Join the Anir Experience Team for 15 days in Haiti July 3-17,
2010 with an additional 2-day relief training workshop before
departure July 1&2.
|July 1-2 mandatory training|
|July 3, 2010 Team will meet in Miami Florida, USA and depart for |
|Port au Prince, Haiti|
|July 3 spend the night in Port au Prince or go directly to host |
|July 4 orientation and start work|
|July 5--10 work|
|July 11 day off|
|July 12 - 16 work|
|July 17 - return to Miami and home|
A 2-day relief training workshop will be held 2
days before departure July 1&2. Volunteers will
be trained and briefed on what to expect and
how to deal with the unexpected. This is
mandatory. Workshop cost are covered in the
fee - except hotel which might be extra.
Q: How is the money I send in or donated being spent?
A: 60% will be used for buying building & health supplies for the
community we will be working in, 25% will go towards your trip
expenses and survival supplies (airfare, water, food, first aid, etc.),
15% goes towards Anir support (travel and life support for team
Q: May I go off on my own?
A: NO! For your own safety.
Q: May I take photos of animals & landscape?
A: Yes, all you want
Q: May I take photos of the local people?
A: It is best to ask permission first, ask your team leader
Q: Is this trip safe?
A: Traveling anywhere (even to the store) has its risk, but this trip has
various serious risks. It is a disaster zone with chance of another
quake. There has always been a very high crime rate both petty and
violent in Haiti; that is why it is of the utmost importance that the team
stay together and no one go-it on their own.
Q: Will I need shots?
A: Yes. Tetanus, hepatitis A & hepatitis B, Typhoid Fever
Q: Will I need malaria pills?
Visit the CDC for information and health recommendations for relief
More questions? Please contact us at:
120 West Washington St. , Lewisburg, WV 24901
COST $1,895-2,385 (Subject to change depending on flight cost
fluctuation and cost of supplies)
* Purchasing of needed supplies to complete our tasks
*Purchase of team supplies including 8 bottles of water a day per team
*Round trip air fare from Miami to Haiti
*Lodging & site security (we will be camping outside meaning you will
bring a tent & sleeping bag)
*All meals (unless otherwise stated)
*Bottled drinking water (we will be bringing this with us)
*Travel medical and evacuation insurance
*All scheduled in country transportation to and from work site and
*3-6 Anir Experience team leaders
• Airfare from your departure town to Miami
• Home base transportation or lodging
• Passport fees (everyone MUST have a valid passport from their home
• Visas fees & Airport tax (if necessary)
• Nonscheduled activities
• Anything of a personal nature
Cancellations & Refunds:
If for any reason Anir cancels a program you will receive a full refund.
However if you need to cancel the following applies:
Spot deposit of $500 holds your place in a given program but does not
guarantee the cost; Spot deposits are non-refundable but can be
transferred to hold your place for one year for another Anir Experience.
Full guaranteed fee – if you pay the fee in full by the time stated, but need
to cancel within 90 days or more before departure, then you are refunded
in full – less the $500 deposit; 89-60 days 50% refund; less then 60 days no
Applying to an Anir program is free, if you are accepted and you agree to
participate then a completed registration form and the $500 deposit must
be made within 20 days after accepting; full payment must be made 60
days before departure or there is an additional $250 late processing fee.
Suggested personal budget$250 USD for emergency only – NO MORE AND
NO PERSONAL VALUABLES
|Our planned location is not Port au Prince
but the other side of the island at La
Vallee de Jacmel - which CNN is not
covering but has also suffered greatly and
should not be forgotten...
|We are a 100% volunteer organization - we are not endowed -
we are project-to-project driven and fund raise for all we do.
We have no paid staff or paid volunteers - All team members
must be financially self-supporting.