Requirements for Participating Families:
» The children are responsible for their grades, and the materials provided.
» Children are encouraged to send letters to sponsors, but postage is often expensive.
» The parents inform the project every three months about the behavior of their children and their grades.
» The parents agree to sign a contract with these requirements delineated.
Services Provided by Trek for Kids:
» Payment of registration and tuition
» Room and board for high school students that study outside their village
» School materials
» A monthly portion of food for elementary students
» Committee (two local men who run the project without compensation)
» Supervisor (Dieter Droth, a German teacher living and teaching in Guatemala)
» Friends (donors, students and former students of Guatemaya Spanish School, volunteers)
» Others (such as sponsor parents that supports a particular child)
Gifts and Assistance:
» Donations of money and materials
» Income from tours
» Presently, 90% of gifts go to the families in the form of the services mentioned above (No money distributed in cash).
» Administrative costs and the costs of materials have been covered by a specific contribution at this time
Ways You Can Support the Project:
» Regular, financial support in order to be a sponsor parent
» School material or trip supplies (camping)
» Your ideas and publicity
Contact Us At:
Javier Navichoc G.
1ra Av. 7-45 Zona 1
San Pedro La Laguna,
Ph. (502) 5691-3810
Rai Adrian Marti
Ph. 0041 79227 67 26