Volunteer Abroad in Central Pacific Coast

81 Volunteer Abroad Programs in Central Pacific Coast

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Community Involvement in Costa Rica –- Teen Volunteering

Get ready for an unforgettable 2 week adventure volunteering experience in the tropics of Costa Rica. This volunteer opportunity is specifically designed for younger participants ages 15-17 and is highly supervised but allows teens enough independence to grow as individuals. After an orientation to the area and project, participants will start volunteering in the community in two ways. O...

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Love Volunteers

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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GVI

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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Cross-Cultural Solutions

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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MAXIMO NIVEL

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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Frontier

**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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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. In Cartago, Costa Rica, we have opportunities in a variety of host organizations, including a local botanical garden, schools and childcare centers...

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A Broader View Volunteers Corp

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...

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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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SPI Study Abroad

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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Costa Rica & Nicaragua Spanish and Soccer

This language adventure spans two beautiful and culturally rich Central American countries from the highlands of Costa Rica to the spectacular volcanic islands of Nicaragua. Learn Spanish as you explore magnificent river valleys, a grand colonial city, lush tropical rainforests, and a verdant island in the middle of Central America's largest freshwater lake. Attend Spanish school in Costa Rica...

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Academia Tica: Volunteering in Costa Rica

Academia Tica offers a Volunteer Program in Costa Rica (community service work or service learning) - the perfect opportunity to travel in Costa Rica, practice the language, and lend some help. This once-in-a-lifetime experience presents participants the chance to grow by working with people, with animals, or in nature. It is a mixture of adventure, hard work, learning, and making a difference....

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Travel For Teens

Join TFT in a unique Costa Rican adventure which incorporates community service, language learning, and adventure. Participants have a fantastic opportunity to hone their Spanish skills, whatever level they may be. To help the local community, volunteer projects are available where students can assist in a local school and create fun adventure activities for the kids.

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Global Education Squads in Costa Rica!

Squads Abroad empowers youth organizations around the world to improve health and educational outcomes. Our model matches teacher-led Middle and High School groups with community driven sustainable initiatives.Global Education Squads are comprised of 6 or more students traveling with 2 or more free teacher-chaperone. Each Squad chooses a defined focus area, volunteer partner organization, and a...