Volunteering

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:

Centro de Esperanza Infantil A.C.

Study Spanish and Help Oaxaca Street Children through our Volunteer Program!

We offer two different options for our volunteer program:

Regular Volunteer progam:

Costs:

Inscription fee
$50 US (donation to Centro de Esperanza Infantil)

One week:

1 week Spanish lessons
$135 US (Regular course)
1 week homestay w/ breakfast
or
$126 US (7 nights)
1 week homestay w/ 2 meals
$161 US (7 nights)

Two weeks:

2 weeks Spanish lessons
$255 US (Regular course)
2 weeks homestay w/ breakfast
or
$252 US (7 nights)
2 weeks homestay w/ 2 meals
$322 US (7 nights)

Intensive Volunteer progam:

Costs:

Inscription fee
$50 US (donation to Centro de Esperanza Infantil)

One week:

1 week Spanish lessons
$180 US (Intensive course)
1 week homestay w/ breakfast
or
$126 US (7 nights)
1 week homestay w/ 2 meals
$161 US (7 nights)

Two weeks:

2 weeks Spanish lessons
$340 US (Intensive course)
2 weeks homestay w/ breakfast
or
$252 US (7 nights)
2 weeks homestay w/ 2 meals
$322 US (7 nights)

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.

Website: oaxacastreetchildrengrassroots.org
Contact: Email
Phone: +52 (951) 501-1069
Address: Crespo St. 308, Oaxaca, Oax., 68000

Puente A La Salud Comunitaria

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

CRIT Oaxaca

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

Calpulli

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.

Contact: chilpallates@hotmail.com
Phone: +52 (951) 512-72-65
Cellular: 044-951-160-91-27
Address: Calle 10 de Marzo No. 122, Sector 5, Colonia Lomas de San Jacinto, Oaxaca, Oaxaca. 68039

Canica

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
Address: Privada 21 de Marzo, #202, Colonia Unión y Progreso, Oaxaca 68050

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