Volunteering in Cusco gives you the opportunity to experience new perspectives that will impact you and the people who are benefitting from your service.
You do not need specific skills, only the true willingness to give of yourself through your volunteer efforts. Volunteering has many positive outcomes, such as helping to create a better quality of life and make others happy. As a volunteer, you will gain a new perspective and learn in different ways about the ancient history of another culture. You will have the opportunity to connect with others from different culture, share your own ambition, and to cultivate open-mindedness.
We offer different schedules for your Spanish lessons so you can choose an intensive Spanish course or a more relaxed course. Here are your options regarding schedule:
Part-time Spanish Course: This course is for 10 hours weekly, 2 hours daily. It´s designed for students who have a little time and want to learn Spanish. Classes may be held in the morning or afternoon.
Intensive Spanish Course: This course is 20 hours weekly, 4 hours daily. This includes 2 hours of theory and 2 hours of practice and activities.
Super-Intensive Spanish Course: This course is 30 hours weekly, 6 hours daily (4 hours of theory and 2 hours of practice). This course is designed for students that want to learn Spanish in a short time.
Aurora Andina offers accommodation in family houses, ‘homestays’. Homestays include lodging and all the daily meals in a family environment. Diets are balanced and the needs of everyone can be catered for, vegetarians, for example, or those who have particular dietary requirements for medical or religious reasons.
As a volunteer your services are very honorable. It is not necessary but if you would also like to make a donation, it would be very much appreciated. The donations go 100% directly to the projects. Here is our wish list:
school supplies (notebooks, pencils, pencil pouc, markers, crayons, etc.)
Inka Native Language
Quechua is a native language of the Andes that engenders great interest across the world. We offer an education program tailored towards language lovers that focuses on comprehension of both the oral and written form of the Quechua language.
MusiciansThis course is a real treat for all serious musicians and music lovers. It is specially designed by the excellent Andean band “Expression” for qualified musicians. The courses are tailored towards musicians who want to understand the correct interpretation of Andean instruments and to learn how to play them professionally.
HistoryIt is important to highlight the artistic legacy that our ancestors have left us here in Peru. Works of unbelievable human creativity, admired throughout the world, can be found in Cusco.