Fundación Construyendo Sueños
Carabali, Turbaco, Bolívar, Colombia
Volunteer w/ 'Do Good As You Go': Fundación Construyendo Sueños - San Javier, ColombiaAre you curious about the real Colombia? Would you like to experience the lush country-side and meet the humble and friendly people that more and more travelers are discovering in this amazing entry point to South America? Wait no longer! The best way to delve into this rich culture is to volunteer. If you are considering traveling to Bogota and it’s surrounding area, Do Good as You Go has a wonderful opportunity for you to connect to and experience the real Colombian life. We partner with a local organization in San Javier (de La Mesa), a rural community just outside of the city, Fundación Construyendo Sueños works intensively with 20 families to improve family and community relationships and facilitate all the children’s access to a formal education.
“We had a wonderful time in San Javier running the workshop. When it was over one of the students (and her father) invited us out to their sugar cane farm. Being in San Javier and spending time with these people was an amazing and unforgettable part of our trip” say Aren and Serafina, Do Good As You Go Volunteers.
Volunteering with Do Good As You Go is no-cost volunteering and the commitment ranges from as short as one day to 6 months. To get involved simply visit the Do Good As You Go Website and fill out the Get Involved form!