Join hundreds of volunteers who travel from the United States and around the world each year to provide health care cost-free in rural Guatemala. With high rates of extreme poverty in these regions, the need for medical care is tremendous and the work you do will truly change lives.
Frequently Asked Questions
When do teams travel?
How do I pick a team?
Who makes up a team?
Each team consists of 60-80 volunteers, including surgeons, OB-GYNs, general practitioners, anesthesiologists, dentists, nurses, pharmacists, translators, cooks, engineers and others needed to assist the team. You don’t need to have medical training to be part of a team–each team relies on having great support volunteers, too.
What can I expect on a trip?
How much does a trip cost?
The average cost of the trip for 2017 is $2,300. Exact pricing may vary for each team, and we provide discounted pricing for volunteers who purchase their own airfare and required travel insurance. Your team leader will advise you of the cost of your trip based on their agenda. The cost of the trip is considered a tax-deductible donation.