Haiti Trip Packing Checklist

This checklist is to help remind you of things you need or may want to bring

Check- in luggage cannot exceed 50lbs and 62” length + width + height

Carry-on luggage cannot exceed 22" length + 14" width + 9" height. There is no specific weight limit for the bag as long as it is under the above dimensions


  • Bible, Journal, Pen
  • Passport
  • Water Bottle
  • Toiletries -  Travel size Shampoo, Conditioner, Body Soap, Facial Soap, Razors, Lotion, q-tips, Toothbrush, toothpaste, Hair supplies, sunscreen (if you burn), deodorant, make-up
  • Clothes (see guidelines)
  • Closed toed shoes (No flip flops during ministry)
  • Flip Flops (for shower or at beach)
  • Undergarments
  • Public Pajamas
  • Bug Spray with High DEET content (Don't Forget!)
  • Anti-bacterial gel/Hand sanitizer
  • 1-2 Rolls of Toilet paper or Travel size Toilet Paper (take middle roll out)
  • Trash Bags for dirty clothes
  • Prescription Medications that you take on a daily/weekly basis (We must have record of it on your Medical Release Form)
  • 1 Peanut Butter (plastic container)
  • 1 Jelly (plastic container)
  • Alarm Clock (or use your phone)
  • Neem Pills/Drops for Malaria Prevention
  • Beach Towel & Sunscreen

 Other Good Suggestions:

  • Passport Pouch/Under clothes wallet (you can find them at Wal-Mart, Target, or AAA store)
  • Flashlight (moving around at night – or if electricity is turned off)
  • Camera and accessories
  • Music (we ask that you listen to no secular music at all)
  • Chapstick
  • Pepto Bismol tablets
  • Tissues
  • Gum and Mints
  • Sunglasses (cheap pair)
  • Book (to read on plane rides)
  • Small gifts for translators or Haitian friends you make
  • Feminine Products
  • Powder Gatorade/Drink (to add to your water bottle)
  • Daily Vitamins you usually take
  • Snacks (for throughout the week


Team Specific

 Children’s Ministry

  • Teaching Tools


  • Tools – TBD / Jeans
  • Gloves 


  • Scrubs if you have (approved to wear in ministry)
  • Dental Tools 

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