10 Day International Service Trip
Depart from Denver CO on July 30 2021; arrive San Jose Costa Rica.
Depart San Jose August 8/9 2021.
Trip will include five days of service: Hermosa Sea Turtle Refuge Tour and service project; Costas Verdes Nonprofit NGO restoration of coastal forest ecosystems; Esterillos Oestas - small local community, beach clean up/tree restoration and installation of village water well/pump; attend church service and break bread with local residents to learn about community and culture; Macaw Recovery Network parrot conservation research: educational opportunity to participate in the count of the iconic Amazon or Yellow-naped Parrot and the Scarlet Macaw.
10 Interact students will participate in 5 days of service and 4 days of local culture education/history experiences. Total budget is $20,000.
Flight: Denver to San Jose, Costa Rica $450 per person
Lodging: Gated Community Jaco, Costa Rica $500 per person
Food: Local market and a few dinners out $500 per person
Service Projects: See above $200 per person
Culture Excursions: $300 per person
Total per person: $1,950