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Featured Articles on Volunteering in Guatemala
Volunteer Opportunities in Guatemala by Volker Poelzl 
Volunteer in Xela through the EntreMundos organization by Michael Kay
Voluntourism in Guatemala: Help More with Less by Jonathon Engels
Volunteer in Antigua with Niños de Guatemala by Cristina Liberati
Volunteer in Guatemala: HELPS International Welcomes All by Doreen Pon
Volunteer with the Casa Guatemala by Kelsey Timmerman
Volunteer Health Services and Social Work Training with Pop Wuj by Patty Clement McCulloch
Volunteer at Spanish Language Schools in Guatemala by Gabe Stein
Volunteer Work in Guatemala by Carol M. Martin
Volunteer Work for the Good of Others and the Environment by Laura Campbell
Adventure and Service as an English Teacher by Mary Hammerback and Jennifer Nater
Volunteer in Guatemala City with the Cross-Cultural Solutions by Penelope Bridgwater
Volunteer Helping Families with Common Hope by Julie Kremen
Volunteer with the God's Child Project by Janet Park

Cross-Cultural Solutions: Volunteer Abroad for the Experience of a Lifetime!
Experience another culture like never before while making a real difference in people’s lives. You’ll gain perspectives and insights into the local culture and yourself. It’s an exciting and personally inspiring experience, and you’ll develop memories that will be with you forever. Program operates in Guatemala City, and Quetzaltenango, Guatemala.
Dates Offered: Choose from start dates year-round and lengths-of-stay from 1-12 weeks.
Costs: The U.S. tax-deductible program fee for a two-week program is $3,068 with each additional week of stay only $588. Program fee includes: personalized Volunteer Placement, language instruction, cultural education, food, lodging, transportation to and from all Cross-Cultural Solutions’ placements and programs, pre-departure guidance from headquarters staff, 24-hour access to in-country staff, travel medical and emergency evacuation insurance, and more.
Contact: Cross-Cultural Solutions, 2 Clinton Place, New Rochelle, NY 10801.
Tel: 800-380-4777 or 914-632-0022. Fax: 914.632.8494; in the UK call 0845 458 2781/2782; other countries call +44 (0) 1273 666392.
Email: info@crossculturalsolutions.org
Website: www.crossculturalsolutions.org
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Volunteer Abroad in Guatemala from US$275
International Volunteer HQ (IVHQ) offer affordable volunteer abroad programs in Guatemala from only US$275. Volunteers can participate in a wide range of projects including Teaching English, Childcare, Medical, Elderly Care, Construction and Renovation, Animal Care/Animal Rights, Lake Conservation, Eco-Agriculture Conservation, Turtle/Environment Conservation and Special Needs. IVHQ sends thousands of volunteer travelers worldwide annually — you will not find a more affordable, high quality and trustworthy volunteer travel company.
Volunteer in Guatemala Volunteer in Guatemala with VolunteerHQ Cost: Program Fees start from US$275
Dates: Programs start on the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month. Duration: Volunteers can volunteer for periods ranging from 1 week to 24 weeks.
Contact: International Volunteer HQ, PO Box 8273, New Plymouth, NEW ZEALAND.
Tel.:
US/Canada Toll Free: 1-877-342-6588; UK Toll Free: 0-800-234-1621; Australia Toll Free: 1-800-557-380; International: +64 6 758 7949.
Email: info@volunteerhq.org
Website: www.volunteerhq.org
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A Broader View Volunteers Corp
Volunteering with a Non Profit Charity Overseas
A Broader View Volunteers is an U.S. Non profit charity.
We work in 24 countries with over 224 programs, including Chile, Peru, Ecuador, Colombia, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Honduras, Belize, Guatemala, Uganda, Tanzania, Kenya, Ghana, Zambia, South Africa, Cameroon, Rwanda, Nepal, India, Vietnam, Philippines, Cambodia, and China.
With A Broader View (ABV), you'll be immersed in another culture, collaborate with your host community on a development project, and work side by side with local youth while building your own leadership skills. ABV works year round from 1-week to 12-week programs.
Volunteer in Guatemala

Dates: Ongoing programs, year round, you choose your dates of arrival and departure.
Cost:
From US$895 for one week to US$2240 for 12 weeks (you can tax deduct the expenses). Program fee includes: personalized Volunteer Placement, cultural education, meals, accommodation, pre-departure guidance, 24/7 country staff, tax deducted fees, the option to fundraise within our website, and more.
Contact:
A Broader View Volunteers Corp, 236 Glen Place, Elkins Park, PA 19027.
Tel.:
866-423-3258 or 215-780-1845 (US), (020) 3289-9896 (UK), (02) 8003-3474 (AU).
Fax: 215-887-0915 / Skype: Abroaderview.org
Email: volunteers@abroaderview.org, info@abroaderview.org
Website: www.abroaderview.org

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Cooperative for Education
Bring Education to Needy Children in Guatemala
Experience a short-term volunteer vacation at its best! You will deliver badly-needed textbooks and inaugurate brand-new computer centers at impoverished Guatemalan schools through nonprofit organization Cooperative for Education (CoEd). Week includes opportunities to interact with the children and families CoEd serves. Your presence will make an important contribution to CoEd projects by showing the communities that the programs are well-supported and around for the long term.

Visit: www.coeduc.org

ELI—Experiential Learning International
Guatemala, the land of eternal spring, is an enchanting country and an incredible backdrop to the ELI volunteer programs. These opportunities benefit the locals while giving participants a unique cultural experience. Volunteers can work with at-risk youth, community development projects, income generation projects, women’s empowerment, conservation, health, or children.

Contact: info@eliabroad.org, www.eliabroad.org

EntreMundos
EntreMundos works with over 160 local NGOs in Guatemala with the aim of building their institutional capacities. Included in the services we offer is a free-of-charge volunteer placement program. We can place volunteers either long- or short-term, with basic to advanced level Spanish in all fields of work. You can contact us by email for advice or assistance or apply directly to one of the NGOs we work with via the volunteer opportunities database on our website.

Contact: EntreMundos, 6a Calle, 7-31, Zona 1, Quetzaltenango; tel. (00 502) 7761 2179; mail@entremundos.org; www.entremundos.org.

God’s Child Project
Provides an education for slum children in Antigua, Guatemala and uses short- and long-term volunteers who pay about $180 a month and live with a local family after doing a Spanish course.

Contact: P.O. Box 1573, Bismarck, ND 58502-1573; 701-255-7956; www.godschild.org.

Quetzaltrekkers
Volunteer Managed Adventure Trekking in Guatemala
Quetzaltrekkers is Guatemala´s only all volunteer managed, non-profit trekking/hiking organization. Quetzaltrekkers offers multi-day adventure treks and one day excursions in the highlands of western Guatemala to an international clientele of outdoor enthusiasts. We follow locally sustainable and eco-friendly tourism practices. Volunteer guides are always needed.

Contact: Quetzaltrekkers, Casa Argentina, 12 Diagonal, 8-37, Zona 1, Quetzaltenango; 011-502- 7765-5895; info@quetzaltrekkers.com, www.quetzaltrekkers.com.

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