CANCELLED: Annual Open house in July (check back for 2021!)

Come and visit the COAR Children in Zaragoza, El Salvador

CANCELLED: June 27 – July 5, 2020
(July 4th is a Saturday; the federal holiday is Fri, July 3rd)
Application for 2020 — (use it as an example for 2021):
Click here for .docx (MS Word), easier to complete on your computer
Click for .pdf version, easier if you are printing it
We want you to visit ~ but to understand what it will be like  ~ so feel free to email or call with any questions or concerns: ~ +1 (440) 943-7615

Watch the slideshow or click through below to see pictures from the 2019 Open House!

  • Meet the children, staff, and see the community around COAR
  • Teach English to our students in the morning
  • Spend afternoons and weekends at important sights such as St. Romero’s home and the grave site of the Four North American Churchwomen (detailed agenda will develop as reservations are confirmed)
  • Stay in the retreat center adjacent to COAR
  • Minimum 4-night stay (pick your own arrival and departure within the dates of the open house, above)
  • Cost: $250/day, ($200 deductible) including arrival and departure days, includes:
    • Airport pick-up and drop-off
    • All meals
    • Single-room accommodations
    • All excursions
    • Donations to various projects
    • EXCLUDED: AIRFARE (purchase trip cancellation insurance!)
  • Deposit of 50% due May 1, 100% due June 1st *
  • Proof of Virtus or similar child protection training required by May 1st
  • We reserve the right to cancel for any reason* (e.g.; too few people sign-up, earthquakes, etc. – so purchase trip cancellation insurance!)

* Refund policy on the application form