SPONSORED BY THE BELLEVUE & NORTHSHORE YMCAs
TRIP DATES: July 10th - 21st, 2017
AGES: 10th - 12th graders (in Fall 2017)
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 2017