“It is every man’s obligation to put back into the world at least the equivalent of what he takes out of it.”

-Albert Einstein

How Do I Chose 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 comfort zone, connect with diverse cultures, and make a tangible difference in the world. But, with a plethora of volunteer programs available, choosing the right one can feel a little daunting. Fret not, we’ve got you covered! At “Be Humanitarian”, we’re passionate about connecting individuals like you with meaningful volunteer opportunities in Guatemala. In this blog, we’ve compiled a guide to help you navigate through this process and select the volunteer program that best aligns with your goals, skills, and interests. So, let’s dive in and kick start your adventure in volunteering abroad!”

The Importance of Humanitarian Work: Making a Difference Through Service

Promoting Human Dignity

Every person deserves to be treated with dignity and respect, regardless of their circumstances. Humanitarian work recognizes the inherent value of each human being and strives to uphold and restore their dignity. It goes beyond meeting immediate needs by offering support, compassion, and empowerment to individuals and communities. By treating people as active participants in their own development, humanitarian efforts foster a sense of self-worth, hope, and resilience.

At Be Humanitarian, our mission is to inspire our volunteers to become global citizens and take a hands-on role in the world around them. We believe our duty is to improve the lives of those in need. We aim to improve the future of some of Guatemala’s most impoverished people and help them to break the poverty cycle through early nutrition, education, and self-sustainability.

We strive to be transparent in all we do. To learn more about our operations and the Candid Seal of Transparency, click the button below.

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We understand that there are so many worthy causes that you could choose to support. We are immensely grateful for your consideration in choosing Be Humanitarian!

Upcoming Trips!

12 Day July Adventure
Guatemalan Service Vacation
July 27th – August 7th

October Guatemalan Service Vacation
Oct 8 – 15, 2024

Fair Trade Adventure
Guatemalan Service Vacation
Jan 14 – 21, 2024