Good for your heart and your wallet!
Global Engagement Trips (GETs) are experiential learning trips that provide insight into Latin American culture and contemporary social issues. Through the relationships that we’ve forged with our communities, we facilitate genuine interactions with local artisans, micro-entrepreneurs, and changemakers, empowering them to share their diverse cultural and political narratives with a global audience. Through these dialogues, participants develop a personal perspective on international development and grow as informed global citizens. We consistently witness the profound intellectual and personal development that can take place over the course of a few well-planned days.
Who can participate?
Perfect for student groups, non-profit groups, or adventurous families, GETs are for anyone who seeks to have a lasting social impact and navigate the world with greater self-awareness and multicultural fluency.
What makes GETs different?
At Human Connections, relationships are at the core of everything that we do. Because of this focus, our GETs are intentionally non-voyeuristic; instead, travelers are welcomed into the lives and homes of local people, where they listen to diverse perspectives and engage ethically in a mutually beneficial exchange of resources and experiences. We pride ourselves on being socially responsible, meaning that we channel dollars into the hands of those who need them most.
Additionally, traveling with Human Connections is…