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And from this they really make sure that you are as confortable as possible !
You would be hosted in one of the houses of the village with the other volonteers.
Depending on the number of people you can have a private or shared room.
You'll be feed 3 times a day with delicious homemade meals prepared with the produces from the farms.
Quixaya being a natural spring, you also have unlimited access to potable water and several natural swimming pools !
CEPEK is an indigenous permacultural project located in the Mayan community of Quixaya near the Atitlan Lake. The name of the project stands for "Center of ecological production and education of K'xuya". The goal of CEPEK is to create a free center of formation for the local population in order to teach them ancestral permacultural technics of Guatemala and as so free their land of the seeds and chemicals products sold all over the country by big companies.
Volunteers are welcome to help and learn on several parts of the project :
- Work in the permaculture farms and learn about the amazing biodiversity of Quixaya
-Teach English to young people of the community
-Building new eco-construction and low-techs projects
-Help with the communication (translation of documents and Facebook posts, writing articles, realization of videos, finding partnerships with other places around the lake)
-Guide groups of tourists through the different permaculture farms.
New ideas are welcomed! :)
- Natural pools