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What you offer

24h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Web Developer
Help develop and maintain websites.
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What you get

3

Days off per week
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
Private Room
You will have a bed in a private room. In other words, a room just for you.
Shared Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.
Team Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other people.
Tent
You will sleep in a tent at a camping site.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Free Tours
We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!
Free Hiking Tours
We’ll take you on excursions and hikes around town. For free!
Free Parties
Get free entrance for the best parties in town.
Free Events
Get free entrance for the best events in town.
Dance classes
Take free dance classes at our place.
Language lessons
Take free language classes at our place.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Certificate
Get a certificate of completion after you finish your experience.
Support
Support
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The Experience

We are fast growing nonprofit organization opening the door to Beautiful Colombia via volunteerism! We have projects in EDUCATION, SOCIAL WORK, and HEALTH. As part of the team you will have the opportunity to experience our volunteering roles. You will literately have an amazing opportunity to see the results of your work almost immediately and meet the people who are attracted by your new website. Take a look at our three projects' websites!

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Requirements

  • Fluent English and Intermediate Spanish
  • Over 18 years old
  • Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Availability

Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Jan
Feb
Stay at least
14 days
Stay up to
3 months

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6 Reviews

4.5

Host & Team

4.5

Hours & Tasks

4.0

NGO

4.5

Learning & Fun

4.5

Germany

5

Glen took care of the volunteers like a father, and made sure everything is okay. The other people were super friendly, too and i had the best time there! I am defenitely going to come back! Chinchina family ♡

Aug/07/2019

Netherlands

5

Real nice people

Dec/03/2018

Malta

5

It was a very independent program well organised most of the time. I took part in the colombia bilingue english teaching fellowship

Jul/03/2018

Portugal

1

The project of Minga House is only organized to receive students of the health area, very interesting work and that they have been doing for about 3 years. I had the opportunity to go to two villages with the health personnel and developed a punctual work of paintings with the children.
Recently, Minga House has begun to receive volunteers from other areas (in which I am included) and the fact is that they are not being able to integrate into work in the local community (what happened to me also happened to other volunteer colleagues).
I returned to Portugal earlier than planned.

Sep/03/2017

Costa Rica

5

Amazing staff, great experience. Locals are very nice and you don't have to spend much because food is very cheap. I would recommend it. Thank you Minga!

May/10/2017


Glen replied

Thank you, Rommy! You rock! You are always welcome back at Minga House! :-)

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Hosted by Glen

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