MADURAI, INDIA

SPONSORED BY THE BELLEVUE YMCA


TRIP DATES: July 18th - 29th, 2018

AGES: 10th - 12th graders (in Fall 2018)

SOCIAL JUSTICE FOCUS: Educational Access

BRIEF PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:


Global Teens selected for this program will participate in pre-trip gatherings at the Bellevue Family YMCA engaging in cultural competency learning and preparing for a service-learning experience visiting Madurai, India. Curriculum includes self-reflection, community events, and a service-learning project focused on Education Access. Participants will also learn parts of the Tamil language and culture, and dive deep into social justice conversations about global poverty.


ACCOMODATIONS: The group will stay at the
Madurai YMCA guest house


PRE-TRIP MEETINGS: Beginning in January 2018