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...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

Amazon Conservation and Community Development Internships

Are you looking to start a career in conservation research? Do you want to get involved with local community projects? Are you passionate about sustainability and helping to protect the rainforest? Do you want to lead your own project? Become the next crees intern! crees is excited to offer a 6-month internship programme designed to help recent graduates, gap year students, and career breakers develop specific career skills in conservation research, community development, and non-profit … [Read more...]

Sonco Wasi in Cusco, Peru

Hi we at Sonco Wasi in Cusco await you with open hearts. We have 2 projects, both working with children. We require volunteers to teach our children and lead activities in our after school program in the Sacred Valley. We also need volunteers to give a helping hand at our home with special needs children. Both projects are unique and rewarding. Visit our website or contact us for more details. No experience required! Long or short term service is welcomed! … [Read more...]

Environmental Researcher, Activist in Peru

We are searching for skilled environmental volunteers that will work with both Otra Cosa Network and the municipality of Huanchaco, (Instituto del Mar Huanchaco, IMARPE) to support and protect the environment, with a deep emphasis on our oceans and beaches. In the past couple of years, alarming numbers of sea animals have been washing up dead up and down the shores of northern Peru. This includes hundreds of dolphins, turtles, seals, pelicans and other sea birds. In addition, local … [Read more...]

Free Volunteering in Cusco

The school of Aldea Yanapay is one of those rare exceptions where words like love and peace are lived out every day. Aldea Yanapay offers free volunteering in Cusco and works to alleviate the social injustices faced by the children of Cusco. The school provides a haven of love, creativity, and learning for the youth of the city. Students come to our after-school program from various public and private schools. In the Aldea they complete their homework, use the library and its materials, and … [Read more...]

Volunteer in Peru with Cooperarperu

Hello, We are a NGO located in beautiful Cusco Peru called COOPERARPERU. It supports the lovely children of the small impoverished community Tankarpata near Cusco. We also offer you an opportunity to volunteer in Peru. 20 minutes from the touristic world heritage city centre of Cusco the community Tankarpata is located without access to drinkable water, infrastructure, education, health-support and trade. Alcoholism and violence are the daily routine of the majority of the children living … [Read more...]

Volunteer opportunities in Peru with Otra Cosa

Otra Cosa Network is a registered Peruvian non-profit NGO and Registered UK Charity that offers a wide variety of affordable and satisfying volunteering opportunities to well-motivated volunteers from around the world. We are dedicated to providing interesting, stimulating and rewarding placements to our volunteers, each of whom contribute something new to our many projects. Our ultimate objective, however, is to support our wide range of projects with suitable volunteers to help them … [Read more...]

Educational Support / Income Generation at a local level – Andean Alliance – Peru

Andean Alliance is a Peruvian registerd Civil Assocation  (Grassroots Organization ) that works in the Northern Andes, Huaraz area in a small rural area at 3650 mtrs. We work with Early Childhood Education , literacy and comprehension skill building in addition to the development of a local community center that will house not only the edcational rooms but areas for local guides,donkey drivers etc. to sell their services directly to tourists, a small cafe concept for women to sell to tourists in … [Read more...]

Relax in the Latin Lounge

The Latin Lounge provides news, views, events, travel tips and much more. The blog is aimed at everyone with an interest in Latin America, providing a diversity of posts covering everything from Latin American music to environmental issues. … [Read more...]

Otra Cosa – Volunteer Peru

Travelling can be much more then cruising from one national park to the next archeological site and from one party here to the next beach over there. Otra Cosa gives you the opportunity to give your travels an in depth and most rewarding experience by doing voluntary work in Huanchaco, Trujillo and other nearby places in Northern Peru. Otra Cosa has invested in the setting up of a network of local organizations looking for tourists and students interested in enriching their travels in Peru … [Read more...]

Mundo Verde – Volunteer Peru

MUNDO VERDE Spanish School of Cusco, Peru which gives students a unique opportunity to learn Spanish while living immersed in a fantastic and amazing culture, The Peruvian culture. Combined with other activities, our courses are given in a family atmosphere. Daily lectures on the Inca culture, ecology and the projects which we support make MUNDO VERDE Spanish School a unique destination to learn Spanish in Cusco. At Mundo Verde we have different volunteering programs. We do not charge a penny … [Read more...]

Fundacion Santa Maria – Volunteer Peru

Organization: Fundacion Santa Maria Location: Lima, Peru 1. Santa Martha Home for Children - Hope of a New Life, was created with the sole purpose of serving the needy children, by giving them education, protection, love, and moral and spiritual formation. 2. Our objective is to dedicate this exceptional work to children who have been physically and emotionally abandoned without discrimination of age or sex. 3. The children arrive to us after having been channeled through the … [Read more...]

Eco Truly Park – Volunteer Peru

Eco Truly Park is a beautiful Peruvian Pacific coast ecological, self-sufficient and artistic community. Residents and volunteers live together according to principles of non-violence, which is a core principle here, and visitors can learn and experience how it is possible to live happily in harmony with nature, others, and themselves. The architecture and values of the community is in part inspired by Indian traditional teachings and lifestyle, and we are the first lively ecological … [Read more...]

Nuestros Pequeños Hermanos International

Organization: Nuestros Pequeños Hermanos International Location: Latin America Mission Statement: Caring for orphaned and abandoned children in Latin America and the Caribbean since 1954. Since then, more than 15,000 children have found a new home and future. Volunteer Opportunities: “The volunteer program at NPH is full of opportunities. We invite people of all backgrounds to participate in the endeavor to create a life of dignity for orphaned and abandoned children in the … [Read more...]