Packing List

 

Here's some suggestions for packing for a 2 week mission trip to the Passion Center for Children in Malawi, Africa.

 

To download a PDF copy of this list, click here.

Clothing

Females: skirt (length around mid-calf) and tshirt

Males: pants and tshirt

  • 3 - 5 sets of clothes

  • 1 set of clothes for church (Men: button-down is acceptable)

  • Undergarments

  • Light jacket, sweatshirt, sweater (if you get cold easy, pack warmer)

  • Comfortable walking shoes

  • Hiking/Sport shoes & clothes

  • Hat

  • Sunglasses

  • Sleeping bag

  • Small/neck pillow (for flights)

  • Outfit for the flight

Medicines
  • Personal first aid items (bandaid, neosporin, Q-tips, alcohol wipes, etc)

  • Deet/bug repellant (see Planning Your Vaccinations page for more info)

  • Malaria medicine

  • Anti-diarrheal medicine

  • Tylenol/Advil

  • Regular prescription medicines (follow guidelines for carry-on luggage)

  • Cough/cold medicine

  • Cough drops

  • TUMS/nausea medicine/Dramamine

  • Inhaler (asthma)

  • Sunscreen

Toiletries
  • Toiletries (toothbrush, toothpaste, deoderant, shampoo, conditioner, etc). 

  • Bath towel

  • Shower shoes (flip flops, etc)

  • Feminine products

  • Hand soap

  • Hand sanitizer/antibacterial 

  • Baby wipes

  • Facial tissue

  • Contacts

  • Contact Solution

  • Glasses case

Personal Items
  • Personal Devotion items

  • Bible/journal

  • Flashlight

  • Umbrella

  • *Passport

  • *Drivers License

  • *Shot record

  • Snacks, food, nutella, coffee, tea bags, etc.

  • Extra $ for souvenirs, gifts, snacks, etc.

  • Books/magazines for long flights

  • Camera/laptop/tablet/smart phone

  • Headphones

  • Chargers/adapters (220 volts in Malawi)/powerstrip

  • Extra batteries for flashlight/camera/etc

  • Refillable water bottle

  • To go coffee mug

  • Deck(s) of cards

Mailing Address:

Passion Center for Children 

PO BOX 99986

Lakewood, WA 98496

Passion Center is a registered Non-Profit with 501(c)3 status

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