culturally empowering, mutually beneficial and focused on lasting impact
Meaningful engagement with community & local leaders
World-class excursions including Victoria Falls & a Safari
unique cultural highlights & historical insights
exceptional meals with community leaders and Accommodations in boutique hotels
July 22-30 // Cost: $4,000 per person
Experience includes all in-country expenses including meals, lodging (assuming double occupancy - single room upgrade available for $650), transportation, activities and excursions. Fee does not include the cost of international flights.
9 days of life-changing and world-changing adventure
Get a 90 second glimpse of the Journey in store...
Enjoy your stay in boutique Zambian hotels that balance local flavor with comfortable amenities.
These adventures make the experience all the more memorable.
Cap off your trip with a visit to Victoria Falls - the worlds largest waterfall and one of the seven natural wonders. Plus, no trip to the southern cone of Africa would be complete without a safari. You will journey to Chobe National Park in Botswana. Chobe is know for it's elephant population, but it's also incredibly biologically diverse - travelers often see lions, rhinos, zebra, giraffes, hippos... the list goes on and on!
our community partner in Zambia
Hope is located in Ndola’s neighborhood of Twapia. Like many other areas in Zambia, the people of Twapia have been severely affected by poverty and the AIDS pandemic. Hope School is located in this village and provides hundreds of children with food, education and healthcare.
Ignite’s philanthropic arm, Spark Ventures has been working with Hope since 2007 and has supported Hope becoming a model for sustainable development and successful community outreach. As part of the community engagement, Ignite travelers learn and contribute alongside of the Hope School programs, serve as reading partners with students, share meals with the Hope leaders, and participate in other rich cultural exchange and collaboration.
Ignite experiences are operated in close collaboration with our primary philanthropic partner, Spark Ventures. with 10+ years of experience building partnerships that lift communities out of poverty, we ensure our experiences are rooted in these deep relationships, are mutually beneficial and have lasting impact.
The Fine Print
Registration ends June 22, 2018 or as soon as the journey is registered in full. We encourage you to register as early as possible to ensure that you have plenty of time for preparations. Our journeys fill up quickly. Ignite reserves the right to cancel journeys with less than 6 confirmed individuals. If the journey does not reach this threshold we will either refund your journey fee or credit it to a future journey.
What is included in the fee? The journey fee includes all in-country expenses including airport transport, meals, lodging, in-country transportation & transfers, activities and excursions, plus a philanthropic contribution to our local partner organization, Hope Community School in Ndola, Zambia. The journey is priced assuming double occupancy. Want your own room? Option for $650 upgrade available at check-out.
What is not included in the fee? The fee does not include the cost of your international flight (arriving Ndola International Airport - NLA and departing Livingstone International Airport - LVI).