Volunteer – Children’s Eternal Rainforest

CHILDRAIN

WHAT WILL BE EXPECTED OF ME?

1. To really connect to nature

2. The satisfaction of supporting a Non Profit that really invests in Conservation projects

3. The satisfaction of leading very useful and complete projects with the coordinator’s advice

4. Learn about conservation projects up close

HOW LONG CAN I VOLUNTEER FOR?

From a few days to three months

WHAT QUALIFICATIONS, IF ANY, DO I REQUIRE?

There are many needs in the reserve, so any person can help and support this conservation project with their work. We usually ask people to send their curriculum and volunteer form, so I can analyze it to propose a potential project according to their time available, equipment available and their profile. It is important that this project will be their responsibility to finish it by the time they leave.

WHAT LANGUAGE WILL I NEED TO KNOW?

It depends of the type of project that will be assigned

HOW DO I GET TO YOUR LOCATION?

By public bus US$6 or semi private transportation ($25) to Monteverde, private transportation to la Tigra de San Carlos US$150

ARE THERE ANY COSTS INVOLVED TO VOLUNTEER?

Click HERE to find out up to date costs and requirements for volunteering with CHILDREN’S ETERNAL RAINFOREST.

WHAT TYPE OF ACCOMMODATION, MEALS AND FACILITIES CAN I EXPECT TO BE AVAILABLE TO ME?

Please check information about field stations.

Home stay with tico families.

WHAT WILDLIFE SPECIES ARE THERE?

Jaguar, Tapirs, Puma, Margay, Quetzals, Bell birds, Umbrella bird

WHAT ATTRACTIONS CAN I EXPERIENCE DURING FREE-TIME?

Monteverde: visit other reserves in the area, spending time in the community, canopy, snake garden, frog ponds, butterflies, Sky trek.

La Tigra de San Carlos: spend time with families, in the communities. Or travel to Fortuna (Arenal Volcano) during the weekend.

IN CONCLUSION

I am a very active person, I come up with ideas all the time, and I enjoy the time with volunteers, creating and improving ideas for the benefit of the organization.

For more information on The Children’s Eternal Rainforest, please visit www.acmcr.org

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