AllยปNicaragua-Luz Verde Nicaragua

Nicaragua-Luz Verde Nicaragua

Project id:501
Date submitted:2015-01-27
Date approved:2015-09-22
Project name:Luz Verde Nicaragua
Short description:Social projects in rural Nicaragua including education, environment, women emp.
Country name:Nicaragua
Region name:Central America
Commitment:About 3 months
Type of work:General Projects / Multiple Activities
Required skills:Intermediate or better Spanish; organizational skills; Flexibility; Work with Children;
Costs:Food and / or Accommodation
Contact person:Jane Boyd
Email:    (Note: email address is triple protected from spammers.)
Phone:505 8441 8466
Full description:Luz Verde is a grassroots social enterprise operating in rural Nicaragua with a variety of projects. The main ones include a Library Bus that brings books and activities to students; a flourishing eco-tourism project; conservation and reforestry; and family organic gardens that aim to empower women, among others. Please see the website for more information.
Additional info:We are in particular need of skilled volunteers. We have openings to work on the Library Bus for volunteers who are available from one month of commitment; for those available for three months or more, there are multiple opportunities available including administrative work, facilitation of projects and marketing, sales, and development opportunities. The organization is dynamic and there are opportunities to be involved in many different facets. Intermediate or better Spanish will be required as all positions will be working directly with local people and communities to implement the projects.