Volunteers Needed at Organic Farm

The Fruition Center is equal parts permaculture education center, hostel, and the heart of our farm. We have built this center to create and support a harmonious social and ecological environment, utilizing Permaculture, Biodynamics and Non-Violent Communication. Over the years we've had over 500 people of various cultures coming together to share their experiences and knowledge to contribute to a solution-based way of life. Our mission is to thrive! Thrivability is the ability for a system, … [Read more...]

Teach English in Guatemala!

1. Who are we? One, Two…Tree! is a non-profit organization focused on education in Central America. In Guatemala, we are based in Santiago Atitlán, a small town with approximately 45,000 people. For 90% of the population, Tz'utujil is their mother tongue, one of the 24 indigenous languages spoken in Guatemala. It is a beautiful town with a lot of history and with an important indigenous culture that makes it especially unique and interesting. In Santiago Atitlán, we are focused on … [Read more...]

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...]

Teaching English in Santa Tecla – El Salvador

If you are a student or a professional in education, TEACHING YOU offers a great opportunity to boost your resume, gain hands-on teaching experience along with personal and professional skills while learning a new culture overseas. About the Program The program offers you the possibility to help as a volunteer teaching in a public school at primary or secondary education level. As a volunteer, you will have the opportunity to not only teach English but also help in other subjects like sports … [Read more...]

Volunteer in schools with Niños de Guatemala

We are a Guatemalan based NGO, focused on improving access to education in Guatemala and offering a brighter future to our children. We initiate small-scale development projects within communities, and we are proud to introduce our three schools: Nuestro Futuro and Basico, in Ciudad Vieja, and El Porvenir, in San Lorenzo el Cubo. During the morning we follow the government-approved educational program, whilst in the afternoon, children immerse themselves in extra-curricular activities or take … [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...]

Community Development Volunteering Program in Haiti

Volunteer in the Kenscoff Region of Haiti and work in community development to improve local infrastructure, sanitation, education and overall quality of life. The Kenscoff people lack basic infrastructure such as roads, community buildings, schools, hospitals, etc. and greatly need the help of volunteers to improve their lives. As you travel and explore this stunning country, you will have the chance to help develop the Kenscoff region so they can properly preserve their culture while living … [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...]

Luz Verde Nicaragua – Social Enterprise Volunteering

Cafe Luz y Luna is a non-profit social enterprise, donating our profits and resources to help finance and facilitate community-driven projects in rural and urban areas in northern Nicaragua, through Luz Verde social projects. Luz Verde collaborates with projects focusing on education, women, youth work, environmental and community driven initiatives. Luz Verde facilitates educational development initiatives in local communities, eco-tourism, organic gardens, library access and workshops, … [Read more...]

Volunteer at the Osa In-Water Sea Turtle Project

Osa In-Water Sea Turtle Project The project is located on Playa Blanca, close to Puerto Jiménez on the Osa Peninsula in the southern Pacific province of Puntarenas, Costa Rica. Osa Peninsula is a natural paradise, being home to a vast variety of mammals, birds, amphibians, reptiles and insects. The Golfo Dulce, one of the four tropical fiords worldwide, hosts additionally a fascinating marine life – including sea turtles. Since 2010, Osa In-Water project has worked to better understand the … [Read more...]

Free Volunteering with Animals (Cats and Dogs)

Hello Volunteers! We are looking for you! We need animal-loving, mature, self-sufficient adults to come to P.A.W. Animal Sanctuary and help adorable island animals, mostly cats and dogs. Duties include care for the animals (feed, water, cleaning and of course playing!) 3-5 hours per day. We're located on the tropical paradise island of Caye Caulker, Belize! In your off-time there is lots to do such as adventure tours, cave tubing, diving the reef, swimming with sharks and rays, and … [Read more...]

Kids, Volcanos, and the Largest Island in a Lake in the World

Want to work with kids in the shadow of a volcano on the largest island-in-a-lake in the world? Want to create opportunities for rural Nicaraguans in an increasingly global world? Come to Ometepe Bilingual School! Here the contributions of volunteers are vital in delivering a bilingual curriculum to our students. Volunteers work approximately 30 hours per week in some combination of the following classes: OBS Kindergarten, OBS First Grade, English Enrichment for Kids, High School After … [Read more...]

Volunteer to work with children in a sweet town by the sea!

Calling artists, musicians, magicians and scientists! We need teachers, camp counselors, psychologists, and more! The Honduras Child Alliance is a diverse and collaborative, volunteer-based group, collectively working to make life better for impoverished children in Honduras. United by a love of children and the desire to improve their opportunities, we coordinate volunteer-powered projects to support education, health & hygiene, families and community. Join us to help operate our … [Read more...]

After-School Program Volunteer – Guatemala

Description of the Organization: Unidas Para Vivir Mejor (translated, United to Live Better) is a women's cooperative located in a former squatter settlement in Zone 12 of Guatemala City. The women support themselves and UPAVIM through the production and sale of fair trade handicrafts. UPAVIM works to improve the quality of life for the women and children of La Esperanza.With the profits from its fair trade craft sales UPAVIM supports an alternative elementary school, an early childhood learning … [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...]

Volunteer opportunities in the Dominican Republic

Supporting Guasa is a charity organisation which works to help alleviate poverty in the Dominican village of Ramón Santana, also known as Guasa (Wa-sah). All our work is based on the principle that education is the root to a better future. We have several opportunities which you can read about on our website including year round English school based teaching, an English summer school as well as a girl's project. These are described under the "project" tab on the website. The organisation … [Read more...]

Hostel Reception Volunteer – Nicaragua

SONATI in Nicaragua, is a non-profit environmental education organization dedicated to promote knowledge, love and care toward the environment through widespread free environmental education programs for local school children. SONATI empower the children with knowledge and tools to become a voice for environmental change in their communities. SONATI works in a self-sustainable manner, using its non-profit environmental hostels & tours to finance its environmental programs. We are … [Read more...]