Global Builders - Nicaragua: Build Alongside Locals

Location: Nicaragua

Program Duration: 1-2 Weeks

Dates: Year Round

The Fuller Center for Housing

701 S Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Americus, GA 31719 United States

Description

Journey to the Central American country of Nicaragua on a Building and Construction volunteering program with The Fuller Center for Housing and assist the organization build safe housing for locals. Aside from building homes, volunteers will also help provide locals with jobs, support the local economy, and go through a life-changing experience. Volunteers are placed in the coastal village of Las Penitas, where many residents are fishermen who live in makeshift homes with family and sometimes livestock.

Qualifications

* 14 years old and above
* Of all skill levels
* Foreign-language skills are not necessary
* Has a love for serving others
* Enthusiastic

Languages
  • English

Cost in US$:

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Cost Include Description:

* Food
* Lodging
* All in-country transportation
* Emergency medical and evacuation insurance
* A donation to the project

Credit Available

no

Volunteer Types
  • Arts
  • Grassroots Organization
  • Building & Construction Projects
Typical Volunteer
Enthusiastic, loves to help others, and enjoys new experiences and challenges.
Age Range
14+
This Program is open to

American, Asian, Australian, Canadian, European, Kiwi, South African, Worldwide Participant. This Program is also open to Families, Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements
  • Other

Participants Travel to Nicaragua

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves
  • Online Application
Typically The Application Process Time is
48 hours
Year Founded

2005

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