ProWorld

ProWorld Site Visits

August 2007
ProWorld is happy to announce site visits to ProPeru, ProBelize, and ProMexico this summer:

Cusco and the Sacred Valley, Peru (August 12-18)
San Ignacio, Belize (August 12-18)
Oaxaca, Mexico (August 12-18)

The ProWorld site visits give you a chance to see first-hand our community-driven development projects, meet with the staff who run our programs, talk to professors who teach our academic courses, experience the cultural and adventure activities that participants go on, and talk to participants during their programs.


Cost:
$500
$200 discount for affiliate schools

In Peru, stay two extra days for a hands on service project:
Installing clean burning stoves
$100 extra

What's Included:
  • Full room and board
  • All onsite transportation
  • Health and travel insurance
  • Cultural activities
Participants are responsible for travel to and from the program site.

A sample itinerary is below:

ProPeru Site Visit
Day 1 Sunday August 12th
Depart the U.S.

Day 2 Monday August 13th
Pick-up at Airport, bring to hotel
Lunch with ProPeru Cusco staff
Free time to explore Cusco
Dinner in Cusco

Day 3 Tuesday August 14th
Visit to Sacsayhuaman ruins
Lunch
Cusco Project Visit
Dinner in Cusco

Day 4 Wednesday August 15th
Visit Sacred Valley Group Projects
Lunch with Urubamba Staff and Volunteers
Visit Sacred Valley Internship Projects
Dinner in Cusco

Day 5 Thursday August 16th
Machu Picchu

Day 6 Friday August 17th
Tour Centro Bartolome de las Casas academic center
Lunch with CBC professors
Homestay visit
Dinner with ProPeru staff
Discussion - Comments, Recommendations, etc.

Day 7 Saturday August 18th
Depart for U.S.

or

Day 7 Saturday August 18th
Install clean burning stoves in an Andean community

Day 8 Sunday August 19th
Continue service project

Day 9 Monday August 20th
Depart for U.S.
(In Peru only, $100 extra)
"ProPeru was a life changing experience for me. When I came I wasn't really sure who I was or where I wanted to be in the future but after what I have seen and done with ProPeru I have a clearer picture.” - Rebecca
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