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September 15, 2023

Celebrating Día de Todos los Santos in Guatemala

All Saints Day, known as "Dia de Todos los Santos" in Spanish, is a vibrant and deeply rooted tradition in…
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September 14, 2023

Sea Turtle Release in Guatemala

What is a Sea Turtle Release? A turtle release is a heartwarming and important conservation effort aimed at giving sea…
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September 13, 2023

The Merits of a Volunteer Vacation in Central America

In the realm of travel, there lies an extraordinary opportunity that combines adventure, service, and personal growth -- volunteer vacation.…
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September 1, 2023

Humanitarian Adventure: The Perfect Fusion of Travel and Purpose

In a world that's becoming increasingly interconnected, adventure travel has taken on a new dimension – one that goes beyond…
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August 19, 2023

Humanitarian Work: Making a Difference Through Service

In a world often plagued by conflict, poverty, and inequality, humanitarian work stands as a beacon of hope. It encompasses…
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August 3, 2023

What My Experience Was Like on a Humanitarian Trip in Guatemala

Hi, my name is William Bessette, and I am a board member here at Guatemalan Humanitarian Tours and Be Humanitarian.…
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July 28, 2023

My Journey: From Guatemala to Utah

I grew up in a city between green volcanoes and the Pacific Ocean in Guatemala, known as Mazatenango (Mazate “de…
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July 21, 2023

How Humanitarian Service Vacations do Good in the World

Making a difference in the world is a beautiful but also an overwhelming idea. As human beings, we are inherently…
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July 14, 2023

Going Beyond a Simple Guatemalan Travel Agency

Here at Be Humanitarian, we don't consider ourselves a travel agency. We are actually a 501-(c)(3) non-profit organization committed to…
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July 4, 2023

Why We Send Volunteers on Trips to Guatemala

Guatemala, a country rich in vibrant culture, breathtaking landscapes, and warm-hearted people, has become a popular destination for volunteers from…
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June 27, 2023

Embarking on a Service Vacation: Combining Travel with Humanitarian Work

In a world that is becoming increasingly interconnected, people are seeking more meaningful experiences when they travel. While traditional vacations…
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June 18, 2023

The Logic Behind Combining Adventure Tours with Service Vacations

Here at Be Humanitarian, we take great pride in both providing memorable experiences for those who join us and helping…
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June 12, 2023

The Impact of Sustainable Tourism in Guatemala: How Your Travel Choices Can Make a Difference

As an organization that has focused on humanitarian work in Guatemala, Be Humanitarian has witnessed firsthand the critical role tourism…
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June 5, 2023

Preparing for Your First Humanitarian Trip: What You Need to Know

Embarking on your first humanitarian trip can be an exhilarating yet intimidating experience. At Be Humanitarian, we believe in the…
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May 25, 2023

How Do I Choose the Best Volunteer Abroad Program?

Deciding to volunteer abroad is the beginning of an exciting and transformative journey. It's an opportunity to step outside your…
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May 18, 2023

The Benefits of Volunteer Trips for Kids: Building Character and Empathy

In the bustling, energetic world of today's youth, many are seeking experiences that can broaden their horizons and shape them…
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May 11, 2023

How to be a Humanitarian Every Day

Humanitarianism is a philosophy that promotes the well-being of all human beings, regardless of their race, religion, or nationality. The…
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May 1, 2023

Feeding Your Soul with Joy: The Power of Service and Humanitarian Work

In a world that often seems full of negativity and pain, finding ways to bring joy and light into the…
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April 21, 2023

Creating Lasting Change by Educating a Child

Educating a child can have a significant impact on creating lasting change in their community and the world. Education not…
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April 1, 2023

How Be Humanitarian Changed the Life of a Guatemalan Mom

For Yeimi, a mom and resident of San Andres, Guatemala, the problem was trifold: poverty, malnutrition, and lack of education. …