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First Week with Amigos in Costa Rica


First Week with Amigos by Tate, Andre, Natalia, and Melanie Pura vida! Tuanis! We have been in Costa Rica for over 120 hours, we are…

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Exploring La Pura Vida In Monteverde!


Emilia Zapata ¡Pura Vida! My name is Emilia Zapata and I recently arrived in Tortuguero, Costa Rica (right on the beach). Not that long ago…

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Los Santos: Week 1 Highlights – Hikes, Farms, and Food


Our first week in Costa Rica! We have gone on so many hikes and have had AMAZING food. We are staying at Cedrela Ecolodge, where…

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Nueva Segovia: July 9–12


July 9–12, 2021 July 9 Hello everyone! Hopefully, you all are well, I want to tell you that we have started our journey in Nicaragua!…

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La Costa: Reflections from Ecuadorian Volunteers


July 13, 2021 Humpback whales are mammals that travel thousands of kilometers from the Antarctic to the warm waters of the Ecuadorian coast to mate.…

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Monteverde y Costa Atlántica – Days 7, 8, and 9


July 12, 2021 DAY 7 – Butterfly Garden ¡Hola from Tessa! After a quarantine, we were finally able to leave our hotel and go on…

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La Costa: Isla de la Plata


July 6, 2021 The last week of the project began and with it, the enthusiasm of all the volunteers to know new places and live…

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Monteverde y Costa Atlántica: Week 1


July 6, 2021 By Nina, Raine, Layla, and Bella   Travel & Nature ¡Hola from Nina! On the first night of our program, we stayed…

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Colorado: Flowers and Fires


July 6, 2021 By Isaac K.   On Thursday we hiked up Fairview Peak, which stands at an elevation of 8,500 feet. Going uphill, we…

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Meet Bryan from Costa Rica!🇨🇷 He was part of our Community Impact Project back in 2020 and is now a participant on the Social Impact Accelerator: Powered by Capital Plus Financial. Here is what he shared with us about his projects with AMIGOS:

"Meeting so many young people at AMIGOS has allowed me to know such different perspectives. As a result of these experiences, I have managed to represent my country in international summits such as Concausa 2030, helped 2 years in a row at the Adelante Benefit Festival, my Community Impact Project (Stand2Learn) has helped more than 120 students in my school, and now, thanks to the Social Impact Accelerator, public schools in Costa Rica will have the opportunity to promote spaces that foster student talent to anyone, regardless of their social, economic or cultural context."

Keep up the great work, Bryan!👏
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#AMIGOSWeekOfAction #2021AWA #communityserviceproject #highschoolvolunteering #youthempowerment #youthleadership #servicelearning

Meet Bryan from Costa Rica!🇨🇷 He was part of our Community Impact Project back in 2020 and is now a participant on the Social Impact Accelerator: Powered by Capital Plus Financial. Here is what he shared with us about his projects with AMIGOS:

"Meeting so many young people at AMIGOS has allowed me to know such different perspectives. As a result of these experiences, I have managed to represent my country in international summits such as Concausa 2030, helped 2 years in a row at the Adelante Benefit Festival, my Community Impact Project (Stand2Learn) has helped more than 120 students in my school, and now, thanks to the Social Impact Accelerator, public schools in Costa Rica will have the opportunity to promote spaces that foster student talent to anyone, regardless of their social, economic or cultural context."

Keep up the great work, Bryan!👏
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#AMIGOSWeekOfAction #2021AWA #communityserviceproject #highschoolvolunteering #youthempowerment #youthleadership #servicelearning
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Happy Friday, Amigos! We are so excited to announce that next Monday marks the beginning of our very first AMIGOS Week of Action. What is this all about?

From December 6–12, 90 Social Impact Accelerator: Powered by Capital Plus Financial & Youth Ambassador participants will organize their own community service initiatives in their hometowns across the US and Latin America. This will officially launch the service projects they have been working so hard on!👏

In the spirit of their compassion and hard work, we will jump in and participate on a service day to give back to our community this holiday season. For those living in Houston, San Francisco, Washington D.C., or Denver: AMIGOS will be hosting fun service events in these cities and would love for you to join us!

Learn more about our AMIGOS Week of Action and our service days by visiting the link in our bio.
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#AMIGOSWeekOfAction #2021AWA #communityserviceproject #volunteering #communityservice #highschoolvolunteering #volunteeropportunities #servicelearning #globaleducation #internationaleducation #youthempowerment #youthdevelopment #highschoolvolunteer

Happy Friday, Amigos! We are so excited to announce that next Monday marks the beginning of our very first AMIGOS Week of Action. What is this all about?

From December 6–12, 90 Social Impact Accelerator: Powered by Capital Plus Financial & Youth Ambassador participants will organize their own community service initiatives in their hometowns across the US and Latin America. This will officially launch the service projects they have been working so hard on!👏

In the spirit of their compassion and hard work, we will jump in and participate on a service day to give back to our community this holiday season. For those living in Houston, San Francisco, Washington D.C., or Denver: AMIGOS will be hosting fun service events in these cities and would love for you to join us!

Learn more about our AMIGOS Week of Action and our service days by visiting the link in our bio.
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#AMIGOSWeekOfAction #2021AWA #communityserviceproject #volunteering #communityservice #highschoolvolunteering #volunteeropportunities #servicelearning #globaleducation #internationaleducation #youthempowerment #youthdevelopment #highschoolvolunteer
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👋Come say hi at our next info session happening tonight! Our friendly AMIGOS staff will be available to answer all your questions about our 2022 summer programs.

Thursday, December 2, 2021
@ 5PM Pacific / 7PM Central / 8PM Eastern

RSVP at the link in our bio!

👋Come say hi at our next info session happening tonight! Our friendly AMIGOS staff will be available to answer all your questions about our 2022 summer programs.

Thursday, December 2, 2021
@ 5PM Pacific / 7PM Central / 8PM Eastern

RSVP at the link in our bio!
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It's #GivingTuesday!❤️ If you join today's global day of philanthropy and donate to AMIGOS, your contributions will be matched up to $10,000 by Marc and Leanna Primiani! Your donations, no matter how big or small, will be an invaluable contribution to support our mission and future young leaders, as well as the powerful network we have cultivated over 57 years.

We truly appreciate your support! Click the link in our bio to join the #GivingTuesday movement.

It's #GivingTuesday!❤️ If you join today's global day of philanthropy and donate to AMIGOS, your contributions will be matched up to $10,000 by Marc and Leanna Primiani! Your donations, no matter how big or small, will be an invaluable contribution to support our mission and future young leaders, as well as the powerful network we have cultivated over 57 years.

We truly appreciate your support! Click the link in our bio to join the #GivingTuesday movement.
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Happy Thanksgiving to our wonderful AMIGOS community! We are so grateful for your support and for the countless memories we have built together over these past 57+ years.

To our volunteers, alumni, chapters, partner agencies, board members, staff, and parents: ¡muchas gracias! We wish you all a wonderful holiday.

Happy Thanksgiving to our wonderful AMIGOS community! We are so grateful for your support and for the countless memories we have built together over these past 57+ years.

To our volunteers, alumni, chapters, partner agencies, board members, staff, and parents: ¡muchas gracias! We wish you all a wonderful holiday.
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🌟🇪🇨 Alumni Voices: Brittany Santos was part of our La Costa program in Ecuador this summer, and she is now part of our virtual Social Impact Accelerator. We were able to sit down and talk to her about her experiences with AMIGOS so far: from the funniest memories she has with AMIGOS, to how the programs have impacted her as an individual. She also shared some of the work she did this past summer:

"Our project focused on climate change and disaster recovery. We were able to repaint and sand off a community building that had been destroyed by a natural disaster. The next session of AMIGOS volunteers were able to finish the project. It was really impactful to see how we helped get the community building back up and running."

Read our full interview with Brittany at the link in our bio!
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#volunteerabroad #volunteering #communityservice #servicelearning #globaleducation #volunteerecuador #highschoolvolunteers #youthempowerment #highschoolvolunteering #volunteeringabroad #spanishimmersion #highschoolspanish #studyabroad

🌟🇪🇨 Alumni Voices: Brittany Santos was part of our La Costa program in Ecuador this summer, and she is now part of our virtual Social Impact Accelerator. We were able to sit down and talk to her about her experiences with AMIGOS so far: from the funniest memories she has with AMIGOS, to how the programs have impacted her as an individual. She also shared some of the work she did this past summer:

"Our project focused on climate change and disaster recovery. We were able to repaint and sand off a community building that had been destroyed by a natural disaster. The next session of AMIGOS volunteers were able to finish the project. It was really impactful to see how we helped get the community building back up and running."

Read our full interview with Brittany at the link in our bio!
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#volunteerabroad #volunteering #communityservice #servicelearning #globaleducation #volunteerecuador #highschoolvolunteers #youthempowerment #highschoolvolunteering #volunteeringabroad #spanishimmersion #highschoolspanish #studyabroad
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