Immersion Spanish - Community Intership

Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador

CF
Chacay Foundation
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May 22 - Jul 20, 2017
Group size: 10 - 15
Immersion Spanish - Community Intership
Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador

Chacay Foundation
  • Email address verified

$NaN
May 22 - Jul 20, 2017
Group size: 10 - 15

About this trip

International Development Internships are an opportunity for students and young professionals to gain hands-on experience in sustainable development and insight into other cultures that can only be obtained through participating in the work on the ground.


Costs

8 weeks = 3600 USD

5 weeks = 2745 USD

3 weeks = 1900 USD

3 months is the maximum timeframe possible given current Ecuadorian visa permits.


Included in the price:

♣ Spanish Lessons prior to (online) and after (one week intensive course) the arrival of the participant in Ecuador

♣ Preparation of participants (prior to departure and including the first week of orientation in Ecuador)

♣ Airport pick-up and delivery at the end of the program

♣ Transport to the project site

♣ Accommodation at the project site

♣ 3 meals per day (special diet needs should be communicated prior to the start of the program)

♣ Support and guidance from the moment of registration until the return back home (coordination, organization, translation, individual help, etc.)

♣ Spare time/tourist activities to get to know the natural and cultural diversity of Ecuador

♣ Access to the Internet in order to create daily logs in the Community Blog

♣ Certificate as an Agent of Transformation




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CF
Chacay Foundation
Working with rural poor communities and their residents, Beyond Chacay will serve as the catalyst for change, enabling qualifying communities to accomplish the quality of life improvements they design through the efforts of community leaders and support from informed, committed ecotourists. Beyond Chacay Foundation is based jointly out of Quito, Ecuador, and Los Gatos, California. From its very inception, the company’s The CHACAY model goes beyond basic tourism: it introduces clients to BCF promueve ecosistemas dinámicos y sostenibles en comunidades turísticas frágiles, movilizando la tecnología como impulsor para la colaboración de stakeholders; promoción de emprendimientos; y, la capacitación de jóvenes, mujeres empresarios y ecoturistas como agentes de transformación para la creación de Destinos Inteligentes con el fin de crear valor compartido, fortalecer y proteger la riqueza natural y mejorar la calidad de vida y proveer servicios de excelencia con experiencias inolvidables.