BELIZE

Dates: July 28th - August 1st

Total cost of the trip: $1,600

“Meet the Entrepreneurs of Belize” Trip! Chicken Farmers, Mayan Artisans, Venture Managers & more! Immerse yourself in the start-up of a farm, a business, a future alongside the dreamers in Belize!

(airfare from DC + 4 days/3 nights + Meet Entrepreneurs of Belize experience)

Each trip includes meeting with the many entrepreneurs in the Mayan villages in Southern Belize and become a partner in launching ventures that changes lives. Meet the chickens, experience the local market, have dinner with the locals, and the beautiful culture in Punta Gorda. Many of the children in the Mayan villages cannot afford school, and families live day to day, but an open-door to business + the global market changes it all.

Trip Info Meetings hosted by IJ Trip Team via Google Hangout

  • Thursday, May 17th, 6 p.m., Pacific Time
  • Thursday, May 24th, 6 p.m., Pacific Time

Trip Planning Meetings hosted by IJ Trip Team via Google Hangout

  • Thursday, June 14th, 6 p.m., Pacific Time
  • Thursday june 28th, 6 p.m., Pacific Time
  • Thursday, July 19th, 6 p.m., Pacific Time. FINAL MEETING.

Payment Schedule:

Payment
Amount
Due Date

Application fee

$50 - non-refundable

May 31st

First Payment

$600 - non-refundable

June 10th

Second Payment

$500

June 30th

Third Payment

$450

July 10th

You can pay for the trip below:

FAQS

Q – WHAT ARE THE AGE REQUIREMENTS FOR AN EPIC TRIP?

A – Trips are open to all applicants 18 years and older. Some trips will be open to 16 years to 18 years old and will be announced on a trip by trip basis.

Q – WHAT IS THE NEXT STEP AFTER MY APPLICATION IS SUBMITTED?

A – Once application is submitted, our Trips Team will be in contact with you within 24-48 hours.

Q – HOW WILL I BE CONTACTED ABOUT MY APPLICATION?

A – We will communicate mostly through email, so make sure you provide an email address that you check daily.

Q – DO I NEED SHOTS OR SPECIAL MEDICATION?

A – Go to www.cdc.gov and search for your host destination area in the “Travelers’ Health” section. You will be able to read what is suggested and/or required. Print off this list and take it to your doctor at least 1 month prior to your trip to discuss options.

Q – DO YOU ACCEPT LATE APPLICATIONS OR CAN YOU ADD ME TO A WAITLIST?

A – This will be on a trip by trip case. Waitlist spots are given to those who applied before the deadline.

Q - What is included/not included in the trips?

A -What’s included:
    Flight expenses from departure city, Housing expenses, Food expenses
    Sightseeing expenses based on itinerary, Onsite transportation expenses
    What’s NOT included:
    Travel to and from departure city, Medical trip insurance, Additional meals
    Immunizations (if required), Luggage fees, Passports (if required), WiFi access (note:           some hotels provide WiFi free of charge), Snacks purchased between meals, Souvenirs

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