Help our social enterprise start an economically sustainable online project in Oaxaca, Mexico

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Mexico

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  • last activity

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    06/06/2021

 
  2021 

 Min stay requested: at least a week

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a group of young people seeking to implement an economically sustainable business model through cooperatives. We currently have 3 locally paid staff which are 2 for cleaning and 1 for maintenance in the Hospitality business. Our background is Technology. We have a Software Development consultancy and another business unit in the Real Estate & Hosting world. We want to make the Hospitality industry a social enterprise that injects capital into a social project in Oaxaca (where there is the greatest educational gap in the country). We want to help reduce the gap that is growing more and more now with the pandemic between the most who have and those who do not. Extreme poverty in Mexico unfortunately falls on the population of indigenous peoples and that is where we want to make an impact through university education. Unfortunately only 2% of indigenous students manage to finish a university degree in Mexico. We faithfully believe that education breaks this cycle of poverty. We want to make our hosting business a repeatable and scalable business model in order to help us with our cause. Profit are used to bring education tools in Oaxaca and to cover operations as well.

    Somos un grupo de jóvenes buscando implementar un modelo de negocios sustentable económicamente por medio de cooperativas. Nuestro background es de Tecnologias. Actualmente tenemos 3 empleados con sueldo que son 2 para limpieza y 1 para mantenimiento en el negocio de Hospedaje. Tenemos una consultoría de Desarrollo de Software y otra unidad de negocios en el mundo Inmobiliario & Hospedaje. Queremos hacer de la industria del Hospedaje una empresa social que inyecte capital a un proyecto social en Oaxaca (donde mas rezago educativo hay en el pais). Queremos ayudar a reducir la brecha que cada vez crece mas ahora con la pandemia entre el que mas tiene y el que no. La pobreza extrema en Mexico recae lamentablemente en la población de los pueblos originarios y es ahi donde queremos hacer el impacto por medio de educación en grado universitario. Lamentablemente solo el 2% de los estudiantes indígenas logran terminar una carreara universitaria en Mexico. Creemos fielmente que la educación rompe este ciclo de la pobreza. Queremos hacer de nuestro negocio de hospedaje un modelo de negocio repetible y escalable para poder ayudarnos con nuestra causa. Los ingresos se utilizaran para llevar herramientas de educación en Oaxaca y para cubrir gastos operacionales también.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    Hospitality/Tourism
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Great opportunity to practice your Spanish. You will meet awesome and good people who come to visit us for our accommodations and eco project. . We want to learn from you and your experiences, as well as you learn from our current projects.

    This is about the possibility to change your mindset, another way to live together. There is not such as capitalism and socialism ideologies for us.

  • Help

    Help

    We are starting and requesting help with the operation of the business and to be able to take it to the next level. All your ideas will be taken into account. If they have experience in hospitality and tourism, much better. Or just good touch and communication with people. These would be the main tasks. - Virtual administrator of the reservation system. - Management of cleaning and maintenance personnel. - Receive guests and find a way to improve their experience. - Inspect the spaces to ensure that they meet the required cleaning standard. - Report any maintenance failure. - Be a guest guide for excursions.

    Estamos iniciando y solicitamos ayuda con la operacion del negocio y poder llevarlo a un siguiente nivel. Todos sus ideas serán tomadas en cuenta. Si tienen experiencia en hoteleria y turismo mucho mejor. O simplemente buen tacto y comunicación con las personas.
    Estas serian las tareas principales.
    - Administrador virtualmente del sistema de reservas.
    - Manejo de personal de limpieza y mantenimiento.
    - Recibir huéspedes y encontrar la manera de mejorar su experiencia.
    - Inspeccionar los espacios para que cumplan con el estándar de limpieza requerido.
    - Reportar cualquier falla de mantenimiento.
    - Ser guía de huéspedes para excursiones.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    Estoy interesado aprender noruego, portugués o ruso.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We have a volunteer room with 2 beds, and a bathroom. Breakfast included.

    We also have a common kitchen area that you're welcome to use at any time.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Come, discover and explore what Monterrey has to offer. Outdoor sports, nightlife, hiking, networking, business, schools and the warm of the people.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    Tenemos buen internet e escritorios. Tambien contamos con oficinas donde pueden ir a trabajar tranquilamente.

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    This host has said they are willing to accept those travelling with a pet.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Máximo 4-5 horas al día, 5 días a la semana


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