High School Summer Service Program
"My experience with the work that ViviendasLeón does was amazing. I had the opportunity to work with children in villages, create areas where plants are capable of growing, and build fences for the nearby community. It was definitely a life-changing experience for me." S Foong, high school student
ViviendasLeón is a non-profit organization whose mission is to eliminate poverty by teaching capacities and providing resources for self-sufficiency in rural communities while building awareness and community through international service learning education travel. Learn more >>
Apply today for our service immersion trip to Guatemala
Announcing our new travel program in Guatemala for students, school groups and families. Itineraries include 20 hours of rural community development service projects, cultural and language immersion experiences in home stays and in rural communities, natural places to experience the unique environment of the lake region and ways that development works with the environment to sustain communities, and historic places that shape an understanding of the pre and post colonial history in and around Lake Atitlán and the Mayan highlands region.
June 24 - 30, 2019
To register for the Student service immersion program, please fill out our interest form here.
We will send you links to the full application form, and Orientation packet.
For an in-depth overview of the travel program, download our Travel Packet here.
Due dates and pricing:
- Applications and deposits are due 45 days before departure
- Final payment is due 15 days before departure
- Travelers make their own flight arrangements: Arrive before noon on the first day of the trip, and depart after noon on the last day of the trip. Airlines include United, American and Avianca.
- Price for the all inclusive trip within Guatemala is $1,600 per person for 7 days.
Contact us at our U.S. office here