This program consists of volunteering and taking Spanish lessons at the same time. Your program will consists of four hours of Spanish lessons, and four hours of volunteer work every day.
You can volunteer at the following organizations:
Study Spanish and Help Oaxaca Street Children through our Volunteer Program!
We offer two different options for our volunteer program:
Your host family will pick you up at the airport.
Description: Centro de Esperanza Infantil is an organization that helps the poor children of Oaxaca. At the Center, they provide nutritious meals, medical care, a kindergarten, and all support necessary to prepare and assist these children as they enter public school. There are already 600 kids enrolled in this program.
There is a comedor where all the kids who are part of this program can come and have la comida for free (Monday to Friday), about 70 to 80 kids come every day.
Description: Partnering with families, health workers, and farmers to promote the consumption and cultivation of the highly nutritious grain amaranth, Puente a la Salud Comunitaria is dedicated to the eradication of malnutrition and the improvement of health in rural Mexico.
Address: Privada de Magnolias #109, Colonia Reforma, Oaxaca, Oaxaca 68050
Description: Fundación TELETON Mexamerica, (the “foundation”) is a non-profit organization organized to support or benefit Fundación Teleton México, A.C.
Oaxaca has a population of: 3,228,895 inhabitants of which 343,000 have a disability and of those, about 92,000 are children.
The CRIT Oaxaca serves people from other states such as Veracruz, Puebla, Chiapas and Guerrero. Telethon Foundation is a project of national unity, which, through values such as love, generosity and solidarity, has succeeded in convening all of Mexico with the firm intention to promote a better quality of life for children and youth with disabilities and cancer.
Address: San Raymundo Jalpan, Distrito del Centro Oaxaca
Description: The Calpulli Center is an institution that provides education to the poor children of Oaxaca through a kindergarten, helping the children with their homework, and also has a dinning room where the kids can go everyday and have a nutritional meal.
Phone: +52 (951) 512-72-65
Address: Calle 10 de Marzo No. 122, Sector 5, Colonia Lomas de San Jacinto, Oaxaca, Oaxaca. 68039
Description: Our work is to help the children of the street of Oaxaca and who live in extreme poverty and suffer from violence.Phone: +52 (951) 518-5177 / 518-5176