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...]

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...]

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...]

Community-based Hawksbill Conservation Projects in Central America

Period The project runs from April 15th to September 15th, 2012. Location The project takes place in two different locations: Natural Reserve Estero Padre Ramos, Nicaragua, and Biosphere Reserve Jiquilisco Bay, El Salvador. Background Information We strongly believe that communities are fundamental to long-term sea turtle conservation efforts. By working closely with local community members that depend on turtles for their livelihoods, we harness their vast knowledge of these creatures … [Read more...]

Looking after Cultural Centre Nicaragua (6 months in 2013)

Cultural Centre Nicaragua We're looking for a coordinator who will be responsible for the daily lessons offered at the Cultural Centre in Nicaragua, Ticuantepe. Between 2-4 o'clock children arrive from 8 - 13 years old, at night 7-9 o'clock youngsters from 13 years to 21 years. Lessons are taught in arts, music, dance, theatre, capoeira, circus and sports. You will organise the schedule, and offer these lessons together with the team of volunteers. Usually there are between 3 and 7 … [Read more...]

La Esperanza Granada – Volunteer Nicaragua

Children in Nicaragua need your help with basic education. Help make school fun, raise their esteem and give them a better future. Working with children will change their lives and yours. La Esperanza Granada has no program fees, low cost housing options, and all the benefits and security of many large paid programs. But you won't be paying for someone profits, just your own personal costs. Email us at la_esperanza_granada@yahoo.com and we will answer promptly, or leave a message on our … [Read more...]

La Esperanza is looking for volunteers (Nicaragua)!

What is La Esperanza Granada? La Esperanza is an non religious or politics bounded organization and is founded in 2002 by Bill Harper. This non-profit organization commit to the education in the outskirts of Granada, Nicaragua. At the moment, La Esperanza works in 4 different schools and helps over 2000 children! The organization is supported by volunteers and is funded entirely with thanks to donations. Also you can help Nicaragua! La Esperanza is always looking for new compassionate … [Read more...]

Volunteer with La Esperanza Granada

La Esperanza Granada is a non-profit organization focusing on improving children’s education in the poor barrios of Granada. Our volunteers work in the schools assisting the teachers, tutoring young children, teaching English classes, and introducing children to computers. Our work all helps to stimulate an interest in learning and encourage higher education. Volunteers come from around the world, for varying lengths of time. There are no program or registration fees. We ask for a one-time $20 … [Read more...]

Come Volunteer with us in Nicaragua!

Waves of Hope is a small community development project working in the beautiful surf side town on El Manzano Uno in northern Nicaragua. Waves of Hope was developed by the founders and friends of El Coco Loco Resort (www.elcocolocoresort.com) and is our way of giving back to the community. We are currently looking for TWO interns to come and work with us mid-April to mid-June. Interns are asked to contribute about twenty-five hours a week to our various projects, which include: - Child and … [Read more...]

Volunteer in Music and ance in Nicaragua

Volunteer in Music and Dance in Nicaragua Atelier Favela is a Cultural Centre in Nicaragua. We teach Arts, Music, Dance, Theater and Circus to poor children from the rural village from Nicaragua. We are looking for volunteers that could help us out running the Cultural Centre, or teaching any kind of art form. If you are interested or want to exchange ideas how you could help out here, please contact me. To already have an idea what Atelier Favela is about, have a look at our website: … [Read more...]

Quetzaltrekkers – Central America

Volunteer as a Volcano Guide or with Las Tias -- Leon, Nicaragua Hey everyone! Just wanted to let you know about this volunteer opportunity in Leon, Nicaragua (they also have a branch in Guatemala).  Quetzaltrekkers is completely non-profit and run entirely by volunteers; the money made goes to Las Tias, their sister organization which seeks to lessen child labor by keeping kids in school, helping them succeed there, battling domestic violence and drug abuse, etc. You can volunteer as a … [Read more...]