The Kenya Task Force is now accepting applications for the next Mary Okeyo Scholarship Trip to Kenya. The Mary Okeyo trip will take place sometime between May 27th and June 15th, dependent on schedules. We are looking for applications from 18-28 year olds from North Dakota and Minnesota-North District congregations who would like to spend 7-10 days traveling in Kenya with ELCK Deaconesses, visiting Project 24 Rescue Centers (orphanages) and seeing other sites.
Airfare is covered by the Mary Okeyo Scholarship Fund, individual travelers are responsible for cost of their passport, vaccinations, travel within Kenya, food and lodging during the trip. Congregations of selected applicants are encouraged to offer financial help.