Workshops and Courses to Indigenous Women, Tourism Development to Indigenous Communities, Marketing and Sales of Handmade Crafts and Coffee, General Administration (reports, statistics, planning), Fund Procurement, Product and Graphic Design, Social Media Management.
All year round
We recommend a minimum stay of 1 month in order for the volunteers to deepen their experience and to be able to work on a complete project. Long term volunteers- 2 months or more. Give workshops in the communities, Implement new projects, Manage Google Ads and Google Analytics, Develop new synergies with companies, Organize events throughout the year to promote the Organization, Organize fundraisers, Develop new workshops and courses, Develop new strategies to improve the actual processes. Short term volunteers- 1 to 2 months. Manage FB, Follow-up of actual projects, visit the communities to help during the workshops, follow-up of fundraising events, help in the different events we have during the year, help us promote the products the women produce in their communities in the national and international market, Answer emails, help with the daily activities of the office and the indigenous communities’ needs.
We do not provide accommodation or meals, but can recommend accommodations near our Organization. San Cristobal de las Casas is a very cheap place to live in.
Huellas que Trascienden will be greatly benefited by Online Volunteers who are able to give part of their time in order to improve other people´s lives. Thanks to technology, we can now help around the world from our very own home. We constantly need to update information, design new brochures, keep our website up to date, transmit in social media what we are doing, raise money to continue operating, among other things.
We work on five elemental fronts:
1.We provide an interest free loan in the form of goods for them to start a productive project.
2.We offer the workshop A Business that Transcends, made up of 12 basic business courses in their native tongue, to guide them in the beginning stages of their projects.
3.We monitor their projects through consulting sessions for up to 3 years to ensure their success.
4.We assist the participants in selling their products in a fair market and without intermediaries.
5.We promote cultural exchange tourism to their communities so that cash flow reaches them.
The points mentioned beforehand result in the possibility to save money and better their living conditions.
We are creating empowered and productive women in order to build a better Mexico.
We do not charge any fees.