start by watching the informational video below. During this video you can find out all about these special trips and further information on specific details. The cost of each trip is between $3200- $3500. After you have viewed the video fill-out an application and make a deposit. Due to the transportation arrangements we have to limit the Uganda trips to 20 people each.

*Note: Specific travel dates are currently being finalized.

For further information on any of these outreach projects or missions trips, please contact


Thu, Nov 1st - Fri, Nov 30th
Fri, Nov 1st - Sat, Nov 30th, 2019


Bulanga, Uganda

Additional Information

Purpose: Helping people experience the love of Jesus through our acts of service.

  • Our visit will be a source of encouragement to the local Pastor/ Director, the teachers and staff , the children they serve, as well as the surrounding community.
  • We have funds set aside from our Cannonball Wave of Compassion that will pay for a special project on the grounds. We are still in the process of determining what exactly our projects will be.
  • We will definitely be planning some special activities for the children.

Anticipated Travel Dates:

TBD November 2018 (TBD based on flight)
Oct 30- Nov 15 2018 Philippines


Uganda: Approximately $3500
Philippines: Approximately $3200

  • Travel expenses must be paid in full prior to departure.
  • Each individual is responsible for his or her own travel expenses. You have permission to fundraise to offset the costs. Our Portal webpage will provide you with a link that you can email to your friends and family inviting them to donate toward your trip.

Team Building and Preparation for the trip: Once we have established the 2018 team, we will set a meeting schedule. Team members are invited to participate in a 6-week growth group together prior to the trip.

Passport: You will need a current passport that does not expire before June of 2019.

Shots: You will be responsible to have your shots up to date and proof of a current yellow fever vaccination (for Uganda). We also suggest that you bring along your own personal supply of malaria medication.

Philippines Island Resort: After spending time at Door of Hope, we will de-compress, enjoy the beauty of the Islands of Palawan. We will be visiting the Underground River in Sabang and head to the El Nido, which is known for its white-sand beaches, coral reefs, and limestone cliffs.

Uganda Safari: After spending time at HCCP, we will de-compress, enjoy the beauty of Africa and relax before the long flight home at a local safari.

Helpful Websites:


Uganda: Contact Linda via email at

Philippines: Contact Ricky and Bel via email at

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