Volunteers work three to five hours a day in a local kindergarten serving children from poor backgrounds. Volunteers work with the local teachers on all daily activities, including giving lessons on reading, writing and math, as well as helping with playtime and gym class. Volunteers also help to maintain classroom order and support children who are falling behind.
Volunteers work in a hospital specializing in children and teenagers. Volunteers will assist depending on the needs of the local nurses and doctors, as well as each volunteer’s experience and ability. Areas include emergency medicine, external consultation, surgery, psychology, OB/GYN, pharmacy and administration.
Produce rare strains of cacao plants, learning about sustainable agroforestry & tropical agriculture. Gain hands-on organic farm experience, growing and producing cacao, planting and harvesting. Live in a remote and beautiful location in the Maya mountains of southern Belize
Reise durch zwei der schönsten Länder Südamerikas- Peru und Ecuador! Neben zwei Freiwilligenprojekten in einem Tierrettungszentrum im Amazonas und in einer Kindertagesstätte in Ecuador, lernt ihr die südamerikanische Kultur hautnah kennen. Bei diesem Programm soll das Reisen jedoch nicht zu kurz kommen, daher verbringst du die erste Hälfte des Programmes an einigen der tollsten Orte Perus.
Unterstütze ein Tierschutz-Zentrum im Dschungel Panamas bei der Pflege gefährdeter Tiere, engagiere dich für den Umweltschutz in einem Recycling-Projekt, oder patrouilliere nachts an Stränden in einem Projekt zum Schutz der Meeresschildkröten.
Teach English in stunning Chilean Patagonia whilst living with hospitable local families. This programme suits anyone who wants to gain fluency in Spanish whilst exploring one of the most beautiful and less well known parts of Latin America. Rafting, riding, hiking and glacier walking are all close by. This long running programme began in 2002 and welcomes any fluent English speaker.
Volunteers work four to six hours a day in a local food bank, which receives food donations from throughout the area and then distributes it to partner charities. They may also help on business related work like public relations, fundraising and internet marketing.
Volunteers work in a variety of activities. To protect the reserve, they participate in basic construction, reforestation and trail maintenance assignments. Volunteers are also involved in organic farming initiatives. Tasks include maintaining medicinal gardens, working in tree nurseries and participating in activities like cacao harvesting, compost maintenance and seed collection.
Volunteers work four to six hours a day in daycare for disadvantaged children. Some children have been emotionally, physically and/or sexually abused, while others are in the middle of custody fights. Volunteers partake in a range of daily activities, which may include homework help, playing sports and making art.
Volunteers generally work three to five hours a day at a center offering sports training and facilities to children ages 8-17 from underprivileged backgrounds. The center generally focuses on the following sports: athletics, basketball, boxing, gymnastics, martial arts, soccer, table tennis and weightlifting.