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Overview

This trip focuses on learning through community integration. Students with an interest in food security, education policy and social work should consider this experience.

Schedule

7:30 am Breakfast in community
8:30 am Start work at the worksite

The group will assist with the renovation of a community kitchen.

12:00 pm Lunch in community
1:00 pm Visit the local market

The group will explore the availability and diversity of food in rural Guatemala.

5:00 pm Dinner in community
6:00 pm Facilitated group reflection
7:00 pm Individual reflection and downtime
10:00 pm Sleep and re-energize for the next day

Accommodations

Students will be housed in local school property.

*Note: The above is not a final itinerary, activities listed are not guaranteed to occur as described or in the sequence outlined.