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Work Groups - Service Trips to Central America (Nicaragua)


Nicaragua: Ciudad Dario, Managua, Matagalpa

Program Duration

1-2 Weeks


Varies throughout our workgroup season


  • English

Cost in US$:

1,400 plus airfare

Cost Includes:

  • Emergency evacuation services
  • Excursions
  • Food
  • Housing
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • Travel while in host country
  • Written materials pre-departure

Program Fees Include:

* Food
* Housing
* Travel expenses of the group when in-country
* Building materials for the school construction project
* A portion to other SOL education opportunity programs such as our scholarship program, teacher training program, and our Learning Resource Centers.

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Economic Development
  • Education
  • Youth
  • Youth Development

Typical Volunteer

Volunteers come from a wide variety of backgrounds. We are open to individuals and groups of all ages. Volunteers share in common the desire to participate in a cultural exchange with a community in Central America.

Age Range

All. Those 16 and under must travel with a parent or guardian.

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Families, Couples and Individuals.

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

in Groups of 12-22

Scholarships are Available

Small scholarships are available for youth and young adults (under 30).

Application Process Involves

  • Other
  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

1-3 days