Estimated Cost: $575 (Note: Prices do not include transport/airfare. Flights are generally around $500, but can change depending on different variables. Programming costs estimates and are subject to change.)
Through a partnership with Kamalbe Spanish School & Volunteer Center in Xela, Guatemala, students provide assistance a local elementary school in the Xecanchavox community with nutrition lessons. This local, rural, community is majority indigenous, so students learn about the complexities of indigeneity in Latin America. Students also work on special projects in the afternoons such as community beautification, school remodeling, videography as determined by community need.
This year, there will be both a Spring 2019 and Summer 2019 trips to Guatemala. Both applications are open now.