Location: Thailand

 

Below is our anticipated schedule of activities. The group will have limited access to internet over the course of the program. While we understand families are eager for news, we ask for patience as our staffs energy is focused on the students and program at hand. Please do not call our office regarding these blogs, as the office does not control the postings or the content of the updates. Thanks very much for your understanding!

July 17: Fly dayJuly 18: Student arrival in Bangkok; Rest and check-inJuly 19: Lifeworks orientation; Bangkok sightseeingJuly 20:Introduction to the Duang Prateep Foundation; Klong Toey walking tour; Departure for the New Life Project (Kanchanburi Center)July 21 to 25: Service days at the DPF New Life Project (Kanchanburi Province); Activities include youth/school projects, language and culture exchange, elephant trekking, Krasae cave and Saiyoknoi waterfall tours, Loy Krathong demonstrationJuly 26 to 27: Transfer to Bangkok; Service with Suvannaprasit Community Children Development Center; Garden renovation and Thai culture exchangeJuly 28: Down time and Bangkok sightseeingJuly 29: DPF Kindergarten service including traditional Thai sports and playground painting projectJuly 30 to 31:Elder Citizen Project including home visits in the Klong Toey; Group and elders visit to the Palace of Truth in ChonburiAugust 1: Klong Toey t-shirt and plastic bottle project and t-shirt screeningAugust 2 to 3: Klong Toey youth program including a field trip to Baan Suanrimnam Resort, souvenir making, and discussion of local youth issues and language exchangeAugust 4: Down time and Bangkok sightseeingAugust 5: Lifeworks and DPF closing activities; Farewell partyAugust 6: Bangkok shopping; Fly day