Volunteer Abroad in Central Pacific Coast

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Costa Rica - Diverse Jungle Animal Experience

Volunteer in the Osa Peninsula of Costa Rica for this research and conservation experience! Help determine the population of endemic and endangered species of the Costa Rican jungle. Collected data from this volunteer project will be used to help form layers of protection for these species. Seasonal volunteer work includes butterfly surveys and sea turtle monitoring. Year-round surveys inclu...


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Working with Children in Costa Rica

This is a fun-filled program from Love Volunteers where participants will work with young children in stunning Costa Rica. These childcare projects take place in one of the many community centers, kindergartens, or preschool educational facilities the program support in and around the areas of Santa Barbara de Heredia, about 20 minutes outside the bustling metropolis of San Jose, and Jaco Beach...


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Volunteer with Children in Costa Rica

Journey to Costa Rica’s Pacific Coast and join our community program to help disadvantaged kids. This project operates in the provincial town of Quepos, located just outside of Manuel Antonio National Park. The main focus of this project is to lend assistance to the local school district, which has a severe shortage of teachers. Volunteers will plan and assist in general education lessons, org...


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Costa Rica Big Cats, Primates & Turtle Conservation

**Winner - GoAbroad Best Volunteering Program 2016** At first glance, Corcovado National Park on Costa Rica’s Osa Peninsula is a mere pin prick on the world map, covering a measly 0.03% of the world’s landmass. This makes it even more astonishing that an incredible 4% of the world’s species call the park home and that it is, as described by National Geographic, ‘one of the most biologically ...


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Great Volunteer Programs—Costa Rica | Guatemala | Peru

Maximo Nivel is a locally based organization in Costa Rica, Guatemala, and Peru. Volunteer abroad—get involved, make an impact, and learn to serve by working at local projects: - Working with Kids - Teaching English - Conservation - Construction - Animal Care - Eco-Agriculture - Medical & Healthcare Since 2003, Maximo Nivel has been a leader in educational travel and stu...


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Volunteer Abroad in one of 8 Countries for 1-12 Weeks

Cross-Cultural Solutions is a nonprofit working to address critical global issues by providing meaningful volunteer service to communities abroad, and contributing responsibly to local economies. As a leader in the field of international volunteer travel since 1995, we know that the best approach to international volunteering—the only approach—is one designed by the community. In every communi...


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ISA Service-Learning in Cartago, Costa Rica

High in the mountainous Costa Rican rainforest, Cartago is a small city located just 25 km southeast of San José. Although surrounded by an abundance of natural beauty, the city is also famous for its rich history, culture, and colonial tradition. Cartago was Costa Rica’s first city and capital until 1823. It is home to the Irazú Volcano and the Basilica de Nuestra Senora de los Angeles. In C...


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Sea Turtle Conservation Costa Rica Pacific Volunteer Programs with A Broader View

This program is located in Guanacaste, about 10 miles from the town of Samana. A very secluded location requires 4/4 vehicles and boats to access the program area. Volunteers participate on the sea turtle preservation including monitoring and registering nesting patterns, record keeping of eggs, moving eggs to the hatchery, beach patrols, freeing of the newborns to the ocean. Experience not req...


Wildlife Rescue in Costa Rica

The project provides a safe haven for over 50 animals and rescues a number of new animals each week. The hope for these newly rescued animals is that they can be treated in the on-site clinic and then quickly returned to the wild when they are healthy again. For those animals who are too badly injured or not able to be released for other reasons, they can be provided with a home at the sanctuar...


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Volunteer World: Best Volunteer Abroad Programs Worldwide

Looking to apply your talent and expertise to a good cause? Find a program that matches your interests and skills through Volunteer World! We are the largest volunteer abroad comparison platform around the globe, enabling you to seek and compare offers from major travel agencies as well as smaller grassroots NGOs and local specialists in more than 80 countries. All these with just one click! ...


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SPI Study Abroad: Spanish Immersion & Volunteer Costa Rica

The SPI Flamingo Beach, Costa Rica program is located in the province of Guanacaste, along the Pacific Coast. The province is renowned for its breathtakingly beautiful white sand beaches and clear water. The small town of Flamingo Beach is a perfect locale for high school students to practice your Spanish in the mornings and swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving, fishing, sailing, or just relaxing...


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Costa Rica Sea-turtle conservation Internship

Romelia Sea Turtles Conservation Project conducted since 2009 has as a primary goal the conservation of SEA TURTLE populations that nest on the beaches of this wildlife sanctuary in Montezuma, Costa Rica. The project includes activities as; monitoring of nesting sea turtles females, night patrols, activities of protection and monitoring of the nests. The lands at Refugio Nacional de Vida Silve...


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The Turtle Conservation Project

This program is designed especially for students who are passionate about turtle conservation and want to embrace the authentic and rustic park ranger lifestyle! Live at an actual park ranger station, take cold showers, and work alongside the rangers in a wildlife refuge as you work to protect endangered sea turtles. Take walks along the beach at high tide to track sea turtle behavior. You’ll a...


Travel For Teens: Costa Rica Sea Turtle Service & Adventure

Did you know that the sea turtle population is declining rapidly? Six out of seven sea turtle species are going extinct, and in Costa Rica, the Pacific Leatherback population has declined 90% since 1980! TFT is committed to making a difference for this ancient species, and we invite you to join us this summer to help! This program is also unique because of its community outreach efforts. We ...


Costa Rica Community Service - 21 Days

Spend 21 days in Costa Rica through this summer program, which combines community service and adventure in a country with diverse landscapes! It is open to students completing 8th-12th grades. Wander through scenic natural surroundings and bask in the warmth of locals - two aspects of Costa Rica that will surely blow you away. Participate in numerous volunteering activities, such as running ...