Add meaning to your travels and volunteer in Quito
While you’re traveling through South America, you might want to do something that benefits a country and its people. If you’re heading to Ecuador, why not stop in its capital, to give a helping hand at one of our volunteer projects in Quito. Besides helping and getting to know the community, you’ll be able to improve your Spanish skills helping you to reaching your goal of fluency. Let us give you some reasons why Quito is the perfect destination to do volunteer work.
Why volunteer work? Doing volunteer work in Quito will not only enrich your travel time in South America, it will be something you can carry with you for the rest of your life. Spend some time with local children at one of our social volunteer projects (or at a public hospital that gives medical treatment to children. Tell them stories about your life back home or play fun games. The most important thing about volunteer work is being there; giving them the special attention they need and make them smile! Are you more interested in animals and nature? We also offer ecological projects just outside of Quito. Take care of the animals or help improving the infrastructure. These projects can all really use your help!
Why Volunteer in Quito? Quito, the capital of Ecuador, is literally located in the heart of the world and mostly known for its historic city center, many interesting museums and most importantly: extremely welcoming people. Especially for budget-travelers, this is the ideal place to go to. Traditional Ecuadorian food is delicious and cheap. Due to the perfect climate circumstances, Ecuadorians can grow almost everything they want which means that especially fruits, vegetables and herbs are very affordable. Transportation in Ecuador is also very cheap and the distances aren’t that long. Train rides are extremely fun too! Did you already know that the historic center of Quito is a UNESCO World Heritage Site? In your free time, you can enjoy a relaxing day wandering around this stunning part of the city.
Don’t hesitate any longer and make your contribution now by signing up as a volunteer in Ecuador! Have a look at our website and contact us for more information about all the volunteer projects in and around Quito.