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Oaxaca, Mexico

11 reviews11

Help us with Social Media and Content to spread the importance of Cacao in the world, in Oaxaca de Juarez, Mexico!

Connect with the locals
3 travelers recommend this host to have close contact with locals
Practice Spanish
3 travelers recommend this host to practice Spanish
Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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What you offer


Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Content Writer
Write, edit and publish inspiring content.
Take, edit and provide amazing photos.
Video Making
Create, edit and publish digital videos.
Social Media
Maintain and update social media channels.
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What you get


Days off per week
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
Shared Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Pick Up
We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Get help from the Worldpackers support team in case you need it, at any point of your trip.
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The Experience

Film or Photography the importance of cacao in the elaboration of chocolate, covering the history from its origin, anthropology and growth process of the cacao plantations. Help spreading in social networks, the rescue and support to the agricultural market to enlarge the plantations of endemic cacao. Shot the most interesting world processes of chocolate making.

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  • Intermediate English and Beginner Spanish
  • Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Stay at least
1 week

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11 Reviews


Host & Team


Hours & Tasks


Chocolate Bean To Bar


Learning & Fun


How this experience will transform you

3 Meeting locals

3 Practicing Spanish

3 Immersing in the local culture

1 Developing environmental awareness

1 Practicing English

1 Learning about sustainability



it wasn't really what was agreed, I think Isaac was not prepared to receive this volunteer, the address is not up to date on Worldpackers, my first experience on the platform was much lower than I expected. however Isaac is a good person and the project seems to be very good, just the time was not ideal to receive a volunteer.

4 months ago



I enjoyed my stay with Isaac and his brother Gali (as well as with his parrot Goyo and dog Cosmo!). We had a lot of fun together, going out or just staying home playing chess or chilling with his friends.

My work was to take photos and videos of chocolate and the process, I also helped with the social media content plan. It was very interesting to know the details of the process and learn how they make chocolate!

Good luck with everything and give Goyo a big hug from me!)

11 months ago



Isaac is the most welcoming and warm person! I had a really nice week with him. The work is fun and interesting and Isaac is very flexible with the working times. He lives a 30 min drive out of Oaxaca but it’s easy to get into the center if you want that. Overall Isaac was so helpful and friendly and I really recommend this wonderful experience!

12 months ago

United States


Mare and Isaac provided insight to a very organic and grassroots hands-on experience to processing cacao into delicious chocolate. They are flexible, open-minded and generous hosts.

almost 2 years ago



Nuestra experiencia ha sido super buena! Más que nuestro anfitrión hemos quedado súper amigos de Isaac, su Cosmo y Doris (los perritos!). Es un anfitrión super presente y dedicado, muy divertido también. Su casa es increíble, desde la terraza se ve todo el mar.
Hemos aprendido del cacao, y trabajado en conjunto para ayudarle con toda la parte de marketing que hacía falta. Nuestra habitación era bien confortable. Estamos super gratos, recomiendo a cien por cien esta experiencia, gracias Isaac y Chocolahj!!

1 day ago

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