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Volunteer Opportunities in Costa Rica

Volunteer Opportunities in Costa Rica

If your looking to Learn Spanish and  or Volunteer  in Costa Rica, then this Blog post is for you. Learn about all sorts of Volunteer opportunities in Costa Rica.

If your looking for Volunteer opportunities in Costa Rica, there are many options. Opportunities as serious as a two year commitment to peace core and as simple as a one night turtle rescue can be found if you know where to look. On some online websites you can find Volunteer Opportunity programs that you pay for in order to participate. Some Spanish immersion programs offer volunteer opportunities and can be great for both learning Spanish and volunteering.

Some Volunteer Opportunities in Costa Rica Options

Volunteer Opportunities in Costa Rica – Wildlife Conservation: Costa Rica has an abundance of wildlife and therefore they have their hands filled with keeping their wildlife as safe and healthy. This means there are a bunch of volunteer opportunities to help out. Volunteer for a month or a night at Matapalo sea turtle rescue. Be apart of a group effort to save baby sea turtles. Walk the beautiful moonlit beaches of Matapalo late at night in search of mother sea Turtles and their newly laid eggs.  Be apart of the rescue procedure of relocating Turtle eggs to safe hatcheries away from other predators and poachers .  Come back a month later and watch the babies you saved make their way from the hatchery to the ocean. (Seasonal July-November)

Volunteer Opportunities in Costa Rica – Environmental Clean-up-Be apart of an effort to keep beaches, waterfalls, and other nature reserves free of garbage and harmful materials. Take part in amazing hikes through the jungle or on the beach and pick up what others left behind.









Volunteer Opportunities in Costa Rica – Volunteer at a Local School- Help out in local classrooms. Tutor students and assist teachers in a classroom setting. Practice your Spanish with local kids and help them to learn English. There are a ton of local school volunteer opportunities to find.

Volunteer Opportunities in Costa Rica – Help Out in a Woman’s Shelter

Help stationed peace core and non- peace core volunteers in a Woman’s shelter. Educate young woman about pregnancy contraception and help the get their lives on track.

Spanish Immersion Mixed with Volunteer opportunities

Villas Jacquelina offers an amazing Spanish immersion Course that mixes in as much volunteering as you want.  Their all inclusive Spanish course includes great lodging, intensive Spanish immersion courses, Volunteer opportunities, weekend BBQ’s, two different hiking tours, an hour of massage per week and much more.  Their volunteer opportunities are local and help the area through education, environmental clean-up, wildlife conservation and carbon neutrality education and awareness.   For more information visit

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