Experience Other Cultures
You will travel not as a tourist but as an honoured guest and friend of Bread Basket Ministries
founder and CEO, Elise Yap. Accommodations for these trips will be provided at
The Blue House
in the Hummingbird Family Room. An upgrade to The Upper Room will cost $400 for seven nights  
and The Cozy Cottage will run $600.

During your trip, you will have the opportunity to sample native foods, to learn about our Jamaican
culture and explore the beauty of the Ocho Rios area.

Age Requirements
BBM's Trips are open to all. However, those younger than age 18 must be accompanied by a
parent or guardian.

Trip Insurance
Trip Insurance is a MANDATORY requirement for these trips. Click here for additional information.

Contact Us
You can contact us via email by Clicking Here or by calling us at (876) 994-1367/994-1569
Visit The Mission - Witness The Work of Our Ministries
"Now that you
have purified
yourselves by
obeying the truth
so that you have
sincere love for
your brothers,
love one another
deeply, from the

1 Peter 1:22
Bread Basket Ministries  
Serving the least among us in Jamaica
Phone: (876) 994-1367
PO Box 6189, Ocho Rios, St. Ann, Jamaica WI
Email: Click Here
Website: www.breadbasketministries.com
Bread Basket Ministries
O c h o   R i o s     J a m a i c a
Mission Awareness Trip
A visit to BBM's missions will  give you the opportunity to:
  • meet and interact directly with the children, the families and the elderly we serve
  • you will witness firsthand the social and economic realities of their daily existence so you will
    have a better understanding of the challenges they need to overcome
  • you will experience first hand how volunteering as a short term mission volunteer could
    directly impact their lives and their future  by helping them overcome the obstacles of
  • you will see how sponsoring one of these children, elderly or families can offer hope and
    assist families or individuals in their struggles for survival and development, and the benefit
    they will get through of education, nutrition, clothing, medical care or improved housing
  • distribute much needed grocery items, clothing etc you feel moved to bring for our needy

We kindly request a prepaid donation of US$100 to facilitate your Mission Awareness/Familiarization
Trip. This will cover the cost of transportation, as well as, a few food items/school
supplies/toys/clothing to be distributed to the various families you will be visiting during your Mission
Awareness trip.
Visit Your Sponsored Friend
If you have a sponsored child or aging friends, spending time with your sponsored friend(s) is an
incredibly enriching experience. You will witness firsthand how your sponsorship has enriched their
lives, which will in turn enrich yours. You will receive the smiles, love and gratitude of your
sponsored child and aging friends.

The cost of a 3 night BBM Enrich Your Sponsorship Vacation to Ocho Rios Jamaica is US$500 per
person based on double occupancy. This includes: accommodations, meals, shuttle bus airport
transfers and transportation to visit your sponsored friend during your trip. Trip Insurance and
airfare are NOT included.
Voluntourism Package  in Ocho Rios Jamaica
Our most popular 7 night Ocho Rios, Jamaica Family Mission Trip Package includes 5 service days on
Bread Basket Ministries projects. Your sixth day is allocated as a personal day for shopping and fun.
in Ocho Rios.

The cost per volunteer, (ages 12 years +) based on double, triple or quadruple occupancy, is
US$998 per volunteer. Rate of $499 applies for each child under 12. Rates include breakfasts,
lunch, dinners and accommodations, in The Blue House's Hummingbird Family Room  
http://www.thebluehousejamaica.com/caribbean_boutique_hotel_accommodations.html for seven
nights, a Mission Awareness Tour (see below) as well as volunteer projects. Airport transfers,
project materials, trip insurance, airfare, tours, expenses and incidentals for your shopping/fun day
are NOT included. Please see additional general information below.
BEWARE: Short-term mission work is very contagious. Your life will be forever changed.
General Info for Jamaica Voluntourism & Mission Trip Packages
Spectaular waterfalls, sunkissed turquoise waters hugging incredible white sand beaches, majestic
mountains, Blue Mountain coffee, Bob Marley, Reggae Music, Red Stripe Beer, and a multitude of
world class hotels, great and small, have all combined to earn Jamaica the status and reputation as
a tourist mecca.
Less known is the fact that 19% of Jamaica's population of 2.95 million people live below the
poverty line.  
Enrich Your Sponsorship
Voluntourism - A Tropical Vacation Combined with a Day or Two of Volunteering
Book a vacation at Bread Basket Ministries founder's Luxury Boutique Bed & Breakfast, The Blue
House http://www.thebluehousejamaica.com/ and add BBM's Voluntourism Package to your
booking. Your Vacation With A Purpose will then afford you the opportunity to add a Missions
Awareness Tour and a day or two of volunteering on one of our regular projects.
Family Mission Trip in Tropical Ocho Rios