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Hostel in Buenos Aires
Hostel in Buenos Aires

Our hostel opens its doors to travellers searching for a place to feel at home. We are located in downtown Buenos Aires, the heart of the city and a great spot to visit the city main attractions and lovely neighbourhoods. We are looking for volunteers who can to help us in reception and with some basic tasks like cleaning when it&rsq […]

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Volunteer in the Wine Roads
Volunteer in the Wine Roads

We own a wine bar and are located in the middle of wineries, vineyards, and olive trees. We rent our bikes to tourists so they can tour the area and visit various wineries and vineyards. We are looking for volunteers to help us in our bike rental shop and inside our house, which is located just 200 meters from the wine bar. The work […]

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English Program Volunteer Coordinator
English Program Volunteer Coordinator

The English Program Volunteer Coordinator will help us to build and manage the free English classes we provide in two Oaxaca towns. The Coordinator will be responsible for recruiting, managing and training volunteer teachers, while working to maximize the impact our programs can have in each town. The English Coordinator position is […]

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Wild Animal Care
Wild Animal Care

We are an animal protection organisation that campaigns across the globe, providing technical advice to governments, securing progressive animal protection legislation, drafting regulations and rescuing animals in distress. We are presently seeking volunteer help from Volunteer Latin America members. Having secured a ban on wild ani […]

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Volunteer for Natural Clinic
Volunteer for Natural Clinic

We are a freestanding and full scope healthcare and educational facility, dedicated to improve the quality of life and care available to Indigenous Mayan people. We strive for a world where every family has access to reliable quality healthcare, education and resources, in order to sustain a quality of life important to ‘growth […]

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Care for Cats & Dogs
Care for Cats & Dogs

We live with 14 rescued dogs and 7 cats in our countryside holding. We always try to find lovely new homes for the animals we rescue but this isn't always possible. Owing to work commitments and personal circumstances (e.g. one of us has a bad back) we don’t have the time to give the animals the proper attention and care they d […]

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Care for Children
Care for Children

We have cared for over 17,500 orphaned and abandoned children since our inception in 1954. Through the generosity of a worldwide network of supporters, the children have been provided with food, clothing, shelter, medical care and an education. Some children have been abandoned, others have lost one or both parents and many have phys […]

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Support Children & Young People
Support Children & Young People

We are a UK-registered charity supporting marginalised children and young people in Peru. We work through local partner organisations in Cusco and support activities and projects in the areas of formal education; skills and vocational training; and sustainability, including income generation, cost reduction and capacity building. We b […]

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Work on Beautiful Beach
Work on Beautiful Beach

We run a beautiful camping and trailer park which is located right on the beach. The beach is beautiful and the ocean pristine and warm all year long. We are looking volunteer help in the camping area. Typical tasks include cleaning the beach and the spaces, painting, gardening, helping the guests, building and maintenance. Sometime […]

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Watersports Resort
Watersports Resort

We are a small family run watersports resort with 10 small bungalows, 3 boats, a diving and fishing centre plus kiteboard school. We focus on kiteboarding November to March and scuba/spear fishing/fishing from April to October. We are looking for volunteers all year round for bartender/waitress and activities assistance. Must be spor […]

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Field Assistants at Nature Reserve
Field Assistants at Nature Reserve

We look for Field Assistants (FAs) each year for the nesting season of leatherback and green turtles. The work of the FAs includes monitoring the turtle activity on the beach, taking data on the beach, analysis of this data, beach patrolling leading student groups, environmental education activities, talks and workshops with students […]

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Guesthouse Volunteer
Guesthouse Volunteer

We seek volunteer assistance at our guesthouse which is only a few meters from the beach. The work is fairly simple such as general maintenance and occasional gardening. Being a handyman/woman is a bonus as we have many other projects we would like to work on. We are found of snorkelling and scuba diving and one of us is a PADI instr […]

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