Association ou organisation à but non lucratif
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Casa Verde is a non-profit organization operating in El Limón, Rivas, Nicaragua with a U.S.-based office in Portland, Oregon. Our programs focus on global citizenship, experiential education, sustainability, and community collaboration.
Our Mission: Casa Verde provides youth, from all backgrounds, the experiences, sustainable resources and skills necessary to reach their highest potential in globalized society.
We implement our mission and goals by:
All international participants in Casa Verde's service learning programs live in homes in the community. Program fees are all-inclusive excepting travel to Nicaragua and discretionary spending during free time.
Our three core areas of programming for international participants include:
Internships Abroad: For participants ages 20+ with intermediate Spanish language skills or higher. Interns collaborate with local Casa Verde staff and community members in El Limón to plan and implement sustainable projects. Internships last 10-16 weeks.
Junior Internships Abroad: Project-based individual internships lasting 1-3 weeks for high school students or recent graduates ages 16-19.
Service Learning Teams: Projects lasting 1-3 weeks for groups of volunteers ages 14 to post-graduate.
Visit www.casaverdeconnects.com for more information!