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G_D.01 Volunteer in different positions in a versatile indigenous Mayan organization (Guatemala)

Location: Near Livingston, Guatemala

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Description of the project:

The organization works within the Mayan Q’eqchi region, focused on developing their communities by providing access to education and healthcare as well as supporting micro-enterprise efforts. They offer a national and international recognized mixed school system which consists of a middle school, a three-year vocational high school, a rural and secondary boarding school. It focuses on learning in a rural context and practical work experience by offering internships in restaurants, hotels, NGOs and their own departments. They provide a health care system that includes a riverside, a mobile, and a dental clinic as well as a women’s health center.

Your tasks – there are different volunteer positions available:

  • Work as an English teacher, translator or interpreter
  • Work as Volunteer and Group Coordinator: Coordinate the logistics of the arrival of volunteers
  • Work as Communications Coordinator: Maintain and update the data on the website and social media platforms
  • Support the Fundraising and fund management
  • Work schedule: flexible, but mostly from 8 a.m. to 4/5 p.m.
  • Vacations: Easter week, Christmas, January


  • Minimum stay: 6 months (depending on your volunteer position)
  • Spanish level: Minimum intermediate (depending on your volunteer position)
  • English level: Advanced
  • Skills and expertise: Depending on your volunteer position, but mostly you support the professionals the best way according to your state of knowledge

Accommodation, Benefits and Costs:

  • Stay for free in a galley by the river or in a bungalow in the midst of a wonderful landscape in a protected natureconservation area
  • Proyecto Mosaico books your lodging, Spanish school and your transportation from the airport, furthermore we offer individual assistance provided by the office in Granada before, throughout and after your stay
  • For our work and our services we ask a one-time-only fee of 250 € – regardless of the length of your stay

Have a look at the detailed project presentation with more pictures, info on accommodation and location:

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