Kol Ami's Mission to Guatemala

Congregation Kol Ami & Temple Beth Or's Outreach Mitzvah Service Trip to Guatemala

Next Mission Trip: January 2017!

Help us share Tikkun Olam in beautiful Guatemala! 

Special thanks to our Candle of Hope sponsor, the Afriat Consulting Group Inc.

Highlights of the trip include:

  • Volunteer in a Mayan village, San Antonio Aguas Calientes
  • Build a house for a special family in need 
  • Provide a week-long day camp or other programming for sponsored Children
  • Visit woman and families in their home and help evaluate and coordinate medical needs or services
  • Shabbat services and dinner at our Sister Synagogue, Temple Adat Israel in Guatemala City 
  • Experience a traditional Mayan Fire Ceremony 
  • Share Nightly reflections, Discussions, Debrief
  • Hike Pacaya Volcano with a picnic lunch on the warm lava overlooking Guatemala
  • Tour a Coffee Plantation and Zipline in the highlands
  • Jade Factory & Museum Tour
  • Chocolate Factory & Cooking Demonstration

What’s included in the cost of the trip: 

  • 9 Nights at Aurora Hotel, a boutique garden hotel
  • 9 breakfasts
  • 9 lunches
  • 9 dinners at excellent top rated restaurants
  • All non-alcoholic beverages included with all meals
  • All Ground Transportation to/from the Airport as well as to/from the Village and to daily site seeing destinations.
  • Driver gratuities
  • A Volcano Hike and picnic lunch
  • A Coffee Plantation tour
  • A Zip Line Tour 
  • A Mayan Fire Ceremony
  • A Santo Domingo Hotel & Museum Tour
  • Tour of a Chocolate Factory
  • Entry to the Jade Museum
  • All field trips with children 
  • Entry to the Guatemala Zoo
  • Tour of a Macadamia Nut Plantation

PLUS...

  • A portion of the trip cost is donated to NG for their ongoing programming. 
  • A portion will be provide a donation to sponsor a child in the Nueva Generacion school with school supplies and extracurricular activities for an entire year.
  • Another portion will help buy homebuilding supplies.

For Information, contact David Glickman at [email protected] or call the Temple Office at 323-606-0996.

Donate to the Congregation Kol Ami's Mission to Guatemala and help us provide vital medical supplies, life-changing education and new homes for families in Guatemala. 

 

 

 

 

 

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