Based in the capital city of Beijing, students in the GoBeyond China program provide much needed care to physically disabled children in private orphanages. Excursions include the Great Wall, Forbidden City, Terracotta Army, Shanxi and Xi'an.
GoBeyond China - Orphans of Beijing
AT A GLANCE
SERVICE - 100 hours with the Chunmiao Little Flower Foundation, with a focus on child care for underprivileged, disabled orphans
ADVENTURE - Traveling local style in Beijing, Shanxi, and Xi'an; Urban and rural community and culinary exploration
EDUCATION - Tours of the Great Wall of China, the Terra Cotta Warriors, Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City, panda zoos, as well as classes in calligraphy, martial arts, and more
Ages 14-19 may apply. 18 students maximum per program. No language skills necessary.