Background and Needs:
The Riecken Foundation works to increase community involvement by including projects in their programming that involve any or all sectors of the community. In Guatemala, as in many countries, individuals with AIDS face discrimination and the general public knows little about the AIDS epidemic.
At the end of this one week camp, participating teenagers will have increased knowledge regarding educating others through clowning.
At the end of this one week camp, participating teenagers will know how to create public discourse about the AIDS epidemic.