Delegation Calendar

2016

MEXICO/U.S. BORDER March 19-26, 2016: Impacts of US War on Drugs on the Mexico/US Border

CUBA April 24- May 3,  2016: Celebrate May Day in Cuba:  Labor and Community Organizing from the Ground Up

VENEZUELA  May 21-30, 2016: Afro-Venezuelan History and Culture

VENEZUELA   July 21-31, 2016: The Bolivarian Revolution: From Simon to Hugo

CALIFORNIA BAY AREA, Sept 3-5, 2016: Environmental Justice and Grassroots Initiatives in the face of Global Warming

PUERTO RICO  Nov. 4-12, 2016: Boricua: The Hidden Colony $1850

CUBA  Dec. 27, 2016-Jan 4, 2017: New Years in Havana:  Cuban Socialism and Cultural Resilience

For more information and an application please contact: Jeanette Charles at 805-669-VIVA or jcharles.wfpsw@gmail.com and/or Malia Everette at 415-735-5407 or malia@altruvistas.com. For additional information about scholarship opportunities and fundraising assistance contact Jeanette Charles and/or Tanya Hartley at southwestwfp@gmail.com.

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2014

Venezuela Delegations

November 9th-17th, 2014: Witness Participatory Democracy in Action ($1,150)

May 20-29, 2014. “Celebrating Afro-Indigenous History Month” ($900)

June 22-July 1, 2014 “Health, Social Policy, and Poder Popular” ($900)

July 19-27, 2014 “Celebrating the Anniversary and Spirit of Simon Bolivar” ($1700)

Mexico/Oaxaca/US Border

“Life and Death on the California/Arizona-Mexico Borders” Dates TBA

($550 full delegation, $175 for CA/TJ only 2 days, $375 Arizona/Nogales only 6 days. )

October 26-November 3, 2014 Oaxaca: Dia de los Muertos, Roots of Migration and Indigenous Resistance. ($900)

Honduras

August 11-20, 2014 “Accompanying Communities in Resistance” ($950)

US Domestic Delegations-Hawaii, California and Arizona

February 2015-Hawaii – Aloha ‘Aina: Hawaiian Environmental and Cultural Resistance ($2200)

El Salvador

September 15-24, 2014 “El Salvador Free of Mining and Sistering Solidarity Models:” ($900)

Cuba

December 27-January 3- New Years in Havana (starting at $1950)

Colombia

November 22-29, 2014 (1 week) or November 22- December 6, 2014 (2 weeks) (price TBA $1100-1800) “Accompanying Colombia’s Humanitarian Zones”

More delegations still to be added and some dates subject to change. Keeping checking our calendar or www.facebook.com/wfpsw for the latest updates.

Customized Tours

Customized delegations are available for your private group. Destinations available: Cuba, Honduras, Venezuela, Mexico, El Salvador, Hawaii, Bolivia, Ecuador, Puerto Rico and Argentina.

Become a Delegation Coordinator and travel for free! Delegation coordinators are charged with helping to recruit and prepare delegates before their trip, assisting the trip leaders during the delegation and following up with delegates once they have returned home. Complete on the ground costs are covered (including some airfare). Delegation coordinators should be knowledgable about the country and its politics, have international travel experience, ability to recruit from various networks and preferably be bi-lingual.

Contact: tanya@wfpsw.org or 805-669-VIVA (8482). website: http://www.wfpsw.org

 

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