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Pre-Designed ItinerariesPlant Fruit TreesBy planting trees, you will empower a family to produce fruit, generate income by selling the fruit in the local market and conserve the local ecosystemMoreBuild A Home GardenDesign and build a home garden in a relocated community, in a way that can be carried on and replicated by the community members […]

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Build School Gardens

BUILD SCHOOL GARDENS: WHY IT’S IMPORTANT According to UNICEF data from 2007, Guatemala has the highest percentage of chronically malnourished girls and boys in Latin America, and the fourth highest in the world. Through this trip, you will create a beautiful space in a school which will contribute to feeding school children while imparting important techniques […]

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Build Home Gardens

BUILD HOME GARDENS: WHY IT’S IMPORTANT Chukumuk is one of the most vulnerable communities in Guatemala. Its entire population is comprised of men, women and children who were relocated from Panabaj after their village was destroyed during hurricane Stan in 2005. Despite huge investment from the Spanish government on schools, roads and housing, the community […]

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Plant Fruit Trees

PLANT FRUIT TREES: WHY IT’S IMPORTANT In recent years the coffee crisis caused by the roya disease has jeopardised the livelihoods of the men and women who depend on coffee for income generation. In addition, unlike “sun” coffee grown throughout the world, a sizable percentage of Guatemalan coffee needs shade to grow properly. By planting […]

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How It Works

A HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE THAT WILL CHANGE YOU FOREVERAfter working alongside local people and learning about their struggles and joys, you won’t return home the same person – you can count on it. Get inspired to begin your own journey for greater impact on the shores of the stunning Lake Atitlán, in the heart of Mayan culture.IMAP provides an alternative […]

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