Volunteer in Colombia
| Volunteer Abroad in Colombia from US$270
International Volunteer HQ (IVHQ) offer affordable volunteer abroad programs in either Bogota or Cartagena, Colombia from only US$270. Volunteers can participate in Teaching, Childcare, Sports Development and Community Work (available in Cartagena only), and Elderly Care, Feed the Homeless and Construction and Renovation (available in Bogota only). IVHQ sends thousands of volunteer travelers worldwide annually — you will not find a more affordable, high quality and trustworthy volunteer travel company.
|| Cost: Program Fees start from US$270.
Dates: Programs start on the 1st and 15th of each month. Duration: Volunteers can volunteer for periods ranging from 1 week to 24 weeks in Bogota and 2 weeks to 12 weeks in Cartagena.
Contact: International Volunteer HQ, PO Box 8273, New Plymouth, NEW ZEALAND.
Tel.: US/Canada Toll Free: 1-877-342-6588; UK Toll Free: 0-800-234-1621; Australia Toll Free: 1-800-557-380; International: +64 6 758 7949.
|Volunteer Abroad in Colombia – United Planet – 6 or 12 Months
United Planet's Quests offer volunteers the opportunity to learn, teach, work, engage and immerse themselves in a culture outside their comfort zone. Ages 18-30 are invited to enroll. Live in Colombia for 6 or 12 months and volunteer at a social or education project. Volunteers live with a local host family, participate in cultural activities and excursions, and receive 24/7 support – a true immersion experience that allows you to build relationships that last a lifetime.
||Dates: Quests depart in January or August.
Cost: Varies with duration of your stay. Please
visit our website for details.
Contact: United Planet, 11 Arlington St, Boston MA 02116, USA.
de las Américas (AMIGOS)
Accept the Challenge — Volunteer in Columbia this Summer!
AMIGOS operates in nine countries throughout the Americas
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
from 16-25 with basic Spanish proficiency. AMIGOS programs in Colombia focus on youth leadership in the field of environmental sustainability, children's rights and creative expression.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, amigosinternational.org
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 Colombia. 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.
Visit: www.sci.ngo for an application.
Volunteers for Peace
VFP offers over 3000 projects in more than 90 countries every year, including Cambodia! Project cost starts at $500, which includes food and accommodation. Types of project include construction, environmental, agricultural, social, work with kids, renovation, art & culture and more! Since 1982, VFP has exchanged over 31,000 volunteers worldwide. Start planning your volunteer adventure or learn how to get involved at VFP.org!
Contact: 7 Kilburn St. STE 316, Burlington, VT 05401; tel. 1 (802) 540-3060; email@example.com, vfp.org.