ecuador volunteering

Specialized Volunteer Programs in Ecuador

Mascarilla Cultural Revival Program

The enterprising women of Mascarilla have created a cultural center using ceramic art as a vehicle for education and empowerment of the Afro-Ecuadorian community's youth

Volunteer on Galapagos

The Galapagos Islands is a beautiful archipelago off the coast of Ecuador with no shortage of environmental problems for volunteers to tackle.
$525 x two weeks

Caimito Regenerative Agriculture Certification

Regenerative agriculture is a form of agro-ecology in which healthy food production is combined with the regeneration of ecosystems that have been degraded by conventional agriculture, cattle, and deforestation.

Cloud Forest Conservation

The Pachamama Army was created to protect and regenerate areas of coastal forests in the Andes of Bolivar province which have been decimated by deforestation.
$310 x month

Project SER in Macas

The mission of Project Ser is to facilitate the communal creation of alternative spaces of human development, focusing on humanist ideals and living in harmony with the environment.
$65 x week

ARCA Animal Protectors

The ARCA Foundation is a non-profit with almost 15 years of experience being the front-line of defense for vulnerable animals in the UNESCO World Heritage city of Cuenca.

Animal Rescue Center Amazon Rainforest Puyo

The Zanja Arajuno Animal Rescue Center in the rainforest near the Amazonian city of Puyo is run by a family with over a decade of experience in conservation.
$225 x month

Foundation ASONIC in Quito’s Mariscal

Located in downtown Quito, the ASONIC Foundation provides accommodation, support, and therapy, to families from the Ecuadorian countryside whose children are suffering from cancer.
$50 administration fee

Omaere Ethnobotanical Park Conservation

The Omaere Ethnobotanical Park in the Ecuadorian Amazon is a beautiful botanical park which educates visitors about the importance of the rainforest and its rivers.
$100 suggested donation

Almawa Fashion Cooperative

In the northern Andes of Ecuador, a cooperative of Kichwa women in the town of La Esperanza create modern fashion designs that are true to their indigenous heritage
$600 month long course

Volunteer in Nizag on Nariz del Diablo

The Nizag are an indigenous community of Cañari People who live in the Andes above the the famous "Nariz del Diablo" mountain in Ecuador's Central Andes
$350 x month