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Support for Children & Families Guatemala

 

Description

We are a non-profit organization serving children and their families in Las Rosas, a neighborhood in the city of Quetzaltenango (Xela), Guatemala. Las Rosas is an impoverished neighborhood where the majority of families live at or below the poverty line. This lack of economic opportunities contributes to problems such as alcoholism, teenage preg […]

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Dates of program:
January – November (Office is closed during the Holy week in April and one week in September around the 3rd week of the month)

Duration of program:
3 weeks minimum

Age requirement:
Adults of both sexes 18+

Cost:
We ask for a small contribution of US$20 (Q150) that is to support our afterschool program (e.g. to buy materials for handicrafts and repair bycicles). Volunteers cover their own living expenses, insurance and travel costs.

Other information:
It is possible to combine your work with learning Spanish and we can recommend you great Spanish schools in the city.


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