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Intern Working with Kids, Give Hope to the Hopeless


Throughout the year


* Mature and resourceful individuals exhibiting a commitment to ministry and community participation
* Willing to step out of their comfort zone and be used where needed
* Flexible, open-minded, and capable of adaption to new situations
* A positive attitude, even in frustrating or difficult circumstances, is vital
* Must have a strong work ethic, be self motivated, and be committed to learning and being effective
* Can work closely with BCI staff, along with a local church in Ethiopia

Intern Types

  • Camp Counselor & Trip Leader
  • Counseling
  • Education
  • Medicine
  • Social Work


  • English

Cost in US$:

Starting at $1,950

Cost Includes:

  • Food
  • Housing
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support
  • International travel
  • Language instruction
  • Registration fees
  • Travel while in host country
  • Written materials abroad
  • Written materials pre-departure

Program Fees Include:

Trip cost includes all expenses, including airfare from a major US airport, transportation while in Ethiopia, translators, room and board, and any other expenses. You will need to bring your own spending money, and any extra money you may want to use to buy clothes, food, toys, etc. for children or families.

Experience Required


This Program is open to

American, Asian, Australian, Canadian, European, Kiwi, South African and Worldwide Participants.

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups of Varies

Application Process Involves

  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

2 weeks