Unique experience helping youths and the SURF community of Itacare/BA/Brazil

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The Exchange

Our Social Project helps environmental acts and children start surfing in Itacaré community, one of the best surf and paradise spot in Brazil! The main goal is to get the volunteer involved with different social-environmental activities which aims to help a sustainable social development of the community. But for making your stay completed, there is a cost for help running the activities.


What you offer

18 hours of help per week

Teaching Sports: Organize and teach different sports and activities.

Social Work: Help the local community.


What you get

2 days off per week

Shared Dorm: Be ready to meet people while staying in a shared dorm.

Breakfast: Get your free breakfast, the most important meal of the day.

Lunch: Free lunch is served y'all, get yours!

Cook your own meal: Feel free to prepare your own meal here

Discounts on Restaurants: Yummy! Get discounts and grab a bite.

Surfboards: Right on, dude! Free to use surfboards.

Surf lessons: Hang loose, mate! Join our surf classes.


Requirements

Over 18 years old


What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa


Program Details

We offer together with the social activities some special and local Environmental actions and Adventure.
From partnerships with different local groups, our project offer, for example, aid in the spawning of turtles (PROJECT TAMAR), as well as SUP paddling in the river to the Waterfall with a guide showing all the local ecosystem, Surf and Capoeira lessons, Beach tracks, Yoga and much more!
Definitely you will have the best way to experience the beautiful Itacaré, Bahia - Brazil!
For that, we are a PAID program just in order to cover the operational cost of the project. As we are a Social project, our aim is to help the sustainable development of the community, and the cost is to cover your traveling expenses with the best local prices (Accommodation and Meal), the activities and adm work involved, and a donation directly to the community.
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Activities & Shift

* Voluntary work to help the needy children in the surf world (Normally during the morning, varying according to the climatic conditions);

* Exchange of life experience with the local community;

* Help the local community to build an environmentally friendly place (Environmental activities: e.g. cleaning beaches, help in the spawning of turtles [Normally during the afternoon, varying according to the climatic conditions]);

* Surfing Lessons for the participant. Normally in the morning, varying according to the weather conditions.


Rules

* The Volunteer must sign a term of responsibility;

* To know more about the costs of accommodation, food, surfing lessons, as well as donation to social projects contact us.