Continuing our series of articles about projects and volunteer work in Latin America
1. Anawim Foundation - Facatativá, Colômbia
What is the project
The Anawin Foundation is a group of volunteer friends who work on behalf of young people and children, promoting recreational, spiritual and ecological activities.
What activities can you do
The organization receives volunteers to carry out various types of activities. Some examples are setting up and maintaining a butterfly garden, adapting the facilities of an ecological farm, participating in recreational activities with children and photographing the events, producing educational and promotional videos and content for the web and holding artistic workshops.
What you get in return
Benefits include three days off per week, accommodation in a shared room or camping, breakfast and lunch, access to the kitchen, free or discounted tours and events, ride on arrival and certificate.
This host received 10 reviews travelers, with an average of 5 stars. Brazilian Worldpacker Julia, for example, loved the experience: "This was my first international volunteering experience, but I can say with all firmness that it couldn't have been better! The whole experience was extremely valuable, full of learnings, friendships and a lot of exchange. I improved my Spanish a lot, I met volunteers other countries, I visited tourist spots ... But my greatest gratitude is certainly with the experiences provided by the Foundation ", he said.