GLA Programs in Central America & The Caribbean
Teen Volunteer Programs in Central America & The Caribbean for High School Students.
Make a difference as you work to promote children's literacy, explore Belize's diverse ecosystems, and experience the color and culture of this exotic nation.Flagship
Rescue and rehabilitate animals in Costa Rica, a natural haven for both domestic and wild critters.Flagship
The cloud forest is your classroom, where Spanish immersion, volunteering and adventure create a limitless learning environment.Flagship
Embrace Costa Rica’s children and make an impact on the next generation.Flagship
Tackle environmental challenges head-on in the Caribbean through sustainable service.Flagship
Examine the management structure and impact of NGOs, and how both their survey practices and hands-on work benefit Dominican communities.Flagship
Learn French and contribute to a meaningful service project in this European-influenced region of the Caribbean.Flagship
Enrich a community and learn its culture as you volunteer on the Costa Rican coast.
Choose your own adventure - work with Costa Rican children in local schools or help to protect the country's incredible wildlife.
Protect the oceans through volunteer projects on the Pacific coast.
Share your passion for wildlife conservation with the new friends you make in your group and in the community, and work together with conservationists who are striving to protect sea turtles for the next generation. Spring break will never be the same!
Awaken your inner self as you ride Costa Rica’s waves and connect with the local community through your environmental efforts.
Dive into Costa Rica’s animal kingdom, and get up-close and personal with rare and endangered species – and the conservationists who protect them.
Please note: GLA's Cuba program has been cancelled for summer 2019.
Volunteer your time and energy to an island-in-need while living on the coast.
Apply your interest in health and humanitarianism as you work to bring medical care to rural Dominican communities.
Combine your passion for sports with community service as you work to improve living conditions in Dominican communities.
Kick your spring break up a notch with a service project in the Dominican Republic.
Take on community improvement projects that benefit children in soulful Guatemala.
Please note: GLA's Haiti program has been cancelled for summer 2019.