Kenya Trip 2024

🌍 Embark on a Journey of Impact: Join Our LEGO Adventure in Kenya! 🚀✨

Welcome to a Trip Like No Other!

Are you ready for an adventure that transcends borders, blends learning with play, and leaves a lasting impact on young hearts? Look no further—Science in a Suitcase invites you to be a part of our life-changing expedition to Nanyuki, Kenya!

This page is designed to give you a comprehensive overview of the details of this adventure. However, we’d love to connect directly with you to share even more. Please reach out at info@scienceinasuitcase.org

Why Join Us?

LEGO Robotics Magic: Dive into the world of LEGO robotics, where creativity meets education in the most vibrant way possible.

Cultural Immersion: Connect with local communities, savor authentic flavors, and experience the rich tapestry of Kenyan life.

Impactful Teaching: Make a difference by mentoring teachers and empowering kids with the transformative power of STEAM education.

Wildlife Wonders: Embark on thrilling game drives, visit an Elephant Orphanage, and witness Kenya’s breathtaking natural beauty.

No Robotics Experience Required!

Whether you’re a seasoned educator, a LEGO enthusiast, or someone with a heart for global impact—this journey is for YOU! No prior robotics experience is needed; all you need is a passion for exploration, cultural immersion, and making a positive difference in the world.

Regenerative Travel Practices:

This trip isn’t just an adventure; it’s a commitment to regenerative travel. Learn about practices that empower local communities, support conservation efforts, and create a positive impact on the places we visit. Discover how your journey can be a catalyst for positive change!

The Itinerary: Feb 15-24, 2024

Day 1-2: Depart USA, Arrive Nairobi, Overnight Stay

Day 3: Meet Partners, STEM Impact Kenya, Travel to Nanyuki

Day 4-8: Teacher Training, Classroom Robotics, Cultural Experiences

Day 9: WRO Competition & Closing Celebration

Day 10: Return to Nairobi or Extend Your Stay in Mombasa!

See https://traveltotrueplaces.com/science-in-a-suitcase-kenya-2024 for a more detailed itinerary.

The Cost:

Tour cost = $3900 plus your international flight and visa

The tour cost covers everything once you hit the ground in Kenya (transport, food, excursions, lodging, tour guides) and helps cover some of the supply and program funding costs for the children we are impacting

See https://traveltotrueplaces.com/science-in-a-suitcase-kenya-2024 for more details.

Fundraising:

Use our platform to create a personalized fundraising page (see this example) to turn to your community with to help offset the expenses of your once-in-a-lifetime trip.

The Prep:

Throughout January we will schedule short meetings to begin your journey as a Robot Rafiki, giving you more insight into the communities to which we have been invited and training you on the basics of how to build and program the LEGO robotics kits.

How to Join the Adventure:

Register here to reserve your spot and get ready for a journey that blends learning, play, and making a regenerative impact. No special skills required—just bring your passion, curiosity, and a willingness to build dreams with us!

Be a Part of Something Bigger:

Join Science in a Suitcase on this unforgettable trip where every LEGO brick tells a story and every moment creates lasting change. Let’s make this adventure about more than just travel—let’s make it about purpose, regenerative impact, and the joy of building dreams together.

🌟 Ready to Join? Reserve Your Spot NOW! 🌈