Peru Luz De Esperanza
Focus: Community and Education.
"Peru light of hope" has been created with the aim to set up an integral volunteering program in the rural communities concerned with children and youths, as we believe that they hold the future of our country in their hands.
We are looking for volunteers to work in many areas, including:
Education; ESL Teacher; Working with Mothers; Carpentry; Medicine or any other expertise (such as electrician, engineering, farming, documentaries, etc).
Everyone who volunteers with us will be directly helping the poor communities in Huancayo, Chupaca and surrounding areas.
There is no minimum length of commitment, although we believe the longer you stay the bigger impact you will have. The fee includes ($20): pickup and transport of the bus station Huancayo to the volunteer house, two maps, and a city tour to get to the principal services such as banks, supermarkets, restaurants, laundry, post office, shopping centre, and a certification to volunteers who have volunteered a minimum of 3 weeks.
The cost is $150 for each week.
Costs & Benefits
The volunteer work is Mornings and Afternoons in the week days, Flexible schedule, Full time (30-40 hours/week).
For your reservation you need to pay the fee, the cost for your accommodation and 3 meals each day, Monday to Friday and Saturday in the morning is $US 150 per week, we don´t have costs per days.
While you are here you have the opportunity to practice your Spanish and we provide many interesting excursions around the local area, Peru Luz de Esperanza give to you 1 free excursion each 3 weeks stay. You don´t need to speak spanish to work with us as you will be fully supported in the work that you do by our local team. However if you do speak any you will have ample opportunity to use it.
The fee includes ($20): pickup and transport of the bus station Huancayo to the volunteer house, two maps, and a city tour to get to the principal services such as banks, supermarkets, restaurants, laundry, post office, shopping centre, and a certification to volunteers who have volunteered a minimum of 3 weeks.
No specific skills, Minimum 16 years old, is not necessary speak Spanish.
PERU LUZ DE ESPERANZA
Coronel Echenique (10ma.cuadra del barrio de carato)
Average cost per day: $8
Focus: Community and Education
Skills needed: Volunteers must be at least 16 years old