Wednesday, 27 July, 2011 to Friday, 12 August, 2011
This is the 3rd year this project is organised, Ciudad Chemuyil is a community that lives according to the principles of sustainability and respect for the environment. For the past 2 years the community was very impressed by the presence of a group of international volunteers and the project was very successful. In the past volunteers have created many social and cultural activities for the local children and young people. Teaching them about different subjects such as recycling waste, languages (English, French, Italian, etc), arts, painting, typical dances. This year the community of Ciudad Chemuyil are happy to host a new group of international volunteers to create cultural, social and sports activities with children and youngsters during the summer. If you would like to discover Mayan culture, practice a sustainable life style in a marvelous environment of the Mexican Caribbean this project is for you!. Volunteers will participate in manual activities; they will participate in workshops to create handcrafts using recycling materials, reading and dance workshops, part of discussion groups in different languages and also part of different sports activities (foot ball, volleyball, beach volley ball)
Ciudad Cemuyil is located at Solidaridad Municipality at the Carribean in Mexico 50 kms from Cancun City.
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Volunteers will be hosted in a private house with all facilities at disposal: kitchen, bathroom, shower, there will be no beds so please bring a sleeping bag and roll matt.
Cancun City International Airport
Volunteers should bring a sleeping bag and roll matt. The official language of the project is English, however some Spanish would be appreicated.
Vive Mexico also run intensive spanish courses in Morelia. For more information, please contact the office before applying.
200 Euros, payable on arrival