What's Missing in Most Mission Trips?
You work with children in orphanages, construct homes, perform medical miracles, and connect with people amongst many Spanish speaking cultures ... but something is missing, something that most churches and organizations have not thought about…
The Language Barrier
3 Reasons Why It Matters
You’re lost and need directions, a member of your team is separated from the group, someone has an allergic reaction, but the interpreter is at another location…
2. Authentic Connections:
What if for the first time, in a different language, you were able to ask an orphan about her doll, the local villager about his tattoo, or the patient about when the pain began ...
3. Change Lives
What if you could help raise women and children out of poverty, before you even step out the door to go on your mission trip, simply by learning Spanish …
We Have the Solution
1. Your Team Learns Spanish Through Curated Lessons
Live Lessons: Each team member will receive one-on-one 25-minute sessions with their personal native-speaking tutor via Skype.
Materials: After every lesson, your tutor will provide curated materials to compliment your experience that will allow you to practice.
Travel Spanish Basics: Curriculum’s focus is on conversational travel Spanish basics, but easily scales to any proficiency level.
Customized: We incorporate relevant phrases and vocabulary geared towards your mission and team.
2. trained female tutors
Tutors: We only employ female tutors who have a minimum of 5 years immersion experience and who have been through our intentional interview process.
Curriculum Team: They are supported by our highly accomplished U.S. based curriculum team composed, of 2 members with Ph.D.s, one with a Master's degree, with over 70 years of classroom Spanish instruction.
3. The Triple Give
You give ...
our tutors and their children an opportunity to rise out of poverty.
They give ...
you the gift of communication with relevant language based on your trip, goals and proficiency level.
We all give ...
the people you are serving abroad the chance to authentically communicate and connect for maximum impact.
4. Direct and MEasurable Impact
Employ: We pay a fair wage. We bring our tutors who have been paid 33% below the poverty line up to over 200% above it.
Educate: We teach money management skills as well as English language lessons, impacting their lives today as well as their future.
Empower: Our tutors are no longer marginalized nor susceptible to the limitations of traditional gender roles.
ALL PACKAGEs INCLUDE:
1-on-1 online lessons with your personal tutor.
The curriculum is designed for travelers, but we will work with your organization to curate specifics.
After every lesson, each student will be provided materials for study and practice with others.
Potentially meet your tutors if your trip is to Guatemala
all for only:
$50/ Person (5 lesson plan)
$100/Person (10 Lesson Plan)
Missions + The TongueTry Project
We are here for the same purpose … to change the lives of those who have been marginalized, to create opportunity where none exists, and to give hope for generations to come. Please allow us the privilege of changing lives together!
Short-Term Mission Trip Bundles
If you are part of an organization working with us, find your bundle below. If you are a leader from an organization and interested in working with us, please click here. Let’s thoughtfully and intentionally can change lives together!