CSC Solidarity Brigades - Volunteering in Cuba

Company : Brigadista in Cuba
Activities: Activity Holidays / Community Volunteer Projects
Countries: Caribbean / Cuba
Location : Cuba
Duration: 2 weeks to 3 weeks
Approx Costs: 1250 to 1500 £ Pound (UK)

Experience an island of incredible beauty, immense cultural diversity and unique social history. These programs are a unique opportunity to experience the Cuban Revolution firsthand and show that Cuba is not alone.

The Solidarity Brigade consists of groups from the solidarity organisations of several European countries. Members of the Brigade spend their time near Havana on an international camp as a ‘Brigadista’, working, gaining an insight and socialising with Cubans and people from all across Europe.

 

You will get to:

  • See the real Cuba
  • Join a salsa class
  • Take part in a full programme of educational and political activities plus visits to hospitals and schools to see for yourself the successes of the Revolution. Entertainment is provided at the camp with live bands and dance lessons, whilst excursions to some of Cuba’s fantastic beaches and places of interest are organised.
  • Improve language skills 
  • Visit museums, galleries and beaches
  • Get involved in a range of cultural activities
  • See and discuss the Cuban political system 

 

More Information

CSC organises two Brigades a year, one in the Summer and one in the Winter. A preparation day usually takes place before you leave, this gives you the opportunity to meet Brigadistas, both old and new, to share experiences of Brigade life and ask any questions you may have.

Start Dates

The next Brigade is:
- Summer Solidarity Brigade: July
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- Winter Solidarity Brigade: Dec-Jan

Costs / Benefits

- From £650 + international flights. Includes a Travel Card (UK participants only), transfer from Havana Airport, accommodation, meals, full programme of voluntary work, activities and most visits whilst at the camp, plus a preparation session in UK and full information pack.

Requirements

- The preparation session is held in London, UK, and we can only advise UK passport holders on travel requirements. If you are not a UK resident you must check travel requirements and regulations from your country.

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