In 2013, I had the same passion to make a differences and adding value by volunteering while on vacation to a wonderful children home in Montego Bay.
After this rewarding experience Sabbatical Vacations vision helping others like yourself by fulfilling their desire to volunteer a moment of your time while on vacation.
Below are a few charities program to choose from when making your booking request with Sabbatical Vacations.
Give back on your vacation when you go on a Reading Road Trip, aunque opportunity to engage with Caribbean children and enhance their lives with varity charity programs. This experience is more than just about reading a story, it's an enlighitening opportunity when you are paired with a small group of children at their local school. Best of all , you'll take home memories of sharing something special. As a volunteer you are welcome to donate a new or gently used books to the school's library.
Join The Sandals Foundation on a Reading Road Trip and Take a Journey to help: Children between the ages of 5 – 7 years to improve their abilities in listening, comprehension and reading skills "Give back" while on vacation Extend the philanthropic work of the Foundation through the educational focus of its mandate Available to guests staying at Sandals Resorts, Beaches Resorts and Grand Pineapple Beach Resorts ages 8 years and up, Reading Road Trip is a two-hour program that takes you into the community to one of the Foundation's participating adopted basic and primary schools in Saint Lucia, Antigua, the Bahamas, Turks & Caicos or Jamaica to engage small groups of children in active reading strategies. Facilitators will be on hand to guide participants on how to engage and encourage children during this visit. Reading Road Trip is offered every Thursday from 9am until 11am when schools are in session, September through mid-June. Volunteers are encouraged to bring along a favorite new or gently-used book to donate to the library of the school they visit.
Please note Sabbatical Vacations is not held responsible for any challenges may occur from any charity referrals.