Camp Whitesand (SK) Project

June 17 - 27, 2019
Saskatchewan, CANADA
Participation Fee
Participants are responsible for their own travel expenses to and from the project.
What's Included


Camp Whitesand is located 30 minutes west of Yorkton, Saskatchewan, along the beautiful Whitesand River and is surrounded by a natural forest. The natural surroundings provide over 12km of trails used for horseback riding and outdoor activities. The river is a great place for water sports, canoeing, and swimming.
Last year volunteers helped build a cabin. This year they are requesting assistance with the finishing touches. Volunteers will also be putting on a metal roof on their pavilion as well as doing some concrete work.

Completed work:
Youth pavilion roof replaced with metal
6 cabins roofs completed with metal
4 cabins sanded and painted
Interior walls done in pine boards and roof insulated in Tri-plex building (Gwen Bader Center), electrical all done by volunteers, which was built by MVI in 2018.
Completed gable ends on Tri-plex building exterior
Resanded and three coats floor paint on new washroom block
Some general maintenance of ground work with equipment supplied.

Zack Merrill,
Project Coordinator
Jim Mills,
Construction Superintendent
Monday, June 17
Arrive at Camp
Tuesday, June 18
First Work Day
Thursday, June 27
Depart from Camp
ARRIVALCamp Whitesand Access Road
Box 392
Theodore, SK S0A 4C0
Travel Information

If you are planning on flying to the project, the closest airport is Regina International (YQR), a 2.5 hour drive from the Camp.

Please book flights that come in before 6 pm on the arrival date. If you need to fly in later than 6 pm or outside of the arrival and departure dates, please check with the Maranatha office to confirm that your travel plans can be accommodated.

Please send your itinerary to so pick up arrangements can be made.

Travel Resources

CI Azumano Travel:
800-454-4099 or by email with Erle Dpenha or Azumano Team at

Butler Travel:
503-879-5005 or by email with Nathanael at


Canada Facts & Figures




35.16 million (2013)


English, French


Varies widely based on geography; from perma-frost in the north to four distinct seasons towards the equator.


Catholic 38%, Protestant 28%, Non-Religious 23%


Canadian Dollar

Entry Requirements
  • Passport valid at time of entry.
Medical Requirements & Precautions
Contact Us Want to speak with someone at Maranatha directly? Please call our office at 916.774.7700 to speak with a volunteer specialist. Alternatively, you can send us an email.