Trip Description

Join us on a Journey Trip to Guatemala, a country located in central America. Our team will serve alongside Guatemalan believers and assist with various orphan-related ministries at our church partners.  

While is Guatemala, you will discover more about God's heart for the fatherless through meaningful, engaging experiences.  Learn about the orphan crisis in Guatemala, and what you can do to take action and combat this problem. 

For more information regarding this Journey Trip, see FAQs below.

About guatemala

CULTURE

  • Local currency is quetzal

  • Most popular sport is soccer

  • Guatemala means “land of forests”

  • Known as one of the politest societies

  • National Foods: Rice, beans, and tortillas

PEOPLE

  • Population: 15 Million

  • Life Expectancy: 71 Years

  • Literacy Rate: 76%

  • Religion: Roman Catholic, Protestant, and Mayan

  • Rural Poor: over 5 million

LANGUAGE

  • Official Languages: Spanish

 

Team Leader

Amie Martin
 

Randy Phillips
From Michigan

RESOURCES

HANDBOOK

 

FAQs

TRIP SPECIFIC FAQs

  • Estimated Trip Cost: $2,200

  • Trip Deadline: Jan 31, 2020

  • Team Size: max 13

  • Where We Will Be (In Country): Guatemala City

  • Questions: emilyo@worldorphans.org