Guatemala

Volunteer on the island of Flores

Animal Care Center: Guatemala is known for having some of the world’s most exotic and beautiful creatures, and what better way to experience them by volunteering to work with them?  Most of the animals in the center were rescued from illegal trafficking and may have experience abuse.  As a volunteer you will feed animals, clean cages, build and maintain trails, as well as gather and research exotic, local foods for the animals.  The center is located about 10 minutes from the center of Flores, next to the local zoo.  A minimum of 1 week commitment and basic Spanish skill level is required.  For more information visit http://www.do-guatemala.com

 

Volunteer in the city of Antigua

Safe Passage: A US based non-profit with a passion for empowering the poor and at-risk community in Guatemala, Safe Passage offers a variety of programs to the community that include early education, adult literacy, and nutrition and health.  Serve as a tutor, English teacher, or early educator.  Truly make an impact while getting to know another culture and the beautiful people of Guatemala.  Learn more here at  http://www.safepassage.org/volunteer_positions

 

Posted on May 4, 2015 .