Are you interested in making an impact? We would love to have you visit and learn with us! We are in need of caring hands to get involved in making a difference in these children's lives.
2020 TRIP ANNOUNCEMENTS:
Family Week: Join us for a week of showing love and the meaning of family to the orphaned and vulnerable children residing at our facility. Each day will will be focused on a unique unit of our hospital with scheduled activities for you to complete with our beloved patients.
Trip Dates: January 23-30; June 25-July 2; July 16-23
(Patient Sponsors, Families, Individuals of all ages)
Construction + Repair Team: Use your skills and service to help us maintain a safe and aesthetic environment for our precious children.
Trip Dates: February 20-27; August 25-September 1
(Painters, Electricians, Engineers, Construction Workers, Plumbers, Maintenance/Repair Professionals, Servant Hearted Volunteers)
Creative Media Team: Use your professional skills to help us develop meaningful content raise awareness of the pressing needs of our children.
Trip Dates: February 4-11; September 3-10
(Photographers, Journalists, Videographers, Marketing/Branding Specialists, Web designers, Social Influencers/Bloggers/Vloggers)
Medical Immersion: Come ready to learn and gain invaluable patient care experience with our full-time healthcare team.
Trip Dates: April 21-28; July 27-August 3
(Recommended for Medical professionals, Pre-Health Students & Gap-Year Students)
Week of Wonders: Join us for a week of unforgettable memories and celebration of all the wonders that are happening at our OVI Children’s Hospital. Use your enthusiasm and talents to help us bring to life the spirit and characters of our Disneyland themed units.
Trip Dates: May 25-June 1
(Performing Artists, Disney Fans, Families, College Students, Young Professionals, Spirited Individuals of ALL ages)
Education Team: Use your skills as an educator to help us build our annual curriculum and a classroom that is fully-equipped for the unique needs of our children.
Trip Dates: June 15-22
(All education professionals welcome)
Experience Africa: See rural Africa through the eyes of our locals. This trip is for the experienced traveler seeking full immersion into the reality of our corner of the world via placement with a host family and multiple cultural excursions. Two days of this trip will will be focused on serving at our hospital with scheduled activities for you to complete with our beloved patients.
Trip Dates: June 4-11; July 7-14
(Recommended for Adventure Seekers, Experienced Travelers, Culture Enthusiasts)
Ambassador Week: Fuel your passion for the OVI Children’s Hospital by serving at our facility first hand. Each day will will be focused on a unique unit of our hospital with scheduled activities for you to complete with our beloved patients.
Trip Dates: January 13-20; May 5-12
(Exclusively open to OVI Ambassadors)
Missional Entrepreneur Experience: Come and complete intensive workshops on growing your mission-centered brand, developing your business plans, and ultimately transforming your visions into reality with OVI Children’s Hospital CEO + Founder, Amy Hehre.
Trip Dates: January 2-9; May 15-22; October 15-22
(Non-profit leaders, business-minded humanitarians, small business owners, dreamers + entrepreneurs of all stages)
Therapy Team: Use your gifts and skills as a therapist to create individualized patient care plans, to provide direct services to our children, and to train our full-time staff in the areas of your expertise.
Trip Dates: October 6-13
(OT, RT, DPT, PTA, SLP, Art Therapists, Mental Health Specialists, Child Life Specialists)
Christmas Holiday Workshop: Join us in celebrating the most wonderful time of the year! This week will be filled with holiday movies, baked goods. decoration hanging, tradition sharing, and gift wrapping in preparation for the Christmas season.
Trip Dates: November 30-December 7
(Families and Individuals of all ages)
Clinical Rotation: Programs are available for Professional Students seeking international clinical experiences (in collaboration with their institutions) in their final stages of schooling.
(MD, PA, DPT, DNP, MPH, PhD, students)
Other: Trips outside the descriptions above will be considered upon formal request.
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