Building Stoves in Guatemala
Building and Renovation
This program is designed to help reduce the negative health and environmental impact created by the use of firewood. Our stove program is also designed to help develop skills for the local community. Indeed the families who are part of it learn how to build them and use these skills to teach others.
This program is designed for
Available for everyone with motivation and certain level of physical fitness; perfect for those who love to get dirty, and have fun!
While working in Guatemala in our Stoves project, you will provide and work alongside Guatemalan families to build an ecological stove that will not only help them reduce costs but will also keep them healthy as the smoke will not stay inside their homes anymore.
Registration Fee: US $249
1 Week Program Fee:
Extra Per Week:
1-week minimum stay.
All year round
4 to 6 hours from Monday to Friday
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What is included in My program fee?
We always provide comfortable accommodation suitable to the program module and location. Typically, that might mean a home stay or during your selected program. All rooms always include WiFi.
From the time you arrive in the country, we will make sure your trip runs smoothly. We show you the best places to eat, banks, point of interests, and are there for all questions.
Your experience includes a weekly meal plan of hearty and healthy local fare. The plan includes breakfast, lunch and dinner, Monday through Friday.
Weekends are free for making your own culinary explorations
A monetary donation goes directly to the project where you will be volunteering. This money is used to help the project purchase material they need on a daily basis, meals or pay other expenses they have.
You always learn and enjoy more when you are relaxed. That’s why we build in a weekly selection of activities, excursions, events and outings into our tours, language courses, volunteer service. From Salsa, to hiking a active volcano!
Certification (if requested) of completion of the volunteer program, perfect for inclusion in your resume.
Airport pick up in private shuttle to your accommodation.
Mentorship & SUPPORT
Adventure worry-free, knowing you are supported by VAGT 24/7. Your VAGT expert helps you choose the right program for your needs and prepares you for the journey ahead. We even offer the peace of mind of a comprehensive medical, cancellation and interruption insurance plan.