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VCU Nurses Without Borders Annual Guatemala Trip

  • AsociaciĆ³n de Mujeres del Altiplano (map)

Travel to the highlands of Guatemala this winter and transform your life!

Join the annual VCU Nursing Students without Borders Club, Nursing professionals and folks interested in learning about traditional Maya health practices while supporting the development of women's health professionals in Guatemala.

The week-long journey will include exchanges with midwives, learning from traditional health care providers, visit coffee cooperative and a weaving social enterprise. 

Speakers on Maya healing traditions, women's health. Learn about Maya foodways and sample traditional dishes including cosmic hot chocolate.

Cost is $1,100.00 + Airfare. Includes all entry fees, 3 meals a day, Instruction and materials. 

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Earlier Event: October 27
Indigenous Foodways Tour
Later Event: May 18
Midwifery & Women's Health Trip