Costa Rica

Peace Corps in Costa Rica

Volunteers in Costa Rica work with their communities on projects in community and youth development and education. During their service in Costa Rica, Volunteers learn to speak Spanish.

Volunteers
Current: 106
To Date: 3747
Program Dates
1963-present
Official Language
Spanish

Volunteer Openings in Costa Rica

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Secondary Education English Teacher

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Secondary Education English Teacher Trainer

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With enthusiasm, dedication, creativity, respect, resilience, perseverance, and professionalism, we aspire to make a real difference in the lives of the Costa Rican children, youth, and families who face daily hardships and are seeking a new future. I hope the stories and photos from our current volunteers featured in this website will offer insights into what it means to be a Peace Corps Volunteer in this warm and welcoming country.

Anne Braghetta, Country Director
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Contributions to the Costa Rica Country Fund will support Volunteer and community projects that will take place in Costa Rica.

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In community-wide meetings with residents of this small, remote town, the fact that there is no open community space for ...

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