Jieun's Trip to the USA!

Hello all! 

As some of you may know, my name is Sarah Hale. I have been volunteering with Sungbin Home for Girls in Gwangju, South Korea for the past five years. 

I am going to go home for a month in July on vacation and I have been given the awesome opportunity to take one of the girls home with me for a week! Her name is Jieun and I have known her since I began volunteering at Sungbin. She is so sweet and I am so happy Sungbin has given me the go ahead to take her on this trip. 

Myself and some of the other volunteers that help out with Gwangju's community of orphanages are fundraising to help pay for her round-trip ticket and activities while she will be staying with my family and I in the state of Maine, USA. 

The following is our tentative itinerary: 

Saturday July 16th 2017

-          Arrive in Maine at 6:49pm

-          Rest after the flight

-          Have dinner with my family and get settled

Sunday July 17th 2017

-          Tour local area and beach

https://www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction_Review-g40818-d103734-Reviews-Popham_Beach_State_Park-Phippsburg_Maine.html

-          Go out on our boat to a seafood restaurant

https://www.tripadvisor.com/Restaurant_Review-g40667-d2696404-Reviews-Holbrook_s_Lobster_Grille_and_Snack_Bar-Harpswell_Maine.html

Monday July 18th 2017

-          Go to Portland, Maine’s Old Port (largest city in Maine) for shopping and food

https://www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction_Review-g40827-d105082-Reviews-Old_Port-Portland_Maine.html

-          Go to Portland Head Light (lighthouse)

https://portlandheadlight.com/

-          Go lobster fishing on my sister’s boat with her and my step-uncle

http://www.lobsterfrommaine.com/maine-lobster-legacy/

Tuesday July 19th 2017

-          Go whale watching in Boothbay Harbor

https://www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction_Review-g40525-d1576812-Reviews-Cap_n_Fish_s_Whale_Watch-Boothbay_Harbor_Maine.html

-          Have a Lobster Bake at my house

https://www.hancockgourmetlobster.com/product/Maine_Clam_Bake/Main_Entrees

Wednesday July 20th 2017

-          Overnight trip to Vinalhaven Island

https://www.tripadvisor.com/Tourism-g40938-Vinalhaven_Maine-Vacations.html

-          Swimming and biking to the quarry

https://www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction_Review-g40938-d104687-Reviews-Lawson_s_Quarry-Vinalhaven_Maine.html

Thursday July 21st 2017

-          Return from Vinalhaven Island

-          Hike the Bumper (Robinson’s Rock)

http://www.organicgardeningsuccess.com/watch.php?v=c3cro0GskUo

Friday July 22nd 2017

-          Go to the Clam Festival

http://clamfestival.com/activities/carnival/

Saturday July 23rd 2017

-          Leave Maine at 10:25am


Please help her have an awesome trip by donating! 

Donations ()

  • Christina Bleeker 
    • $100 
    • 33 mos
  • Rohan Lewis 
    • $100 
    • 33 mos
  • Calen Cygan 
    • $30 
    • 33 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $160 
    • 33 mos
  • Alex Walter 
    • $50 
    • 33 mos
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Organizer and beneficiary

Sarah Elizabeth Hale 
Organizer
Phippsburg, ME
Janet Totman 
Beneficiary
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