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Volunteering in Latin America and the Caribbean

As an international volunteer with Projects Abroad, you will have the opportunity explore the diverse lands of Latin America. Choose from project locations in Mexico, Costa Rica, Jamaica, Peru, Bolivia, Ecuador, and Argentina. No matter your choice of region or project, you will have an important role to play and your efforts will be greatly appreciated.

Volunteer Programs in Latin America

Whether you want to volunteer in Latin America during your gap year, career break or as a volunteer vacation, Projects Abroad has a program to suit your interests. We have a wide variety of projects on offer including; learning about the Incas in Peru, working in hospitals in Mexico, teaching in Universities in Bolivia, or learning Spanish in Argentina.

Volunteer Opportunities in Latin America

Children at a Care placement on a volunteer project in Peru

While you do volunteer work in Latin America, you will also have leisure time allowing you to tour and travel around your assigned region or to other regions. By volunteering with Project Abroad, you’ll the opportunity to explore Machu Picchu to better understand the ancient Incas, observe the unique wildlife of the Galapagos Islands, or experience the healing powers of the Milk River Bath hot springs in Jamaica.

The experience continues from your work and your travels to your living accommodations. Everyone on a volunteer placement with Projects Abroad in Latin America has the opportunity to live with a host family. You will find them incredibly welcoming and they will doubtless be eager to find out all about you and your life back home. Take plenty of photos with you and be prepared for lots of questions!

Projects available for Volunteer in Latin America

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