Sharing Dreams Peru

Sharing dreams is a Peruvian not-for-profit civil organisation that has been legally registered since 2009. The organisation is involved in various volunteer programmes in the areas of the Central Andes of Peru. The programmes target improving the quality of life of Andean people and communities that suffer from hardship and social, economic and cultural exclusion. For the last four years, we have been working with communities, with the help of Foreign and Peruvian volunteers, developing … [Read more...]

Youth Development Coordinator in Peru

Latin American Foundation for the Future (LAFF) is a small UK-registered charity which works to give vulnerable children and young people in Peru the tools and skills to build themselves an independent future. LAFF partners organisations in Cusco and Lima which share our vision and supports them through education, vocational training, capacity building and sustainability projects such as income generation and cost reduction initiatives. Through the Youth Development Programme LAFF … [Read more...]

Program Coordinator in Peru

Mushoc Waraqi was founded in February 2016 in order to confront labor market challenges for women, particularly single mothers, people with handicaps, senior citizens and other communities in Huaraz, Peru. What they say: We are looking for a talented, responsible, and energetic person to work for Mushoc Waraqi. Mushoc Waraqi is a non-profit organization dedicated to work in solidarity with single mothers, low-income women, children, young people, and other marginalized communities in … [Read more...]

Fundraising Coordinator in Perú

Latin American Foundation for the Future (LAFF) is a UK-registered charity supporting marginalised children in Peru, and the organisations which work with them. LAFF believes in creating independence, not dependence. This is crucial in their approach. What they say: Working to support disadvantaged young people or trekking the Inca Trail? why not do both?! Get the best of both worlds with a volunteering experience where you donate your skills and experience, rather than your money. LAFF … [Read more...]

Social Enterprise Coordinator Peru

In order to reduce dependency and move towards sustainability, Latin American Foundation for the Future (LAFF) supports activities which generate income for our partners, reduce their dependency on external funding and, in some cases, provide training and job placement opportunities for at-risk young people. The Social Enterprise/ income generation programme is built around a participatory approach. The main strategy is to provide technical support directly or indirectly through LAFF’s … [Read more...]

Biblioworks opens it’s 13th library!

I received this email from Biblioworks.  They are doing great work in Bolivia.  Congratulations to them on opening their 13th libary! "We at BiblioWorks are proud to announce that this past June we successfully opened our 13th library! Based in the small town of Padilla, the library was a collaborative project with Across the Globe Children’s Foundation, a nonprofit that supports children and families living in impoverished environments. The inauguration was held on June 20th and had a … [Read more...]

Volunteer in Perú – Teaching Children

The mission of Peru Luz de Esperanza is to improve the quality of life of children and their families in the suburbs of Huancayo. They don't live in cities; we know that cities have different sources of help from Government Departments, Volunteering Programs, Social Programs, etc. But this is not the case for remote villages in Peru. According to the needs of these villages, the mission of PASPLE (Programa de ayuda social Peru Luz de Esperanza) is to improve the conditions of life of rural … [Read more...]

Humanity Hospital Trust

Humanity Hospital is a charitable hospital operating under the umbrella of Humanity Trust. This is an NOG that provides free medical care to underprivileged or whoever needs it in West Bengal, INDIA. They are committed to ensuring no-one in the region is denied access to health care due to their financial position. Humanity Hospital has two hospitals, one is based in Kolkata and the other one in the remote area of the Sunderbans. But they also came up with many monthly clinics that provide … [Read more...]

Split Gap Year Opportunity in Peru and Brazil!

This is an amazing opportunity to take full advantage of your gap year experience by spending half the year volunteering in Peru and half the year volunteering in Brazil, while supporting 2 fantastic NGO’s and the local children, families and communities they serve. Alternatively, volunteers have the flexibility to volunteer between 3 to 6 months in each location and they also have the option of travelling home or someplace else in between their volunteer time in Peru and Brazil. Otra Cosa … [Read more...]

Volunteer at Sacha Yacu Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation Center

Sacha Yacu Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation Center aims to preserve the biodiversity of the rainforest from Ecuador by stopping and preventing environmental resource destruction. They aim to achieve this by rescuing and rehabilitating wild animals that are in direct danger of being captured illegally by poachers, being treated inhumanely, or being kept or killed illegally. They also aim to educate both local and international communities on the importance of wildlife conservation through … [Read more...]

Volunteering in Peru – 3 Amazing Opportunities

Peru is a South American country where you will find attractions such as amazing archaeological sites from pre-Columbian cultures such as the Inca Empire. The country is also home to towns with colonial architecture, a wide range of animal species and huge mountains to climb. It is heaven for all sorts of travelers, especially those interested in ecological tourism. Aside from providing exceptional opportunities for exploring there are many volunteer opportunities being offered all over … [Read more...]

Teach English in Chile with the Chilean Ministry of Education!

Fee-Free and supported by the UN! Link: http://www.centrodevoluntarios.cl/ Currently accepting applications for the Volunteer Initiative in 2016! Apply Now! Volunteer Service dates for 2016 are: -March 21, 2016 - July 31, 2016 - Closed -April 4, 2016 - November 26, 2016 - Closed -April 18, 2016 - November 26, 2016 - Closed -Aug. 1, 2016 - Nov. 27, 2016 - Accepting Applications! -Aug. 15, 2016 - Nov. 27, 2016 - Accepting Applications! **About the English Opens Doors … [Read more...]

Native English Teachers needed in Colombia South America

We are looking for teachers to teach kids, teens and adults in the folowing cities: Bogota, Villavicencio, Santa Marta, Armenia, Manizales, Cucuta, Barrancabermeja, Barranquilla, and other cities. We provide assistance with visa and accommodation and $2 million Colombian pesos per month. http://www.pgrowth.com … [Read more...]

Volunteer as a Fundraising Officer in Peru

Are you looking for the opportunity to improve your Spanish language skills and gain hands-on experience in the field in the International Development sector? Why not volunteer with LAFF, where your skills will be put to good use and you will have the opportunity to work directly with beneficiaries, gain valuable field experience and increased awareness of International Development issues, whilst practising and improving your Spanish language fluency working in a Latin American … [Read more...]

Teach English in Chile with the Chilean Ministry of Education

Currently accepting applications for the Volunteer Initiative in 2016! Apply Now! Volunteer Service start dates for 2016 are: • March 21, 2016 - July 31, 2016 • April 4, 2016 - November 26, 2016 • April 18, 2016 - November 26, 2016 • August 1, 2016 - November 27, 2016 About the English Opens Doors Program The English Opens Doors Program, run by the Chilean Ministry of Education and the United Nations Development Programme, is a fee-free program serving Chile’s youth. EODP volunteers … [Read more...]

Up Close Bolivia

UCB has been working closely with the local community of Jupapina, near La Paz, for the past ten years. Volunteers are placed with various projects including teaching English, working at Mallasa Zoo, helping in a local nursery, supporting at an equine therapy centre and much more. Additional information: We charge $500 per month to volunteer. However, the vast majority of this money goes towards accommodation costs (volunteers live in very comfortable shared houses with full amenities), plus … [Read more...]

Volunteer with SKIP in Trujillo, Peru

SKIP is a charity working with disadvantaged families in an impoverished district of the city of Trujillo, Peru. Our holistic program focuses on the educational, economic, emotional and social development of each child and family. It is our aim is to foster the capacity of children and families to be the principal agents of change in their own lives. Due to our participatory approach to sustainable and empowering development, we offer a variety of programmes and services to the families we … [Read more...]

Communications and Recruitment Coordinator

“ICS alumni have enthusiasm, grit and a global mindset all of which employers are looking for” - youth employability expert David Schindler. Use or develop your language skills in a professional setting overseas this Autumn to transform your CV forever. By Christmas you could have led a team overseas, used your language in a business context, and developed a range of skills from communications to project management. You’ll also have supported some of the most marginalised people in the world … [Read more...]

Field School and Volunteer Coordinator in Cusco, Peru

Start date: June 2015 Duration: 3-6 months Application Deadline: May 29, 2015 Mosqoy is a registered Canadian charitable organization that works in remote communities of the Peruvian Andes, offering opportunities for economic development while nurturing the threatened Indigenous Quechua culture. We operate three main programs: the Textile Community Program, which supports Indigenous communities by revitalizing textile traditions and supporting women weavers; the Andean Youth … [Read more...]

Volunteer with Children at Social Risk in Chile

VE Global (VE) recruits, trains and organizes international volunteers to achieve our mission of fostering the positive development of children at social risk in Chile. VE has successfully integrated over 450 full-time volunteers from more than 35 countries into our partner network of local children’s homes, community centers, schools and preschools in some of the most vulnerable areas of Santiago. VE Global volunteers help implement our four educational programs: ¡Vamos a Leer!, Festival de … [Read more...]