GUATEMALA 2017

Guatemala Landscape

June 25 – July 3, 2017
December 23, 2017 – January 1, 2018

Join us in the remote Polochic Region of Guatemala working hand-in-hand with the local Mayan Q’eqchi’ people.

 

KENYA 2017

August 5 – 15, 2017

Join us as we  travel to West Kenya and work in remote villages near Kisii.

UGANDA 2017

July 22 – August 1, 2017 

Join us as we travel to Mbale and work in remote villages near the Kenyan border.

 

During a week of humanitarian service, the following vital areas of village-assessed needs will be addressed through sustainable development projects. The items listed below may vary based on region. Visit the Programs page for more in-depth details on programs, training and workshops. To view images from each of the program areas, visit the Photo Galleries page.

BUILDING

A project requested and planned for by the local villagers.

  • Water systems
  • Small health centers
  • Schools
  • Eco-latrines
  • Wood-burning ovens

BUSINESS

  • Expand agricultural co-ops
  • Family gardens
  • Small business development

EDUCATION

  • Anticipated school building and enhancement projects
  • Teacher development training
  • Repairs
  • Donation of supplies

HEALTHCARE

  • Rural health promoter and midwife (neonatal resuscitation) training
  • Health & nutrition workshops
  • Medical & dental clinics

FHe participants are encouraged to get involved in pre-trip planning committees and fundraising efforts. Each area has multiple opportunities for those with specialized skills as well as for all participants.