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Matagalpa is a quiet, cool mountain town with a very progressive spirit and with many options for volunteers. 

Colibri Spanish School offers a variety of options to help you get involved in volunteer work. 

We offer you two options: 

1- VOLUNTEERING

2- VOLUNTEERING AND SPANISH CLASSES

 

1- VOLUNTEERING

Characteristics:

  • This program is designed for people who wish to volunteer for 6-8 hours a day in a social development organization for a minimum of one week.
  • Requirements for volunteer work:
  • Minimum time: 20 hours a week
  • Understand that work is completely voluntary: you will receive no financial renumeration for your work, but what you earn in terms of life experience is priceless
  • Be a highly-motivated, cooperative person who is open to cultural differences 
  • Be willing to have an intercultural experience with impoverished communities 
  • Have an intermediate level of Spanish. 

Enrollment process:

If you need more information contact us, will be a pleasure to answer and fill out the inscription directly.

Inscription form for volunteer work 

Prices:

1st week 2nd week 3rd week 4th week 5th week 6th week 7th week 8th week extra week
US $299 US $350 US $420 US $504 US $599 US $689 US $792 US $911 US $100

Include / Our job is:

  • To place volunteers according to their skill set and personal interest
  • To provide the volunteers with an orientation session about the city and about their volunteering site 
  • To accompany the volunteers to their selected volunteering site. We guide you on your first day of volunteering place 
  • To follow-up throughout the volunteering experience and give assistance where needed
  • Evaluate the volunterr process for both parties. 
  • Extension certificate classes and volunteer

 

2- VOLUNTEERING AND SPANISH CLASSES

Characteristics:

  • Thought for people who want to learn Spanish and at the same time to volunteer for three to four hours a day in a social development organization for a period of 1 week.
  • Requirements for volunteer work:
  • Minimum time: 15 hours in a week.
  • Understand that work is completely voluntary: you will receive no financial remuneration for your work, but what you earn in terms of life experience is priceless
  • Be a highly-motivated, cooperative person who is open to cultural differences 
  • Be willing to have an intercultural experience with impoverished communities 
  • Having high interest in learning Spanish.

Enrollment Process:

If you need more information contact us and we will answer or fill your registration form directly:

Volunteer Enrollment Form

Package price:

Volunteer package + 15 hours of Spanish classes:

First Week Seccond week Third week Fourth week
US $330 US $300 US $270 US $240

Volunteer package + 20 hours of Spanish classes:

First week Second week Third week Fourth week or more
US $370 US $340 US $310 US $280

Include / Our job is:

  • One-on-one Spanish classes / Flexible class schedule according to your volunteering calendar 
  • Study materials: books, authentic exercises, readings
  • Placement in an appropriate level (basic, intermediate, advanced) 
  • Participation in socio-cultural activities organized for all students
  • To place volunteers according to their skill set and personal interest
  • To provide the volunteers with an orientation session about the city and about their volunteering site 
  • To accompany the volunteers to their selected volunteering site. We guide you on your first day of volunteering place 
  • To follow-up throughout the volunteering experience and give assistance where needed
  • Evaluate the process of volunteering for both parties
  • Extension certificate classes and volunteer