Abroad in Central America with Cross-Cultural Solutions Experience another culture like never before while
making a real difference in people’s lives. You’ll
gain perspectives and insights into the local culture and yourself.
It’s an exciting and personally inspiring experience,
and you’ll develop memories that will be with you forever.
Programs operate in Cartago, Costa Rica and Guatemala City,
On each program, after volunteering for the day, you'll be
able to walk around your neighborhood or explore some of the
gorgeous spots nearby. We proudly believe we provide the perfect
mix of quality work, cultural immersion, adventure, and relaxation—all
while having 24/7 access to CCS staff and support. Make that
life-changing decision to become a CCSer today!
Volunteer in Central America Come experience a cultural immersion while participating in a volunteer program! ELI partners with local organizations in Mexico, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, and Guatemala to match volunteers with local organizations. All placements are made on an individual basis depending on the skills and goals of the volunteer, the needs of the organization, and the length of the program. Possible volunteer projects include animal rescue, turtle breeding, at-risk youth, orphanage, teaching, adult-education, special needs kids, construction, environmental conservation and more! ELI can arrange Spanish classes in conjunction with a project to make sure participants get the most out of their program!
Cost: Program fees start at $885. The cost will depend on the country and duration of the program. Program fees include airport pickup, accommodation, and meals. Dates: Programs are available throughout the year and dates are flexible. Contact: ELI, 1557 Ogden St. #5, Denver, CO 80218 Tel.: 303-321-8278 Email:firstname.lastname@example.org Website:www.eliabroad.org
Volunteer Abroad in Costa Rica from US$250 Affordable volunteer opportunities available in San Jose. Volunteers can participate in Teaching English, Caring for Children, Construction and Renovation,
Healthcare and Turtle Conservation. IVHQ sends over 5000 volunteer travelers
worldwide annually — one of the world's most popular volunteer placement organizations!
Cost: Program Fees start from US$250. Dates: Programs start on the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month. Duration: One week to six months.
Contact: International Volunteer HQ, PO Box 8273, New Plymouth, NEW ZEALAND
Tel.: +64 6 758 7949. Email: email@example.com Website: www.volunteerhq.org
Volunteer Placements throughout South and Central America with InterExchange Working Abroad InterExchange Working Abroad offers volunteer placements in Costa Rica, Ecuador, the Galapagos Islands, Guatemala and Peru! Discover this amazing region firsthand by contributing to meaningful volunteer work! Projects include working in national parks, assisting at an organization for underprivileged children, supporting public school teachers or working in a zoo. Placements also include optional Spanish language courses, host family or other housing, meals, cultural activities and more! InterExchange has over 40 years experience arranging cultural exchange programs.
Projects Abroad in Mexico, Belize and Costa Rica Projects Abroad is the world’s leading short-term international volunteer organization.
Projects start year-round and last from one week to a year. Opportunities exist in teaching, child care, social work, conservation, journalism, international development, and sports. Programs are for ages 16+.
Dates: Start any day you choose. Cost: Please see our website for prices. Contact:Projects Abroad, 80 Broad St, Floor 32, New York NY 10004. Tel: US Toll-free 1 888 839 3535. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.projects-abroad.org
Make a REAL
difference in Central and South America with Love
Volunteers! Love Volunteers has been trusted by thousands of volunteers to travel abroad and immerse themselves in new cultures, whilst providing help where it is really needed. Join the world’s fastest growing independent volunteering organization on an affordable, safe and responsible voluntary service project in one of our 9 locations throughout Central and South America for a truly memorable experience! Visit our website to check out our range of community-based projects and find out how you can make a REAL difference!
Cost: Program fees start from just US$190!
Contact: Love Volunteers
Tel.: US: +1 415 800 4993, UK: +44 1865 522
688, NZ: +64 21 443 243 Email: email@example.com Website: www.lovevolunteers.org
Teach Fun, Informal English Classes & Adventure Travel! VAYA's trips are customized for each volunteer with a balance of teaching, learning, cultural experience and adventure travel. We teach English classes that are accessible to all children in Matagalpa, Nicaragua. The English program is based on learning through play so no previous teaching experience is required. Volunteers introduce the students to English as a second language through games, songs, and activities similar to the way children learn their mother tongue. Volunteers have around the clock support and all materials are provided. Our packages include airport transfer, accommodation, 3 meals per day, volunteer placement, orientation, walking tour of Matagalpa, travel planning assistance.
Dates: May 15, 2016-Nov. 15, 2016 Cost: $420.00/Week to $750.00/Week for all inclusive packages Contact:VAYA Volunteers and Experience Exchange, 6401 Old Harbor Lane, Austin, TX 78739 United States Tel.: 737-529-0239 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.vayavolunteers.com
Academic Programs International
Volunteer in Central America Enrich your life and the lives of others by choosing to lend a heart and hand to at-need projects. API offers service work in Costa Rica and Guatemala. Projects may include working wildlife conservation, construction and renovation work, medical and health, environment and wildlife conservation, community development, social welfare and services, teaching, tutoring, mentoring, and much more.
Amigos de las Americas
Accept the Challenge — Volunteer in Central America this Summer! AMIGOS operates in nine countries throughout the Americas — in Mexico, the Dominican Republic, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panamá, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Paraguay. With AMIGOS, you'll be immersed in another culture, collaborate with your host community on a development project, and work side by side with local youth meanwhile building your own leadership skills. AMIGOS summer projects range from 4-9 weeks and are open to students 16-25 with basic Spanish proficiency. AMIGOS programs in Central America focus on youth leadership in the fields of public health, children's rights, environmental sustainability and creative expression.
Volunteer Vacations with Purpose in Central America Volunteer vacations for adults and families in Central America, including Costa Rica, Guatemala, and Belize. Immerse yourself in a different culture while giving back, engaging in hands-on cultural workshops, and connecting with fascinating people. Volunteer to support children, animals and the environment. 1 to 2 week all-inclusive packages.
EcoLogic Development Fund
Forwards relevant resumés from students and professionals (written in Spanish) to partner organizations in Central America, looking for interns and volunteers in the fields of conservation, community development, and social justice. Minimum attachment is normally 3 months in Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama.
SCI (Service Civil International) SCI is an exchange organization that sends volunteers on 2-3 week international work projects and long term 3-12 month opportunities in over 50 countries, including many in Central America. For all overseas camps the fee is US$235. Workcamps include shared accommodations, group self-cooked meals and basic health/accident insurance, without additional cost, unless otherwise noted in the camp description. SCI promotes voluntary service to impact social, environmental and humanitarian issues.
Volunteer Latin America
Volunteer in Central America
Provides international volunteers with a comprehensive and affordable solution to finding volunteer work opportunities in Central and South America. You tell us where and what you would like to do and we will provide you with everything you need to get involved via your own personalised information pack. Our extensive knowledge of the region ensures you are unlikely to find some of the projects we offer elsewhere. Volunteer Latin America is not only a great source of affordable voluntary work but a means to finding some of the best schools to learn Spanish.
Free and Low-Cost Volunteering in Central America
Website lists free and low-cost volunteer opportunities in South and Central America. The site is designed for backpackers / independent travellers looking for a real volunteer experience abroad, without paying any middle-man or agency fees.