Goal of the Gap Year Program 

To introduce a group of young adults to a new culture and various career opportunities through meaningful community service, educational workshops, and cultural activities.

Specific Objectives

  • To promote in participants’ intercultural awareness through the understanding of Colombia’s diverse cultures
  • To create awareness about common Colombian issues: social, environmental, political, economic and academic issues.
  • To provide spaces and environments where participants can grow professionally and personally.
  • To involve participants in service activities within vulnerable communities
  • To encourage guided reflections among participants so that they can gain a deeper understanding of the social context and their role as global citizens
  • To access and evaluate the projects participants worked on and how they contribute to development


Or contact Zach for more information.

Phone: 845-985-2291 ext. 265

Email: zeigenbrodt@frostvalley.org

Watch an informational webinar with Program Director Zach Eigenbrodt: