Work with Costa Rican children in local schools or help to protect the country's incredible wildlife on an eye-opening experience designed specifically for 13-14 year olds
Choose Your Own Adventure
Ready to jump out of your comfort zone and make a meaningful difference?
- Take action through volunteer work that has a lasting, positive impact in your host community
- Explore the beautiful landscapes of another country through exciting activities like ziplining
- Get to know the local culture through educational activities like cooking classes and guided tours
- Spot local animals and wildlife as you experience the biodiversity of another region of the world
GLA Middle School Programs
This program was designed exclusively for middle school students and there are two tracks offered: Children & Community Development, and Wildlife Conservation. On the Children & Community Development track, students will volunteer at local schools working with Costa Rican youth. On the Wildlife track, students will volunteer at a local center for rescued animals.