Volunteer for a Sustainable Forest Project


The Exchange

Help us in our Sustainable Forest Project and cancel your carbon footprint for the entire year! We want your help in: - Mushroom culture, stingless bee apiculture, organic crops. - Participate in volunteer projects with other bio/organic small farmers. - Be kind to our Airbnb guests. - help to sell organics. - get to know our region and be our ambassador in your country.


What you offer

22 hours of help per week

Farming: Plant crops, sow seeds and help in outside tasks.


What you get

3 days off per week

Shared Dorm: You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.

Team Dorm: You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other people.

Breakfast: You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.

Dinner: You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.

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.

Certificate: Get a certificate of completion after you finish your experience.


Requirements

Beginner Portuguese or Intermediate Spanish

Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs


What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa


Program Details

We expect you to work between 20 and 24 hours a week, according to season. These hours can be dedicated during 4 or 5 days a week, so that we expect you to have plenty of time to enjoy Nature, get to know the region and visit some touristic cities in the region. Our Project is a conservacionist one, it is a economically, socially and environmentally sustainable project where we are considering all resources possible to keep our land covered 95% with native forest. In order to achieve that, we are considering mushroom culture, apiculture from stingless bees, native fruit trees and some comercial fruit trees that conjugate well with the natural forest, organic farming and ecotourism.


Activities & Shift

farming, mushroom cultivation, welcoming and guiding airnbnb guests through our trails, beekeeping of stingless bees, transporting and selling organics, participate and volunteer in the community of small organic farmers we are in.


Rules

Wake up early. Do not smoke.