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Business Conference

Participate in Namaste Direct’s 2019 Business Conference

6 Days, 7 nights in the Land of Eternal Spring, Antigua and Lake Atitlan
Includes hotels, local transportation, three dinners, three lunches, two breakfasts, and a $500 per person donation; other meals and air fare are
not included.
Two people, double occupancy – US$2,800 including $1,000 tax deductible donation. $1,000 deposit required.
One-person, single occupancy – US$1,950 including $500 tax deductible donation. $500 deposit required.

Saturday, March 16
Fly to Guatemala and stay at Hotel Antigua in Antigua for four nights.

Sunday, March 17
Sightseeing of Antigua and a tour to a Coffee Plantation

Monday, March 18
Introduction to Namaste and an overview of contemporary Guatemala. Visit Clients.

Tuesday, March 19
Field visits to Namaste clients including loan disbursement meeting.

Wednesday, March 20
Join Namaste team at the Annual Businesswomen’s Conference at the Lake Atitlan. Stay at Hotel Jardines del Lago for two nights.

Thursday, March 21
Participate in a Mayan Ceremony. Attend conference workshops and the closing event.

Friday, March 22
Morning boat trip on Lake Atitlan with conference businesswomen. Leave for Guatemala City in the afternoon and stay overnight at the Westin
Camino Real.

Saturday, March 23
Return to US

Get Involved

Invest your time in Namaste. Namaste Direct is always looking for motivated individuals who want to get more involved through volunteering, event planning, or internships. Our dedication to sending the highest percentage of investments straight into the hands of our entrepreneurs makes YOU as a volunteer crucial to our success.

What can you do? What interests you?

We are looking for talented folks to help with:

  • Organizing events and house parties
  • Assistance at our Business Conference
  • Spreading the word about Namaste Direct
  • Raising funds through local events and initiatives
  • Web Work – updates, postings, blogging, programming
  • Photography and Videography
  • Spanish/English Translation
  • Envelope Stuffing

Please contact us at info@namastedirect.org or use the form below to Volunteer or to request more information.

Namaste Affinity Groups

NamasteDirect Giving Circles

Namaste Direct giving circles are designed to raise funds in a group format. Individuals work together, creating their own community of donors to work toward a self-defined goal. These giving circles, are a fun way to include your community in the giving process and the fulfillment of supporting women in Guatemala who are working to economically empower their families.

House Parties And Events

Host Your Own NamasteDirect House Party, Event, Namaste Night or A Presentation with a Whole Heart.

You can help Namaste Direct raise funds for women entrepreneurs in Latin America by hosting a house party. House parties educate people about the importance of microcredit and Namaste Direct’s unique approach. As party host, you provide your home, refreshments and guest list. You can help us pass on the Namaste message and we know people are listening because they trust you and your commitment to this cause. Our results prove that this word-of-mouth method is not only successful but contagious!

Whether you’re a seasoned party planner or just looking for an excuse to throw a fiesta, Namaste Direct house parties are a constructive and fun way to connect your community members in a common goal of helping others. We provide the tools and materials necessary for an entertaining an effective event including the presentation and pictures, clients’ handicrafts for sale, and a Namaste Direct representative to assist with the program. We also welcome and encourage your ideas and creativity!

Let us work together in promoting the next generation of women entrepreneurs. Together we inspire people to take action and have fun!

For more information about these events please contact as at: info@namastedirect.org

Volunteer And Internships

You can volunteer, intern, sponsor, or become an ambassador for Namaste Direct. We welcome you to contact us to find the best fit for your skills and enthusiasm!

Make a Difference! Namaste Direct is always looking for motivated individuals who want to get more involved through volunteering. Our dedication to sending the highest percentage of contributions straight into the hands of our entrepreneurs makes YOU as a volunteer crucial to our success.

What can you do? What interests you?

We are looking for talented folks to help with:

  • Organizing fundraising events and house parties
  • Assistance at our Business Conference
  • Spreading the word about Namaste Direct
  • Raising funds through local events and initiatives
  • Web Work – updates, postings, blogging, programming
  • Photography and Videography
  • Spanish/English Translation
  • Envelope Stuffing

Please contact us at info@namastedirect.org or use the form below to Volunteer or to request more information.

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