"Speak tenderly to them. Let there be kindness in your face, in your eyes, in your smile, in the warmth of your greeting. Always have a cheerful smile. Don't only give your care, but give your heart as well." (Mother Teresa)


Airline Ticket Grant

If you are qualified for the program and your application has been approved, and your income is below a certain level you may qualify for assistance toward your airline ticket. The grant will pay for half of your airline ticket up to $500. The volunteer will be responsible for fundraising for the rest of the ticket cost.


In order to be eligible for the grant you must meet the following requirements:

  • You must be accepted into the English Teaching and Cultural Exchange program as a volunteer teacher.
  • If you are financially responsible for yourself you must make less than $36,000.
  • If you are in school, supported by your parents, and not working, your parent's combined income must be less than $48,000.
  • Provide required proof of income for yourself and/or your parents if they are financially responsible for you (most recent tax return or pay stubs)

You can apply by:

Downloading our Airline Ticket Grant application, fill it out and email it in with a copy of proof of income to executive.director@messengersoflove.com.

Download Airline Ticket Grant application here

For post office mailing, please send the application form and copy of ID package to:

Messengers of Love

P.O. Box 590936

Houston, TX 77059

Questions and comments, please contact MOL at:

832-647-7233 or 832-576-7691

Email: executive.director@messengersoflove.com

The application deadline is April 12th 2019, so complete your application soon.

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