Amigos de las Americas is a non-profit organization that offers cultural immersion programs throughout Central and South America. Amigos sends high school and college-age volunteers from the U.S. to Latin American communities for the summer or gap year. The volunteers work in partnership with Latin American youths to design and lead sustainable community-based projects which center upon themes such as civic participation, environmental sustainability, and cultural immersion.
Opportunities for Kenyon students:
• Summer programs for college students offered in Barranquilla, Colombia and Chimborazo, Ecuador
• Semester and gap year programs available in Ecuador and Nicaragua
• Job as a project supervisor supporting volunteers on their Amigos journey!
Learn more by joining Zoe Tatarsky '17, recently hired for the summer as a project supervisor for the non-profit organization, Amigos de las Americas. Zoe will be supervising high school and college students from the U.S. as they implement projects in small Latin American communities.
Thursday, March 23, 2017 at 4:10pm to 5:00pm
Samuel Mather Hall, 201
203 N. College Road, Gambier, OH 43022