Volunteer Opportunity
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Guatemala Medical Mission Teammember, International Samaritan, Ann Arbor

Organization: International Samaritan
Contact Name: Mateusz Plaza
Position Type: Short-term Missions / Volunteer Internship
Address: 803 N Main St,
Ann Arbor, 48104  
United States
Great For: Great for Families, Great for Groups, Great for Teens
Service Area(s): Health and Medicine, Adult Ministry, Food Services, Homelessness and Housing, Social Services
Hourly Commitment:
10.0 per: Day
Number of Positions:
Number of Volunteers in this
Position in the Past Year:
One-time / Ongoing Position: Short Term Service/Seasonal


Who: Everyone is welcome to volunteer. No medical or dental experience is needed, but it is preferred. Where: Guatemala City, Guatemala Includes: Airfare, transportation in Nicaragua or Guatemala, housing, translators, meals (except one at restaurant), trip to local market The Medical Team will: Provide medical attention to all ages suffering from easily treatable but serious illnesses Administer medicine and vitamins to clinic patients Collaborate with community leaders to provide medical care to impoverished families living near the garbage dump in greatest need Educate local community in the prevention of common illnesses. Work with local doctors to provide follow-up care for patients.

Short Term Mission Trip Details

Cost (per person)


This cost includes:

Airfare, transportation in Guatemala, housing, translators, meals (except one at restaurant), trip to local market

Application Deadline (MM/DD/YYYY)


Length of Trip

Less than a week

Initially Posted: 01/25/2017
Last Updated: 01/25/2017