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Spanish and Volunteer Programs

Option 1: Ecological Volunteer program

Volunteering is a great way to give back, learn about the world and about oneself. We provide this volunteer opportunity in an organic farm combined with a full immersion language learning experience.

Duration: 6 to 8 weeks: 2 to 4 weeks of Individual Spanish classes / 30 hours per week + 4 weeks working as a volunteer in an ecological farm with full immersion in the Manabí culture; farming community doing reforestation, nursery work, sowing seeds, fruit-picking, creation and maintenance of vegetable gardens, compost making and giving classes or working in an environmental school (optional).

This is a great opportunity to experience life with a rural Ecuadorian family and learn ecological farming practices.

Option 2: Volunteering at Fundacion Shekinah (min. 4 weeks) Learn Spanish half the day and help in a local center for street children and children with domestic violence.