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Affordable and Ethical Volunteer & Cultural Immersion in Costa Rica

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Abriendo Mentes
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Playa Potrero, G, Costa Rica
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Published 1 month ago

www.abriendomentes.org/volunteer

Join us as a volunteer in Costa Rica and have a life changing experience!

As a volunteer, you will have the opportunity to contribute to youth and community development initiatives in Guanacaste with Abriendo Mentes. You’ll learn about and experience local Tico culture, participate in recreational activities and enjoy the natural beauty of the Costa Rican Pacific Coast. 

Volunteers have the unique opportunity to learn about ethical and responsible volunteering. You will make a long lasting impact in our communities by adding your skills and abilities to existing programs at Abriendo Mentes. You will support local families and entrepreneurs, contributing to the economic development of the region. Your impact will be powerful and long lasting. 

Volunteer activities include: children's English classes, computer classes, sports, art. Adult English classes, community events, women's empowerment programming, social media takeovers & much more!

Cultural immersion activities include: meeting and learning from local families, exploring traditional towns and cities, national parks & local hiking trails, participating in recreational activities popular to the region (yoga, hiking, sailing, zip lining, hotsprings, etc.) & much more!

This Program is geared towards University students, gap year students or recent graduates, but we encourage anyone over 18 years old from any walk of life to apply! The length of the Program depends on the time of year but ranges from 11-16 weeks. See below for the 2022 Program schedule and fees.

January 15 – May 6, 2022, $5500 USD (16 weeks), $5500 USD

May 27 – Aug 5, 2022, $4600 USD (11 weeks), $4600 USD

September 3 – December 10, 2022, $5200 USD (14 weeks), $5200 USD

Included in the program fees are: Accommodation, Lunch Monday – Friday, Airport transfers, Onsite Coordinator, Volunteer Projects, Recreational & Cultural Activities

Not included in the program fees are: Airfare, Breakfast and Dinner, Travel Insurance


Apply now and fill out the application form by clicking here! Upon receipt of your application we will contact you via email to set up a time to chat via Zoom. If you have questions about how this process works, do not hesitate to contact us at volunteer@abriendoments.org.



www.abriendomentes.org/volunteer

Join us as a volunteer in Costa Rica and have a life changing experience!

As a volunteer, you will have the opportunity to contribute to youth and community development initiatives in Guanacaste with…

Details at a Glance

  • Schedule
    Weekdays
  • Time Commitment
    A few days
  • Recurrence
    One time only

Location

On-site

Abriendo Mentes

100 meters north of the plaza, Casa del Sol, office #9, Playa Potrero, G None, Costa Rica

How to Apply

To apply, please fill out the application form found here!

To apply, please fill out the application form found here!

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