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Perform & Serve, Bicentennial Parade

The Journey

This Spring Break trip is customized for a high school symphonic orchestra class where they will learn and serve in our Nation’s Capital.  During the week the team will visit a variety of the city’s most popular monuments and sights. In addition, during designated serve days students will also provide service to others while using their musical gifts and earn 15-20 community service hours for the week.  If you want to make a difference in the lives of others while learning about our Nation’s history in beautiful D.C., this alternative spring break trip is for you!

  • Perform during the parade
  • Gain 20 community serving hours
  • Explore the city

Quick Info

DATES AVAILABLE
11 - Mar - 2018 to 15 - Mar - 2018
RECOMMENDED FOR

Middle School Students
High School Students
College Students

JOURNEY COST

$450.00

*This includes all accommodations, food, serve project materials and programming.

SERVICE PROJECTS

Food Packing Events 75%
75%
Local Outreach 10%
10%
Homeless/Community Based 15%
15%

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COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIPS

SOME (So Others May Eat)

SOME (So Others Might Eat) is an interfaith, community-based organization that exists to help the poor and homeless of our nation’s capital. We meet the immediate daily needs of the people we serve with food, clothing, and health care. We help break the cycle of homelessness by offering services, such as affordable housing, job training, addiction treatment, and counseling, to the poor, the elderly and individuals with mental illness. Each day, SOME is restoring hope and dignity one person at a time.

Capital Area Food Bank

The Capital Area Food Bank is the largest organization in the Washington metro area working to solve hunger and its companion problems: chronic undernutrition, heart disease, and obesity. By partnering with 444 community organizations in DC, MD, and VA, as well as delivering food directly into hard to reach areas, the CAFB is helping 540,000 people each year get access to good, healthy food. That’s 12% of our region’s mothers, fathers, sons, daughters, sisters, brothers, and grandparents.

The Musician Ship

The MusicianShip uses music to alter the life trajectory of youth, thereby creating a more vibrant, educated, empowered, and well-intentioned world.

Logistics

ACCOMMODATIONS

Lodging is cabin style

Kitchens for cooking

Team building events on-site

Putt-Putt golf

Swimming pool

TRANSPORTATION

All transportation provided

Trains/Local busses

WHAT TO BRING

SAMPLE SCHEDULE

Arrival Day

4:00pm – Team Meeting
6:00pm – Dinner, review of Journey
* Schedule is created based on the size of your Journey and the type of Journey.
* All journeys and schedules are customized based on the location and type of Journey.

Day 1, 2, 3 - Community Serve Days

8:00am – Breakfast
9:00am – depart or arrive at Serve Location
12:30pm – break for lunch
1:00pm – continue on local Serve projects
4:30pm – head back to base hotel/camp
6:00pm – Team dinner and relax time

Day 4,5,6 - Adventure, Explore Day, Departure

Day 4 will depend on the Journey. On this day you will adventure as a team, have time off on your own, rafting, zip-lining, hiking, birding, boating, all areas have optional adventures for our Explore day! Day 5 & 6 will either be an additional Serve, Adventure, or a Departure Day.

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