What will I be doing?
You’ll be working alongside local people to build the classroom. You don’t need any building experience to take part — just enthusiasm, motivation and the desire to muck in and help!
What’s the itinerary?
Sat 16 June
Meet your team at London Heathrow and take a day flight to Livingstone. On arrival, transfer to hotel.
Sun 17 June
Enjoy a morning sightseeing tour to Victoria Falls before travelling to Maondo to settle into camp. There will be dinner and a project briefing in the evening.
Mon 18 - 21 June
Each morning you will help build the dormitory and toilet block at the school. During the week we will also visit another ActionAid project. Each evening we will eat dinner together at the camp
Fri 22 June
The final day of the build and an emotional farewell ceremony. We travel back to Livingstone to celebrate our achievements with a final dinner.
Sat 23 June
A leisurely day of sightseeing and free time. Transfer to the airport for an overnight flight back to London, arriving on Sunday morning.
Optional extension to Livingstone – £125
Sat 23 June - Mon 25 June
Enjoy all that Livingstone has to offer and take part in activities of your choice including white-water rafting, helicopter flights and game drives.
75%75% of the population live on less than £1 a day
42%42% of girls are married by their 18th birthday
89/100089 out of every 1000 children die before their fifth birthday
What’s included in my trip?
- International flights
- All meals and drinking water
- Travel insurance
- First aid trained team leader
- Your vaccinations – more information
- Transport within Zambia
What’s not included
You’ll need to organise some items yourself, and pay for a few things during your time in Zambia. These include:
- Alcoholic drinks
- Any spending money and tips
Ideas to help reach your fundraising target
Whether you’re a first timer or experienced at raising money, we can help you meet your fundraising target. Plus we’ll send you lots of resources to help promote your event — everything from balloons to posters.