Help with different cultural projects for our association in San Pedro Las Huertas, Guatemala

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Guatemala

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    05/12/2021

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  2021 

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  • Description

    Description

    - Please write to this host in Spanish-

    I started the association with some friends to keep the know how of art we have in San Pedro Las Huertas. Finally our association helps people to have a decent place for their workshop, helps also people who needs to have a more decent house, teaches young and less young in languages, ...
    Our Cultural center sprays Marimbas music (traditionnal music de Guatemala), welcomes tourists to show and sell our products, shows workshops of our artists, delivers spanish, sewing, painting, musica, ... lessons.
    We are in the center of San Pedro Las Huertas, a small town at 10 min from the center of Antigua.
    My english is not very good, so please write in spanish (we can use a translator).

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Charity Work
    Art Projects
    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    Teaching
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Hospitality/Tourism
    General Maintenance
    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

    Of course you will improve your spanish skills, but you will also share with local who you will help but also with local volunteers to share art, music, food, ...
    It is also the opportunity to learn how to make ceramics, or other crafts.

  • Help

    Help

    We are looking for different kind of helps which can be a mix depending on the period and what you are looking for.
    Giving English lessons to kids, building a workshop or improving cabins, animating tours of San Pedro (the village and workshops), helping us with social media, translation, anything which could improve the place and the ambiance of the cultural center.
    We will ask you for 20h per week, and we will define together the planning.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    Spanish: Fluent
    English: Beginner

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We have a 2 beds in a bedroom in the cultural center you may share with other volunteer or a student. Hot water shower.
    The center is at the bus station which allows you to go to Antigua center in 10 min.
    You can find anything you need in San Pedro and more cheaper than Antigua, and even directly to the productor.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Antigua is a beautifull historical and preserved city, where you will enjoy to walk in the cobbled stone streets. Around you have famous volcanos which one is still active, you can hike there, ride a bike in the countryside, visit the park Hobbitenango, ...
    If you like the nature and the historical building, you will love the region, which is by the way very safe.

  • 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

    At the moment, we do not have wifi access, but the mobile network Tigo allows to you to have a good connexion.

  • 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?

    Two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week



Host ref number: 938979938224