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AUTHENTIC EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING GLOBAL CITIZENSHIP LOCAL EXPERTISE CULTURAL IMMERSION RESPONSIBLE VOLUNTEERING DEDICATED ON-THE-GROUND SUPPORT THE BUENA ONDA DIFFERENCE!

At Buena Onda, we are all learners and Guatemala is our classroom! The core and hallmark of our High School program is experiential learning, where students are encouraged to push past their comfort zones and embrace their new roles as global citizens. Our local knowledge and deep community connections let you dive into the unforgettable mix of Spanish colonial and ancient Mayan that makes Guatemala so special.

Volunteering is a commitment and a responsibility. Our volunteers are immersed in local culture and traditions, with the understanding that you are an important member of a team. Check out our Standards to see the common ground that our volunteers and community partners share.

What We Offer

Our personalized service supports your educational goals and logistical needs every step of the way.

Placement with impactful and collaborative community projects that maximize experiential learning opportunities.

Transparent budgets with the option to have us pay all the bills before your arrival in Guatemala.

Custom designed itineraries that fit with your budget, schedule, and requests.

Safe and comfortable accommodation, including host family options.

Reliable and safe transportation, where you have the same driver for your whole time in Guatemala.

Arrival orientation full of local tips about your new surroundings, with the option of a closing reflection dinner.

Your experienced, bilingual Buena Onda coordinator with your group the whole time to facilitate communication and assist with any on-the-ground needs. All of our coordinators are Guatemalan, they know the country the best!

All Our Coordinators are gautemalan,
they know the country the best!

Your experienced, bilingual Buena Onda coordinator with your group the whole time to facilitate communication and assist with any on-the-ground needs. All of our coordinators are Guatemalan, they know the country the best!

Buena Onda Coordination Fee: (US)

$100 per participant

Ready to start working on your school’s Guatemala adventure? Contact us now!