VIDA (Volunteers for Intercultural
and Definitive Adventures)
Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Guatemala
Travel - VIDA is a 501(c)(3) registered nonprofit humanitarian
organization based in Minnesota and operating out of Central America.
VIDA provides free basic medical, dental, and veterinary assistance to
needy communities in Central America, while providing volunteers with a
service learning experience.
Our mission is to facilitate
sustainable and ongoing public health services to needy communities.,
while offering volunteers from around the world hands-on, eye-opening,
mind-enriching experiences. We believe that we can make a long-lasting
impact by having a strong emphasis on education. We aim to achieve this
goal by working with committed and compassionate bilingual
professionals, who play an active role in the intercultural and
humanitarian experience. We invite everyone with a desire to help and
learn to join our cause. Our commitment is to maximize the use of our
resources to best serve developing communities.
For anyone who loves animals, it is impossible to see them suffering
without wanting to do something to help. Spaying and neutering animals
is still largely unheard of all around Central America. This results in
the overpopulation of dogs and cats which leads to finding them on the
streets where they are exposed to danger and disease.
Take the next step towards your veterinary career by working in their
For more information:
Phone: 888-365-VIDA or 651-964-2823
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