Volunteer Program

Costa Rica Volunteer Program

Personal Approach Volunteering

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You may not change the world, but you will certainly make someone’s life a little easier by joining our volunteer programs. Volunteering will improve your Spanish and leave you with a wealth of local culture.

Afternoon Programs:

Student Teacher: You will be assigned to the public elementary school to work as a teacher’s aide, teaching English, helping with homework assignments, coaching physical education, leading arts and crafts, and more.

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Costa Rica Volunteer Program

Rotary Club of Nicoya:

Community service projects can include a variety of tasks such as delivering books to needy children, painting, utilizing your computer and English skills, working a bake sale, building a new library, or cleaning up a local river.

Senior Assisted Living Center:

There’s no greater need in the community than for our seniors living at the Center.   The residents are always appreciative of visits, and chance to play some cards or have an interesting conversation.  Volunteers will learn a lot of family history, our community, as well from the life experiences.

Costa Rica Volunteer Program

Multi-day programs (minimum three days)

Costa Rica Volunteer Program

National Park Program:

At nearby Barra Honda National Park, volunteers assist the park rangers in various activities including maintaining the trails. The student’s cost is $30 per day. Students must be able to communicate in basic Spanish. Minimum three day commitment.

Habitat for Humanity:

At the conclusion of your program, why not stay on and work with Habitat for Humanity in Nicoya building homes. A great program and you’ll become a valuable part of the community. Minimum one week.

Turtle Reserve:

This program involves many interesting tasks in protecting some of the largest reptiles on earth. The student’s cost is $30 per day with a minimum three day commitment.

Costa Rica Volunteer Program

With our volunteer programs we should have at least 30 days prior notice.
Not all programs may be available throughout the year.