C.U.R.E. Clinics - Belize
About the Trip
Join Project C.U.R.E. as we partner with various stakeholders for our C.U.R.E. Clinic together in Belize! While working with Project C.U.R.E. you will have the opportunity to participate in a combination of clinics and patient education to the surrounding areas.
We are pleased to announce our 2019 year end Clinic Trip to Belize from December 27, 2019- January 4, 2020! Join us for this C.U.R.E. Clinic as we start the new year in service together!
About the Country
Located in Central America, Belize is bordered to the North by Mexico, South and West by Guatemala and the Caribean Sea to the East. Belize is an extremely diverse country with the lowest population density in Central America containing around 35 people per square mile. Belize is 176 miles long and 88 miles wide, covering 8,867 square miles of offshore islands consisting of lush tropical rainforest and white-sand islands. Belize is also home to a 174 mile long barrier reef. The English speaking people of Belize are committed to preserving the unique charm and welcoming visitors with open arms.
About the Program Cost
Your tax-deductible donation to participate in a Project C.U.R.E. Clinics Trip to Belize is $2,299. This cost covers all accommodations, meals, clean water, and transportation, including internal airfare, buses/cars/taxies, fuel costs, drivers, tips, and boats/ferries (when applicable) once in-country. Program costs also include the coverage of translators, medications, C.U.R.E. Kits, Kits for Kids, travel and evacuation insurance, Safe Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) with the State Department, medical license transfer procedures, departure travel packet with Project C.U.R.E. t-shirt and scrub set and all associated shipping costs. Additionally, tour guides and small touristic excursions/activities are included. Please note visa fees, alcohol, internet access, laundry and personal souvenirs are not covered in the program cost.
You will have the opportunity to arrange your own international airfare to and from Belize. The suggested flight itinerary will be posted as we near our departure date.
Sample Trip Itinerary
Sample Trip Itinerary
Day 1: Your excursion begins as you depart in the morning on a flight to Belize City. One you arrive in Belize Sunday afternoon, you and your team will gather together and depart for San Ignacio. You will arrive early evening and dine together as a group.
Day 2: Your off to our partner hospital to formulate a plan and begin work!
Day 3: Give back to the local community by providing primary medical care or applying your skill set on your first clinic day in the country.
Day 4: Enjoy another working day providing both health and hope to the Belizean people.
Day 5: Today is your third day on the hospital grounds! You are making a lasting impact on local families.
Day 6: It’s the final day of health system strengthening work. You are working hard providing shoulder to shoulder care with your partners. Enjoy the final day with your new friends!
Day 7: This day will be spent on a sight-seeing excursion. Enjoy the day of rest and relaxation after a long week of service!
Day 8: Return to Belize City to begin the short journey home.