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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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Sustainable Construction in Guatemalan Highlands

Sustainable Construction in Guatemalan Highlands

Looking to participate in a radically green development project? We are constructing a self-sustainable 18-building green campus.

  • Families
    Welcome
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Internet
    Access
  • Spanish
    Classes
  • Training
    Provided
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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Become A Hiking Guide To Help Local Children

Become A Hiking Guide To Help Local Children

Hike Volcanoes and Help Kids! Live and work as a trekking guide, leading hikes in the volcanic highlands of Guatemala.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Internet
    Access
  • Training
    Provided
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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Operations Manager at Yoga & Zen Center

Operations Manager at Yoga & Zen Center

We are looking for a general manager, or couple, to run the operations of our Yoga & Zen Center at Lake Atitlan.

  • Families
    Welcome
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Stipend /
    Small Salary
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Wild Guatemala

Wild Guatemala

Volunteers help in the daily feeding and caring for the animals, which includes parrots, macaws, spider and howler monkeys, owls, hawks, crocodiles, turtles, kinkajous and many more.

  • Airport
    Pickup
  • Bus Station
    Pickup
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Internet
    Access
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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Classroom Assistant

Classroom Assistant

Being a classroom assistant will give you the opportunity to deeply engage with a classroom and a teacher. This program will make you understand how life in one of our NDG school works.

  • Airport
    Pickup
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Internet
    Access
  • Spanish
    Classes
  • Training
    Provided
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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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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Work and Study Program at Yoga and Zen Center

Work and Study Program at Yoga and Zen Center

Our yoga and zen center is nestled in the lush scenery of mountains, volcanos and majestic Lake Atitlan in Guatemala.

  • Families
    Welcome
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Internet
    Access
  • Nature /
    Wildlife
  • Training
    Provided
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Build Homes in Guatemala

Build Homes in Guatemala

Construction volunteers work under the direction of local masons and gain a valuable insight into the lives of an underprivileged Guatemalan family.

  • Airport
    Pickup
  • Bus Station
    Pickup
  • Families
    Welcome
  • Spanish
    Classes
  • Training
    Provided
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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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Classroom Assistant

Classroom Assistant

Our mission is to build a better future for Guatemalan children through education. The classroom assistant is a volunteer who assists the teacher with the daily running of the classroom.

  • Airport
    Pickup
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Internet
    Access
  • Spanish
    Classes
  • Training
    Provided
  • Volunteer
    Certificate
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Bartending in a Jungle River Lodge

Bartending in a Jungle River Lodge

We are currently looking for enthusiastic volunteers to join our bar-tending team in the beautiful jungles of Lanquin. We offer free accommodation, meals, tours, and more.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
  • Free
    Food
  • Free
    Lodging
  • Internet
    Access
  • Training
    Provided
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Volunteer in Medical Clinic

Volunteer in Medical Clinic

Our medical and dental clinic serves indigenous Mayan rural villages surrounding Lake Atitlan in the highlands of Guatemala. We are always in need of volunteers.

  • Free of
    Charge
  • Free-time
    Activities
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