Join Us

The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.
Sidney J. Harris

Share your talent and skills with our children or just simply come and play with them! Interested? Please fill out our volunteer information form and send it to 

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Where can I stay?
Our volunteers usually stay in Antigua and commute to our community center. If you prefer to stay with a family, it can be arranged.

Is Antigua safe?  
Antigua is a very safe well preserved colonial town which has been recognized as a World heritage Site by UNESCO. 

Is there a Spanish Language School?
There are MANY Spanish language schools in Antigua. We can help you find a school or a private tutor. 


How far is the community center from Antigua?: Santa Catarina is a very small indigenous community which is about 30 minutes from Antigua by bus.

Please come and join us in an effort to make a DIFFERENCE!