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Volunteer Abroad Programs in Guatemala

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

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Volunteer at Surf Camp

Volunteer at Surf Camp

We occasionally recruit volunteers to help with the running of the camp, assisting customers and staff. Sea turtles nest close to the surf camp.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
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Midwifery Internship

Midwifery Internship

Our natural birth clinic accepts interns, usually midwives or midwifery students, who have the opportunity to participate in the full scope of our clinical practice.

  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Internet
    Access
  • Spanish
    Classes
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Graphic Designer & Content Creator

Graphic Designer & Content Creator

We are a non-profit organization who supports remote communities in the highlands of Guatemala. We are looking for a volunteer to be part of our marketing team.

  • Airport
    Pickup
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Internet
    Access
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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Volunteer with Women’s Cooperative

Volunteer with Women’s Cooperative

We have volunteer opportunities in our tutoring program, English program, medical program, and craft program.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Internet
    Access
  • Spanish
    Classes
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Build Homes for Poor Families

Build Homes for Poor Families

Building a home for a poor Guatemalan family takes about 5 working days to construct. This is an excellent location to learn Spanish as part of your trip.

  • Families
    Welcome
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Spanish
    Classes
  • Training
    Provided
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Pedal Power Volunteers

Pedal Power Volunteers

We recondition used bicycles donated from abroad, or use the components to build a range of pedal-powered machines. These perform a variety of tasks like threshing corn or pumping water.

  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Internet
    Access
  • Spanish
    Classes
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International Accompaniment

International Accompaniment

Volunteers provide political accompaniment to organizations and individuals who receive threats for their work, utilizing nonviolent methods in pursuit of human rights and social justice.

  • Free
    Flights
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Stipend /
    Small Salary
  • Training
    Provided
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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Short-Term Volunteer Opportunity

Short-Term Volunteer Opportunity

Vacation volunteer activities include arts and crafts, reading, helping in the library, English language skills, physical education and other opportunities.

  • Free-time
    Activities
  • In-country
    Transport
  • Internet
    Access
  • Training
    Provided
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Long-Term Volunteers Needed

Long-Term Volunteers Needed

As a long-term volunteer you will be working alongside Guatemalan people and be responsible for performing all daily tasks with children.

  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Internet
    Access
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
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Womens Weaving Project

Womens Weaving Project

Our volunteer program provides an opportunity to learn about international development, cooperatives, weaving, fair trade, and practice your Spanish.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
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Empowering the Local Mayan Community

Empowering the Local Mayan Community

Improve the future of the local Mayan community through health, education, women's projects, and more.

  • Families
    Welcome
  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
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Conscious Living Retreat Center

Conscious Living Retreat Center

We offer work trade opportunities. We offer positions for wellness warriors, kitchen assistants, carpentry and Permaculture enthusiasts.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
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