The Great Hostel Give Back


HI USA Great Hostel Give Back Group Application

Thank you for your interest in HI USA's Great Hostel Give Back!
The application must be submitted at least two weeks prior to the first night of the group stay.

(Final application deadline: February 15, 2017)
Group Contact Person 


Group Information 

The name of your group and the name of the larger organization with which your group is affiliated, such as a college or university, national organization, etc. 


GHGB Program Information

Maximum number of free overnights is 5. 
Groups may pay for additional overnights past 5.
Groups may pay for any overnights before January 1 and/or after February 28. 
Groups must volunteer 2 hours per day for each free overnight.   

This may change based on availability.

based on availability.

HI USA Recommends one chaperone for every 10 members below the age of 18.

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GHGB Application Agreement
I have read the Great Hostel Give Back (GHGB) Program Details and I agree to comply with the group requirements of the GHGB program, which include:
  1. Completion of two hours in the community per day for each free overnight.
  2. Completion of hostel activity and Hostelling 101 session. 
  3. Completion of reservation contract (with credit card guarantee) and program contract.
  4. Completion of the pre-stay and post-stay survey by participating group members over the age of 18.
I understand that failure to complete the group requirements could lead to a cancellation fee and/or inability to return for next year's GHGB program as described in the GHGB Program Details.

In addition, I give permission for the group name and any submissions to be used by HI USA.


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