Sustainable Community Development Program Officer Position in COSTA RICA

The Sustainability Demonstration Center, located in Costa Rica near Monteverde, is a great place for volunteers to get hands-on experience in sustainability projects and make a difference in a rural Costa Rican community. At the Sustainability Demonstration Center, we aim to demonstrate different environmentally-friendly ways of reducing the footprints we leave behind each day by leading Environmental Protection, Social and Economic Justice, and Animal Welfare programs. As the Sustainable … [Read more...]

Sustainability Demonstration Center Administrator in Costa Rica

The Sustainability Demonstration Center, located in Costa Rica near Monteverde, is a great place for volunteers to get hands-on experience in sustainability projects and make a difference in a rural Costa Rican community. At the Sustainability Demonstration Center, we aim to demonstrate different environmentally-friendly ways of reducing the footprints we leave behind each day by leading Environmental Protection, Social and Economic Justice, and Animal Welfare programs. As the Sustainability … [Read more...]

Teach and Learn in Costa Rica

Hi, We are currently looking for English teachers to work at our project. We teach a wide variety of students from ages 4 to 18. We are based in a small town in the central valley. Our placements have been in high demand and we have an opening for a teacher to join our team in February. We will consider all applicants with a good level of English and a passion for teaching. We don't require previous teaching experience but having a positive and optimistic attitude is important for us when … [Read more...]

Come help with Monkeys and Horses on the beach in Costa Rica

The Monkey Farm Our goal is to create a revolutionary sustainable new model for monkey and wildlife rescue that can be duplicated worldwide. We are currently supporting the development of the project by giving guided horseback riding tours to tourists, along with providing a petting zoo of farm animals for donations. This unique new monkey and wildlife rescue center has been planned and is being developed by volunteers just like yourself. If you are chosen to come and help us, you won’t be … [Read more...]

Low fee Volunteering Possibilities with Tropical Adventures!

Tropical Adventures currently has two programs which could be very appealing for the low-budget travelers among us! Our Hojancha Community Program (USD225 per week) The Casa Milagro Foundation – of which Tropical Adventures is a part – has been working in the Hojancha area since 2007. We run a community program in collaboration with local residents, and focus on: Cross-cultural understanding / Peace Environmental Conservation Art, Music and Culture Health & … [Read more...]

Sustainable Living and Permaculture Internships

Nestled against the virgin rainforest of La Cangreja National Park, Rancho Mastatal Sustainable Education Center has been teaching, exploring, and promoting techniques of living harmoniously in the landscape for 12 years. Renowned for it’s natural building and delicious culinary spreads of fresh homemade food, the Ranch provides visitors an opportunity to see permaculture principles in action. Visitors will experience a rural Costa Rican community, delight in 325 acres of pristine forests and … [Read more...]

La Tortuga Feliz – Costa Rica

I recently finished volunteering for 3 months with a non profit protecting sea turtles in costa rica and I really want to spread the word. Working with La Tortuga Feliz was definitely one of the most rewarding experience of my life. My daily activities included beach patrolling and hatchery work. Living conditions were basic as expected, however, the amazing food was a welcome surprise. The rewards not only consisted of the opportunity to bond with a diverse group of people but also to actively … [Read more...]

Wildlife Rescue Center in Moin Costa Rica

Hello, We area a wildlife rescue center in Moin. Follow us on twitter @CRWSvanessa and http://www.facebook.com/costaricawildlifesanctuary?ref=hl and GET DISCOUNTS. Much of the work that takes place at the Rescue Center is in the Nursery, hospital and cages, where recently-received animals need immediate attention and special diets and medicines. Baby monkeys and sloths depressed by their separation from their mother must be cuddled and fed by hand. This is what we call babysitting … [Read more...]

WIDECAST Costa Rica

I would like to introduce you to our organization WIDECAST Costa Rica, a NGO that works for the Conservation, Research, Rescue and Rehabilitation of Sea Turtles on the Caribbean and Pacific Coast of Costa Rica. WIDECAST, an expert network of biologists, managers, community leaders and educators in more than 40 nations and territories, is committed to an integrated, regional capacity that ensures the recovery and sustainable management of depleted sea turtle populations. … [Read more...]

Volunteer Intern Opportunities with Tropical Adventures – Costa Rica

Volunteer Abroad with Tropical Adventures Tropical Adventures is happy to announce that we have great internship opportunities! Casa Milagro & Tropical Adventures are in an exciting time of growth and positive energy! It is a great time to join the growing and close-knit team in the heart of Guanacaste, Costa Rica. Currently we are offering the following 8 internship positions below. We are looking for motivated individuals who can stay with us for at least 3 months.                 … [Read more...]

Volunteer building earthships/farming at Sanctuary Farm, Costa Rica

Earthship - Shelter built from Recycled Materials! We are looking for volunteers for our art collective and organic farm near Orosi, 25mins from Cartago, where we are constructing earthships which are buildings made from recycled materials, as well as other structures such as tipis and yurts. We would like creative, self-motivated volunteers to join us, and help build or farm. Our 'building season' starts in December, at the end of the rainy season when it is more practical to get materials, … [Read more...]

Sea Turtle Conservation in Costa Rica – Volunteer Coordinator

Posted By: Widecast Costa Rica We, WIDECAST Costa Rica, are looking for new volunteers or research assistants for our sea turtles conservation projects on the Pacific (In-water studies and daily surveys) and the Caribbean (beach projects) coastline in season 2012. We are especially looking for volunteers working in our Osa In-water project, because we have a lot of work at hand treating sick sea turtles and the mangrove reforestation. Projects: Pacific coast Peninsula de Osa - In-water … [Read more...]

University Volunteer Representative

Tropical Adventures is a non-profit organization that is located in Costa Rica to work toward community development, education, and wildlife conservation. We are seeking a university student to coordinate group volunteer trips with other students. Most University Reps earn a FREE trip with us, including airfare! Here on this page you will find information about what it means to be a University Representative. Our goal is to work closely together with you to ensure the success of your group trip … [Read more...]

Volunteer in Panama at a cloud forest retreat

www.lostandfoundlodge.com Various opportunities to volunteer. Check out our site and see what we have to offer you. It is ever changing and new ideas and opportunities develop. Come bring your creativity to Panama´s only cloud forest jungle hostel. The Lost and Found is on more than 30 acres of rainforest and because it is one of the only pieces of titled land, the community is looking to us alone to develop tourism. Join us by being part of the team. Stay from two weeks to two years. … [Read more...]

Volunteering in Costa Rica (FEE)

Hi to everybody, we are a non-profit company working in Costa Rica with many interesting projects taking place all over the country and we offering a volunteer experience for people from the whole world. If you want to find out something more about our company, projects and our mission, please visit our pages (www.tropicaladventures.com) or just contact me with any type of questions on david@tropadvent.org. I will be looking forward to talk to you. Enjoy your summer and have a … [Read more...]

Volunteer needed asap for small hotel in Orosi, Costa Rica

We are seeking a volunteer to run a small hotel in Orosi, near Cartago, where a room is provided with free internet and laundry, in return for handing out keys and tidying rooms. The room provided has cooking facilities and a private bathroom with hot water. The position is open from now until the end of January and also from the end of March. Volunteering at the hotel would suit someone who works on the internet or from home or is retired. The 7 room hotel requires less than 2 hours per day … [Read more...]

Free Volunteering at Sanctuary Farm, Orosi, Costa Rica

Sanctuary is an art collective and organic farm, where we are building earthships and yurts, buildings made from recycled materials. We would like creative, self-motivated volunteers to join us, and help build or farm, while learning eco-friendly construction and organic farming techniques. It is free for volunteers to stay here camping on the farm, or at a hotel in Orosi, where hot showers, internet and laundry are available. Eventually, the farm will provide food for volunteers, but for the … [Read more...]

El Puente (The Bridge) – Volunteer Costa Rica

We offer educational assistance, food, and microloans mainly to indigenous people in Costa Rica. The School Program assists families with educational expenses for young children. The Food Program provides a gathering place, healthy meals, and additional support on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday. The Microloan Program provides small loans from $20--$400, with approaches that have been helping people out of poverty globally since 1987. Used together, these programs provide powerful support … [Read more...]

Volunteer with Monteverde Butterfly Garden – Costa Rica

Volunteer with the Monteverde Butterfly Garden The Monteverde Butterfly Garden is an environmental education center focusing on insects and spiders found in Monteverde, Costa Rica. As a volunteer guide you are expected to give 1 to 4 tours a day, help at reception, and perform general maintenance of the facility. Work hours range from 8:30 in the morning, to 5:30 in the evening, at the latest. During the tours you are encouraged to handle insects (though it is not absolutely required) and … [Read more...]

Sea Turtle Project – Volunteer Costa Rica

Volunteer to save the endangered sea turtles of Parismina Costa Rica. Turtle season starts in February and continues through September. As a volunteer in Parismina, Costa Rica, you will work directly with the local turtle association. The best volunteer opportunities correlate with our sea turtle nesting season: March through September. It's not too late to make plans for the 2007 season.  All volunteers must pay a $30 registration fee. Thereafter, a modest daily fee will cover your … [Read more...]