Lake City Academy (ID) Project

Dates
July 29, 2019 - August 20, 2019
Location
Idaho, USA
Participation Fee
Participants are responsible for their own travel expenses to and from the project.
What's Included

Overview

The Lake City Academy (ID) Project is one of our many efforts based in North America. Each year, Maranatha works with organizations in the United States and Canada to provide volunteer labor for various construction or renovation projects.

Lake City Academy was founded in 1909 and is accredited for Preschool through 10th grade. Students score on average 2.5 grades above grade level. They currently have 150 students and are operating at maximum capacity, as well as turning away students. With Maranatha’s assistance in building 12 more classrooms, Lake City Academy will be able to expand their campus and offer a 9-12 grade program in collaboration with Upper Columbia Academy. Currently the 9-12 grades meet in the church.

Volunteers will construct a 14,500 square ft wood frame building for the school.

Leaders
Judy Leeper,
Project Coordinator
Gerry Anderson,
Construction Superintendent
Itinerary
Monday, July 29
Arrival
Tuesday, July 30
First work day
Tuesday, August 20
Departure
ARRIVALLake City Junior Academy
125 E. Locust Ave.
Coeur d'Alene ID 83814

DEPARTURE
Volunteers requesting housing will be staying in community members' homes.
Travel Information

If you are planning on flying to the project, the closest airport is Spokane International (GEG). This is approximately 40 minutes from the school.

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 volunteer@maranatha.org 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 corporatetravel@ciazumano.com

Butler Travel:
503-879-5005 or by email with Nathanael at nathan@butlertravel.com

Kayak:
www.kayak.com

United States Facts & Figures

CAPITAL

Washington DC

POPULATION

318 million

LANGUAGE

82% English, 11% Spanish

CLIMATE

Mostly temperate, but tropical in Hawaii and Florida. Arid in the great plains and the southwest. Low winter temperatures in the northern states.

RELIGION

51% Protestant, 24% Catholic, 2% Mormon

CURRENCY

US Dollar

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.

 

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