2019 Young Life into Africa Encounter

​​​Young Life into Africa Encounters 2019
 July 7 - 21, 2019 OR
July 21 - August 4, 2019

This will be the 13th summer that Young Life will send teams to serve alongside Young Life Africa in Tanzania.This group will partner in community outreach with local Tanzanian staff and leaders in a remote Maasai village, where Young Life has a growing ministry. At the end of the trip, you have the option to join either a Safari Trip to the Ngorongoro Crater and Serengeti or climb Mt. Kilimanjaro, to the top
of Africa at 19,430 feet. This group will be hosted by Drew Voyles,Young Life staff veteran. Drew has summited Mt Kilimanjaro over 20 times and has a huge passion for Young Life Africa!


Trip Highlights:
  • ​Visit the Maasaii region, serve alongside Young Life staff and volunteers and be immersed in the African culture. 
  • Choose to either climb and conquer Mt. Kilimanjaro OR experience the spectacular wildlife on a traditional African safari. 
  • Enjoy a Young Life banquet on the last night in Arusha before heading home. 
  • Engage in regular biblical teaching and community meals. 
  • Worship together. 

Choose one of the following dates:

Cost: $4500 plus airfare 

Included in cost: All ground transportation, meals, lodging, Young Life Africa Project & supplies.  Choice of Kilimanjaro 7 day trek or safari.
Additional Costs: Airfare from the US to Tanzania, visas, guide tips for safari or Kilimanjaro and incidentals.

How to Register:  

  • REGISTER HERE by creating an account on Managed Missions. 
  • Select your trip code – XTZ11 for July 7 - 21 trip or XTZ12 for July 21 - August 4.     
  • Deposits of $500 per person are due at time of registration and refundable until April 1, 2019, less processing fees. You may either pay through Managed Missions upon registration or send a check to:
​​Young Life (Attn: XTZ11/XTZ12 – Africa Encounter)
Attn: YL Expeditions/Wallace
420 N Cascade Avenue.
Colorado Springs, CO  80903

Additional Details

  • Group minimum is 15 people. 
  • Maximum of 30 people so make sure to get your deposits in early.
  • Questions? Email drew.voyles@gmail.com.​

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