Volunteer in South America with A Broader View Volunteers, a USA based non-profit charity with 10 years of experience organizing international humanitarian programs throughout South America. As a platinum-level GUIDESTAR participant, A Broader View Volunteers demonstrates our commitment to transparency.

Opportunities to volunteer in South America include gap year options, programs for retirees and families, as well as internships and language study abroad options based in Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru.

As a volunteer in South America you will become part of community-based project focused on healthcare, social welfare, education, woman support project, conservation work and other more. Some of our most popular programs including teaching English in Chile, working with teen mothers in Colombia, sea life conservation on the Galapagos Islands, healthcare and dental projects in Cusco Peru and nursing internships in Ecuador.

Each year thousands of travelers - from individuals to school & specialized groups - travel with A Broader View to locations throughout South America. A Broader View Volunteer is devoted to offering responsible volunteer programs at an affordable cost. With customized pre-trip planning, interactive easy online reservation system, airport pick-up and drop off, in-country orientation, local staff presence, tax deductible program costs, safe housing options & an excellent safety record, A Broader View offers the best programs to volunteer in South America.

Below are our volunteer opportunities available in South America.

Volunteer in Peru

The children are the hardest hit with many living and working on the streets. Our volunteer programs help to support these children's care, education and health needs.

Programs in Peru

  • Language & Cultural Immersion
  • SupportMedical / Healthcare
  • Teaching English Education
  • Premedical / Predental
  • Orphanage / Child Care
  • Senior Care Center

Volunteer in Ecuador

For such a small country, Ecuador has a lot to offer a traveler, stunning landscapes. The country is divided into four distinct regions; the Amazon, the Highlands, the Coast, and the Galápagos Islands.

Programs in Ecuador

  • PreMed & PreNurse
  • Premed Internship
  • Conservation Animal
  • Teaching English
  • Medical / Dental
  • Day Care Center
  • Elderly Welfare
  • Hippotherapy

Volunteer in Chile

ABV volunteer support has helped expand the orphanage services, contributed to the improvement in literacy levels in the pre-school and provided hours of caring and concern for the for the young children.

Programs in Chile

  • Teaching Education
  • Spanish Immersion
  • Orphanages Assistance
  • Elderly Care Center

Volunteer in Colombia

Volunteer in Colombia Based in the city of Cartagena, the A Broader View volunteer programs have made immense improvements in the everyday lives of the Colombian woman and children we work with.

Programs in Colombia

  • Social Welfare / Child Support
  • Child Care Center
  • Language & Cultural Immersion
  • Elderly Care
  • Education / Teaching
  • Women Support
  • Children Support

Volunteer in Argentina

Volunteer in Argentina Children Special Needs – Therapeutical Center

It is a very attractive country for volunteerism, as there is plenty to explore from South to North. Among its highlights are the Iguazu Falls, Salta and its mountains, Mendoza and its wines, in Patagonia are glaciers, penguins, whales and sea lions.

Programs in Argentina

  • Children Special Needs – Therapeutical
  • CenterAnimal Rescue Center – Dog Shelter
  • Journalism – RADIO
  • Language Immersion
  • Youth Disability Center

Money Matters

A Broader View Volunteers work tirelessly year round to support our volunteers, and also to serve the local communities where ABV projects are based. As a tax-exempt 501 c(3) organization A Broader View receive 100% of our funding from volunteer contributions. Through your program fee contribution our non-profit charity organization can operate beneficial humanitarian aid programs which are successful and continuous supported year round.

Local, professional full-time coordinators, placement logistics, airport pick up and departure transportation, arrival orientation, food & local accommodations, are a major part of providing a safe, meaningful volunteer experience. When you join A Broader View, you will receive pre-trip visa and vaccination support, assistance with flights, fundraising planning, through our interactive online volunteer portal. Our local partners not only benefit from volunteers valuable contributions at the project, they benefit financially with year-round monetary support from A Broader View. In the last decade A Broader View has donated over 3.5 million dollars in international aid.

By joining A Broader View you are not only helping to make a difference during your own trip, your impact will last even after you go home.