Joshua da Silva - Sports students

Cidade De Deus: Sports Volunteering in one of Rio de Janeiro's Favelas

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There are very few words I have to describe what I experienced during my time in Rio. From the crazy, but amazing Brazilian population, to the hands-down best food in the world, to the amazingly juxtaposed scenery. Rio was something else. Crazy Night life, intriguing museums, stunning street art, mouth-watering restaurants, breathe-taking beaches. YES PLEASE. […]

Lorenz with his English Students in Rio de Janeiro

Teaching English and Planting Trees in Rio de Janeiro: Lorenz

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I took part in teaching English at the Centro Social e Cultural Tatiane Lima over a 10 week period, as well as getting my hands dirty replanting trees, mending and creating pathways in the Tijuca Rainforest. Needless to say this was an amazing experience as a student studying anthropology & sociology, as it has given […]

Lorenz Reforestation Volunteer at the Tijuca Rain Forest in Rio

Lorenz enjoys his time as a Reforestation Volunteer in Rio and teaching English

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Lorenz had a wonderful time in Rio de Janeiro with the Reforestation volunteer project at the Tijuca Rain Forest and teaching English, erverything was organized so well. I spent four wonderful weeks volunteering with Iko Poran in Rio de Janeiro. Everything was organized very well and smoothly, from the airport pick-up and accommodation arrangement to […]

Rio Lacraide planting trees

Rio Lacraide from the UK plants trees in the Tijuca Rain Forest

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Rio Lacraide, came all the way from the UK to carry rocks to unsettle the river and plant trees to protect the National Forest in Rio de Janeiro. You rock Rio! How to volunteer to save the Tijuca Rain Forest in Rio de Janeiro If you enjoy the outdoors consider working as an reforestation volunteer […]

Marzena Chojnacka has a big heart for the children

Marzena from Poland has a heart for children in Rio de Janeiro

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Marzena Chojnacka has a heart for children and came straight from Poland, to help Childcare & Child Development projects in Rio de Janeiro.Everybody at the daycare loves Marzena! How to work as a parenting teacher with children in Rio de Janeiro Find out more about volunteering at a kindergarten in Rio de Janeiro, where you […]

Caius Lee UK teaching piano and singing

Caius Lee, from the UK, teaching piano and singing in Rio de Janeiro

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Volunteer Caius Lee, from the UK, teaching piano and singing at the Dona Marta community in Rio de Janeiro. He says: “It is fantastic!” I thoroughly enjoyed my trip to Brazil, firstly Felipe, who Coordinated the trip was FANTASTIC. He greeted me at the airport with a smile and throughout the trio went the extra […]

Teaching English in Rio de Janeiro

Amazing Experience Teaching English in Rio de Janeiro

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Sam Gunning had an amazing experience teaching English in Rio de Janeiro last summer: I spent summer 20018 with this program. This is an amazing project to be part of in every sense. The accommodation was fantastic, and all the logistics, such as airport pick-up and so on were seamless. The orientation was fantastic – […]

Family Volunteering in Brazil

Family Volunteering in Brazil: Rebecca Wolman an her two daughters with football and capoeira in Rio!

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Rebecca Wolman and her two daughters Mica and Shaya go for family volunteering in Brazil. The three of them focus their volunteer work on Child Development and Sports Development (Football and Capoeira) in Rio de Janeiro. Felipe, who runs this programme with his heart and soul, is incredible and inspiring. From the moment we first […]

Jemy Chen and Chih-Yun Rain Forest

Saving the Rain Forest in Rio: Jemy Chen and Chih-Yun from Taiwan

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Jemy Chen and Chih-Yun, directly from Taiwan volunteer to save the rain forests in Brazil. Thank you very much 👏👏👏🙏🙏🙏 If you enjoy the outdoors consider working as an environmental volunteer in Rio de Janeiro. You can choose whether you want to help preserving the urban forest, or to grow vegetables at an biological community […]

Frederikke Cronquist Denmark teaching English to Tour Guides

Tour guides in Rio learn English with Frederikke from Denmark

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Volunteer Frederikke Cronquist from Denmark is teaching English for tour guides in Rio de Janeiro and teaching drawing techniques for young people. Many thanks Frederikke! You make us believe that a better world is possible! Teaching English for Tour Guides in Brazil For tour guides, among other professions, learning English is essential to their work. […]