- Puerto Rico
- San Juan
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Trusted by 120,000+ volunteers, IVHQ offers the world's most popular volunteer programs in Puerto Rico and 50+ other destinations around the world. Choose from four meaningful projects: Youth Support, Environmental Sustainability, NGO Support and Community Development.
Our Puerto Rico programs span 1 to 12 weeks, based in the beautiful coastal capital of San Juan. When you’re not giving back to the local community, you’ll have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the vibrant local culture and join exhilarating tours.
Your fully-hosted experience includes airport pick-up, orientation, accommodation, meals and 24/7 in-country support. You’ll be accommodated in a volunteer house with other like-minded, impact-focused travelers from around the world.
IVHQ offers a multi-layered support network, so even before you depart, you’ll receive outstanding service from your IVHQ Program Manager and gain exclusive access to volunteer training and preparation tools.
- IVHQ’s Puerto Rico program is available year-round, starting every Monday
- Fully-hosted volunteer experience from only $600 for 1 week - IVHQ provides the most affordable and top-rated programs
- You’ll be joining a global network of 120,000+ volunteers backed by the world’s leading team of volunteer travel experts with an outstanding safety system and track record
- Support impact-driven volunteer projects run by locals within your host community
- Flexible booking and free changes so you can register with confidence
As a Youth Support Volunteer, you'll help mentor Puerto Rican youth within community centers and after school programs. You'll provide valuable assistance with homework, playing games and providing a good example to foster positive interactions. Volunteer for up to 5 hours per day.
Support community-based NGOs working on a range of important initiatives, including long-term redevelopment after Hurricane Maria. Make a real difference and assist in a range of roles, including marketing, fundraising and website development.
Get involved in this diverse volunteer project and help deliver valued support to low income communities. Volunteer duties are fluid, and will depend on the local needs and priorities when you visit. It could involve renovations, painting, clean ups, administration - this is an open project that can also take your skills and interests into account.
As an Environmental Sustainability volunteer, you’ll be on the front line supporting initiatives that help Puerto Rico work through existing challenges and be as prepared as possible for the future. You'll assist local organizations and support proactive and reactive ways of protecting the natural environment, making Puerto Rico a better place to live.