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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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Volunteer in a Wildlife Sanctuary

Volunteer in a Wildlife Sanctuary

We receive volunteers at any time of year which help us with various activities at our ecological reserve such as such as cleaning trails and the production of butterflies and amphibians.

  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Internet
    Access
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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Volunteering at Animal Rescue Centre

Volunteering at Animal Rescue Centre

Our animal centre rescues and rehabilitates unfortunate animals, and reintroduces them back into the wild.

  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Internet
    Access
  • Training
    Provided
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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Community-based Sea Turtle Conservation

Community-based Sea Turtle Conservation

Duties include night surveys to collect data on nesting sea turtles and morning surveys to count sea turtle tracks and nests.

  • Families
    Welcome
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
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Leatherback Turtle Conservation

Leatherback Turtle Conservation

We need your helping hands at an important nesting site for endangered leatherback, green and hawksbill sea turtles. No special qualifications or skills are required.

  • Discounted
    Rate
  • Families
    Welcome
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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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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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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