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Learn more about our Volunteer Programs in Mexico:

Without YOU, WE can't do what we do. YOU make all the difference to these programs. Whether you are taking a sabbatical from work, a gap year from Uni or a volunteer vacation we are here to help make it all happen. We need help with recreation and art activities for at-risk children and youth, child care and support to moms, teaching English class, general labour, and with special projects at orphanages, seniors homes and fund raisers. We can even customize a placement for you.

At the Volunteer House you can enjoy the company of other volunteers or see the sites at your own pace. Either way you wont be alone here and your autonomy is respected. Click on the arrows under each photo and learn more about the volunteer placements:
Club Jerry, Volunteer Program in Mexico Club Jerry Make a difference to children who live in the barrios. Club Jerry needs your skills in leading youth in sports, fun games, and / or arts & crafts.
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Centro Ocupacional, Volunteer Program in MexicoCentro Ocupacional The new Trades School needs Teachers and Teacher's Aids. Classes empower youth and adults with the skills required for local employment!
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Agua-Y-Mas, Volunteer Program in Mexico Agua Y Mas It's difficult but sometimes moms & kids need to seek refuge from domestic violence with nothing but the clothes on their backs. Agua Y Mas provides shelter, food, clothing & love. They welcome your help with managing daily activities & entertaining the children.
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Construction, Volunteer Program in Mexico Construction Local families, orphanages, schools and communities can use your trades skills or general labour. These placements are designed for each volunteer dependent on your skills and the project dates or needs of the locals.
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*CUSTOM VOLUNTEER PLACEMENTS can be arranged! Please inquire.

What's Included

  • Pre-departure support. Getting ready with what to pack, what to expect and how to get here.
  • A suitable Volunteer Placement and Program Management.
  • Free pick-up from Tufesa or Tap bus station in Guaymas or ...
  • Airport pick-up from Hermosillo International Airport (price can be negotiated and scheduled for you; price dependent on how many passengers).
  • 24-hour in-country support from your experienced host residing with you at the Volunteer House.
  • Comfortable accommodations (up to 4 people shared room) at Volunteer House. Use of all common areas, cooking utensils, linens, drinking water, wifi, printer for materials, free local calls.
  • Welcome dinner on arrival day.
  • Location orientation and daily briefings.
  • Escort on your first day to your volunteer work site by your in-country host.
  • Weekly grocery shopping trip (but you can access grocery stores independently anytime). You can choose to participate in escorted social outings that may include beach trips, fund-raising events, hiking, group dinner out, community events, festivals etc. These may require you to use your own spending money.
  • All necessary project equipment and materials (you may also wish to bring some materials from home).
  • Support with last day travel arrangements. Free drop off at the Tufesa Bus Statio.
  • Volunteer Travelventures is happy to support your ongoing interest in maintaining contact with the non-profit/s from home.

What's Not Included

  • Flights.
  • Medical and travel insurance.
  • Visa costs (tourist visa is approx. $30 US for most but not all foreigners, given upon arrival to Mexico).
  • Extra local excursions (ie. sunset cruises, fishing trips).
  • International and domestic airport taxes.
  • Personal Equipment.
  • Travel to and from volunteer program (approx $12 pesos $0.80 each way).
  • Meals (most volunteers prefer not be tied to a scheduled meal plan at the house).
  • Criminal Record Check from your country of origin (mandatory).
  • Pick up from Hermosillo International Airport (price for a private shuttle depends on the number of passengers). VTV can make this arrangement for you. Or travelers can catch a Tufesa Bus to Guaymas for free pick-up.

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