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Aly: Story 1 In our endeavor to make a cultural presentation video of our community, my partner and I visited houses to conduct short interviews.…

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On Bravery and Making an Impact


After a nearly 100 degree day, when the sun was setting and the heat was starting to dissolve into the night, my male partner and…

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Midterm this Weekend


Midterm for the Yucatán Project will take place Saturday and Sunday (July 28–29) in Mérida. Participants will have free time from 7:00–8:30 PM CST, so…

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Update from Nani’s Route


This past week, the participants in Nani’s route (in Popola, Yaxunah, Kancabdzonot and Chimay) have been focusing on fundraising. All of the communities have hosted…

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Kelvin and Noé: Updates from the Yucatan


Week 2 in Community: Updates from Kelvin and Noé Kelvin: When I first got to my community I felt culture shock almost instantly. Sleeping in…

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Yucatan: First Week in Community


What a first week! Participants are now in community, conducting the community-based initiative process and carrying out extracurricular activities alongside local students and their AMIGOS…

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Yucatan 2018 Group Photo


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Yucatan Participant Arrival


All Chapter Participants for the Yucatan Project arrived safely yesterday! Staff met them at the airport, and they were greeted by National Chapter Participants at…

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Yucatan, Mexico In-Country Training


About half of the Yucatan Project participants have arrived for in-country training! AMIGOS participants who joined a local chapter completed their AMIGOS training throughout the…

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Join our team! AMIGOS is looking to fill seasonal roles with the Youth Ambassadors program.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, AMIGOS' implementation of the Youth Ambassadors Program remains virtual. The program will connect young leaders from across the Americas and channel their energy into working together to enhance their communities.

Learn more about the open positions at the link in our bio!

Join our team! AMIGOS is looking to fill seasonal roles with the Youth Ambassadors program.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, AMIGOS' implementation of the Youth Ambassadors Program remains virtual. The program will connect young leaders from across the Americas and channel their energy into working together to enhance their communities.

Learn more about the open positions at the link in our bio!
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Don't miss out — volunteer with AMIGOS! Today is the day... 

✈️ Applications for Session B summer programs in Latin America are due!
✈️ Applications for Session A of the Western Colorado project are due!
✈️ Applications for financial assistance for our fall gap semester are due!

Questions? Check out the links in our bio for more info!

Don't miss out — volunteer with AMIGOS! Today is the day...

✈️ Applications for Session B summer programs in Latin America are due!
✈️ Applications for Session A of the Western Colorado project are due!
✈️ Applications for financial assistance for our fall gap semester are due!

Questions? Check out the links in our bio for more info!
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Última oportunidad para aplicar a nuestros programas de servicio. Eres de Ecuador, Costa Rica o Nicaragua y estás interesado/a en compartir con otros jóvenes y fortalecer tus habilidades de liderazgo.

¡Esta es tu oportunidad!

Contamos con becas completas para participantes de Ecuador, Costa Rica o Nicaragua.

¡No te quedes fuera!

Última oportunidad para aplicar a nuestros programas de servicio. Eres de Ecuador, Costa Rica o Nicaragua y estás interesado/a en compartir con otros jóvenes y fortalecer tus habilidades de liderazgo.

¡Esta es tu oportunidad!

Contamos con becas completas para participantes de Ecuador, Costa Rica o Nicaragua.

¡No te quedes fuera!
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AMIGOS is a finalist for the 2021 GoAbroad Innovation Awards for our Community Impact Project!

The Community Impact Project is a seven-week online initiative to connect with other students, design positive service projects, and support your community during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Applications are due May 15!

AMIGOS is a finalist for the 2021 GoAbroad Innovation Awards for our Community Impact Project!

The Community Impact Project is a seven-week online initiative to connect with other students, design positive service projects, and support your community during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Applications are due May 15!
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¡Queremos escuchar a nuestros ex alumnos! ¿Te animarías a realizar una breve encuesta para seguir involucrando a más de nuestros ex alumnos?

Sus respuestas, son muy valiosas, las mismas nos ayudarán como guías en el desarrollo de un programa de involucramiento de exalumnos.

Enlace: surveymonkey.com/r/Q8KYY9J

¡Queremos escuchar a nuestros ex alumnos! ¿Te animarías a realizar una breve encuesta para seguir involucrando a más de nuestros ex alumnos?

Sus respuestas, son muy valiosas, las mismas nos ayudarán como guías en el desarrollo de un programa de involucramiento de exalumnos.

Enlace: surveymonkey.com/r/Q8KYY9J
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Applications for Session B of our summer programs — with various program start dates throughout July — are due this Saturday, May 15th!

There are only a few spots left! Head to the link in our bio to apply!

Applications for Session B of our summer programs — with various program start dates throughout July — are due this Saturday, May 15th!

There are only a few spots left! Head to the link in our bio to apply!
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We want to hear from our alumni! Will you take our alumni engagement survey? Your responses will help guide us in developing an alumni engagement program.

Survey link in bio!

We want to hear from our alumni! Will you take our alumni engagement survey? Your responses will help guide us in developing an alumni engagement program.

Survey link in bio!
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Visit Great Sand Dunes National Park this summer with AMIGOS!

Did you know: the park includes the tallest dunes in North America, spread over 30 square miles? On these dunes, the sand surface can reach 150 degrees fahrenheit on a summer day, but can drop to -20 degrees fahrenheit on a winter night!

Apply to the Western Colorado project today to learn about conservation in this unique environment! Link in bio.

Visit Great Sand Dunes National Park this summer with AMIGOS!

Did you know: the park includes the tallest dunes in North America, spread over 30 square miles? On these dunes, the sand surface can reach 150 degrees fahrenheit on a summer day, but can drop to -20 degrees fahrenheit on a winter night!

Apply to the Western Colorado project today to learn about conservation in this unique environment! Link in bio.
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