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Volunteer Abroad Programs in Costa Rica

Nature conservation, wildlife, education, health, child care and community programs for college students, adults, couples, families and volunteers under 18. Volunteer abroad in Costa Rica.

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Research Assistants for Sea Turtle Conservation Project

Research Assistants for Sea Turtle Conservation Project

RA's lead volunteer activities, train new volunteers, and are responsible for collecting data from turtles. Full training is given.

  • Free-time
    Activities
  • In-country
    Transport
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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Transform Lives in a High Risk Community

Transform Lives in a High Risk Community

Being a volunteer with us involves doing activities and helping the staff with their day-to-day work.

  • Airport
    Pickup
  • Families
    Welcome
  • Internet
    Access
  • Training
    Provided
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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Environmental Education Volunteer / Tour Guide

Environmental Education Volunteer / Tour Guide

Our butterfly garden is an environmental education centre focusing on insects and spiders found in Monteverde, Costa Rica.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
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Nature Reserve Volunteer

Nature Reserve Volunteer

Mountain cloudforest restoration project and reserve looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help with maintenance, marketing, education, and research.

  • Bus Station
    Pickup
  • Internet
    Access
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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Animal Husbandry Internship

Animal Husbandry Internship

The prime responsibilities of the Animal Husbandry Intern are to ensure the animals are fed and cared for and enclosures are clean.

  • Academic
    Credit
  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Internet
    Access
  • Training
    Provided
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Volunteer at Surf Camp in Costa Rica

Volunteer at Surf Camp in Costa Rica

Volunteers help us with different tasks at the camp such as surf instruction, yoga instruction, photography, construction, and general camp upkeep.

  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Internet
    Access
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Administrative Assistant at Hostel

Administrative Assistant at Hostel

Our top rated hostel is looking for volunteers to help with reservations, customer service, checking people in-and out, social media, etc.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Internet
    Access
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Wildlife Rehabilitation Volunteer

Wildlife Rehabilitation Volunteer

Volunteer tasks at our wildlife rescue centre include nursery animal handling, diet preparation, enclosure cleaning and maintenance.

  • Academic
    Credit
  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Internet
    Access
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
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Organic Farm in Costa Rica

Organic Farm in Costa Rica

We look for volunteers interested in organic farming and sustainable living for our volunteer program. The rest of the time is yours to enjoy the farm and the surrounding area.

  • Academic
    Credit
  • Families
    Welcome
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
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Sea Turtle Conservation

Sea Turtle Conservation

As a volunteer you will take part in various conservation activities, including night and morning patrols, relocating nests, recording scientific data, and releasing hatchlings.

  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Internet
    Access
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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Voluntary Work at Animal Rescue Centre

Voluntary Work at Animal Rescue Centre

An opportunity to collaborate with the objectives of the rescue centre and get involved in the conservation of wildlife.

  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
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Bird Banding Internships

Bird Banding Internships

We are looking for highly motivated and experienced bird banders and bander assistants, who can work at our three bird monitoring stations in Costa Rica.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
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