SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC IMPACT NGO
Work with an NGO which is running different projects focused on social and economic impact of the whole community (children and adults)
This organization started as an on-campus service organization created by a group of students and recent graduates in order to help the partners who need it, for example, the immigrants.
The objective of this NGO is to end the community poverty cycle through the training of young leaders. They try to make an holistic impact on the society, while working in 3 main branches: health, education and subsistence.
This NGO is not focused on any demographic group of the society, they work equal with children, youth, adults and elders.
Project available year-round.. 4 weeks to 6 months durations available.
2 weeks – $1750
1 month – $2300
2 months – $3400
3 months – $4500
Each extra week – $275
The project location is in Quito Accommodation is at the volunteer´s house, it includes 2 meals per day: breakfast and dinner
Spanish level: Basic user A1. Must be 18 and over, with valid passport and health insurance
Monday to Friday:
8:00 to 17:00 work at the office (with an hour for lunch 13:00- 14:00).
Role of the volunteer
Participants must be open to be fully integrated into the daily functions of the NGO, like planning and assist facilitating different programs, help at the office procedures, organize activities, impart workshops, among others-
No previous experience is required. Applicants should have enterprising spirit, flexible personality, caring, dynamic, and responsible.
Available during the length of the project (Either at the project or local homestay families with 2 meals included)
Transfer from Quito to project
Local cell phone is included with a refundable deposit of $50
EcuaExplora staff ready to transport you
Support 24 hours
On the ground EcuaExplora staff available
First weekend accomodation
In a hostal in Quito with breakfast
(includes city tour and lunch)
In Quito, 6 hours per week (2 weeks).
Health insurance (REQUIRED)
Meals not specified
Transportation to/from the homestay to the project each day
Add $60 per week for 6 hours Spanish classes if in Quito.