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Kilimanjaro + Safari August 2019

  • Make A Difference Mount Kilimanjaro Tanzania (map)


Kilimanjaro is more of a mountain in every way than you expect. More beautiful, more challenging, more spectacular, more intriguing, more surprising. Loved every minute. Trip of a lifetime.
— Ruth M., Kilimanjaro Climb - A. W. R. (MAD partner)

Get Trekking

Join MAD’s award-winning trekking partner on a breathtaking hike and safari that will enrich your life and make a difference in the lives of vulnerable youth.

Your first week with us you will be learning about the local Chagga culture and meeting the students we help. The second week will be spent climbing Africa’s highest peak, followed by an optional safari! Reaching the summit of Kilimanjaro is a once in a lifetime achievement you’ll cherish forever!

Get to know the children you will be helping.

  • Trip Dates: Aug 19, 2019  - Aug 31, 2019

  • Optional Safari Add On: To Lake Manyara and Ngorongoro Crater (details below).


Who Should Attend?

  • Outdoor lovers

  • Anyone who loves travel and new experiences.

  • Families

  • Groups (clubs, corporations, church)

  • Individuals

  • Youths (with parental permission)

What Will You Learn?

  • The local Chagga culture and the beautiful nature it has to offer.

  • How donations and volunteering are making a difference.

  • Who the children are that we help.

  • How to speak common phrases in Swahili.

  • How to hike Kilimanjaro safely and successfully.

Next Steps

Expedition Details

Please read the following information on what to expect from your expedition.

If you have any questions make sure to visit our contact page.

Get Registered

Step 1

Register and pay your initial fundraising deposit of $250.

Your fundraising deposit is refundable up to 24 hours. This money goes directly to Make A Difference to support the children we help.

Step 2

Reserve your spot by paying your $400 trip deposit.

This deposit goes toward your total trip cost and ensures your reservation is held for you. This payment is due right after you finish Step 1.

Step 3

Pay for your remaining balances. Please enter two separate payments using the button below. One will be the remaining balance owed for your trip and the other your fundraising balance. These are both due 60 days before your trip. Using matching funds?

Attach matching funds documents here.

Dates and fundraising minimums are subject to change. Please confirm with us before you purchase your flight. 

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