Community Empowerment Volunteering at Cooperatives
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Community Empowerment Volunteering at Cooperatives


  • Business
  • Community Development
  • Culture
  • Microfinance
  • Small Business Development
  • Tree Planting
  • Women

Program Duration

2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks, 3-6 Months


Every Monday

Age Range


This Program is open to

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

Cost in USD

Please visit website for details.

Program Includes:

• Accommodation: Single or Shared room in a home-stay
• Food: 3 Meals per day
• Airport pick up and drop off from San Jose International Airport
• Training: Pre-departure preparation pack, on-site orientation and project induction provided
• Language classes: 6 hours language class provided
• Support: On-site coordinator providing 24 hour support
• Activities: 1 dance class or 1 cookery class included. Staff help organise evening and weekend activities

Accommodation Options

  • Home-stays

Experience Required

Yes. At least a basic level of Spanish is required to participate in this project as communication with the ladies is important. Lessons can be arranged alongside our placement to improve your confidence and help you to make the most out of your time here.


Experience and passion for working in the community and interacting with the people are needed. Participants must also possess enthusiasm and a willingness to learn about the environment and the place's culture.

Application Procedures

  • Online Application