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BECOME AN AMBASSADOR-
FREE TRIPS
FOR ADULT LEADERS

Are you an adult leader who plans to offer a volunteer school group program with your students in the upcoming year but would like to gain the first-hand experience of our programs beforehand?

Squads Abroad  offers complimentary ‘Ambassador Trips’ on select dates (including airfare) for qualified Key Club Advisors, High School teachers, Counselors, Coaches, Administrators or group leaders.  While staying as a group at our home-base accommodations, our Country Director will guide two full days of workshops, volunteer placement site visits, and engaging cultural activities you would potentially offer your students on a future Squads Abroad trip.  Take advantage of the opportunity for professional development while returning home with a sense of confidence and purpose.   To organize a group of students at your school to form a Squad Abroad and take on a valuable volunteer initiative while broadening their cultural perspective!

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WHO?

Any Adult Educator who is considering a future Squads Abroad volunteer school group program.

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WHAT?

Complimentary in-country travel programs that include all in-country transportation, lodging, 3 meals-a-day, and guided experiential activities.  Round-trip airfare vouchers provided to book airfare at our designated affiliate page.  Ambassadors are welcome to travel down early or stay after the program to travel independently.

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WHERE? Destinations offered…

GUATEMALA

HONDURAS

COSTA RICA

PANAMA

MOROCCO

GHANA

GREECE

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WHEN?

UPCOMING 2019 SESSIONS​

 

 

Cocle Province, Panama:  June 23-29

 

El Paraiso, Honduras:  July 17-20

 

Azrou, Morocco:  July 23-26

 

Tecpan, Guatemala:  July 23-26

 

 

 

Click, Call, Email, or Fill out the Application Form Below if Interested!

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HOW MANY?

We reserve 12 spaces per date offering.  Ambassador Trips are available to educators on a first-come, first-serve basis pending approval for select dates.

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How?

Potential ambassadors should submit an online application (below). Applicants will be contacted and approved by the Squads Abroad Director, Erik Werner.

SAMPLE AMBASSADOR ITINERARY

DAY 1:

  • *Ambassadors travel to the country. (Ambassadors are welcome to travel down early and/or stay later to travel independently at their own expense)
  • Squads van transport from the airport to the Home-base
  • Settle into the Home-base
  • Delicious dinner and orientation with Country Director

Day 2:

  • Welcome Breakfast,  Orientation, and Overview of Squads Programming
  • Visit volunteer sites and project initiatives.
  • Lunch at the home-base
  • Walking tour of the community and surrounding area
  • Cultural activities
  • Dinner at the home-base
  • Evening Cultural Activity

Day 3:

  • Breakfast at the home-base
  • Visit volunteer sites and project initiatives.
  • Lunch at the home-base
  • More cultural activities or visit local tourist site
  • Dinner, Closure and Trip Evaluation at the Home-base
  • Evening free-time

Day 4:

  • Transport to the airport or designated drop off points for Ambassadors who plan to continue their travels.

*Approved Ambassadors are awarded a $350 travel voucher to book their airfare independently online at the booking site provided.  Any additional airfare costs must be initially assumed by the Ambassador but are eligible for full reimbursement upon successful enrollment of a future Squads Abroad group trip.

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Ambassador TRIP Application

(only 12 spaces available)

Submit the brief application below to apply for our upcoming Ambassador Trips. After your application is submitted, our Squads Abroad Director, Erik Werner, will be in contact asap to schedule a phone meeting with you to discuss trip details and arrangements.

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