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Volunteer projects in

Mexico at a glance

Duration: 4+ weeks

Most of our volunteer programs in Mexico are available for a minimum duration of 2-4 weeks

Start: Every week

Our volunteering cycles start each Monday. With SGA you have maximum flexibility.

Project language: Spanish

A basic knowledge of Spanish is required to work with the local communities.

Top-destination: Quintana-Roo

Our projects are located in the vicinity of Mexico City, but also by the sea in Chetumal, Quintana Roo.

Volunteering in Mexico - Here's why.

Hardly any other country inspires with so much ancient history, breathtaking nature and exotic dream beaches, as well as with its joie de vivre and the warmth of its inhabitants. However, extreme contrasts, social imbalance and conflicts that run right through the country also dominate everyday life in Mexico. With the help of various initiatives, we at SGA and together with our local partner are committed to issues such as sustainability, the conscious use of resources and the restoration and improvement of social grievances and intercultural understanding. Volunteering in Mexico is therefore associated with many inspiring and unique aspects - meaningful work and an impressive culture, right on your doorstep. Here are our top 4 reasons to volunteer in Mexico:

Volunteering in Mexico

Impactful volunteer work

Volunteering in Mexico is diverse and can bring about positive change. As a volunteer, you support the development of the community and nature conservation.

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Stunning Natural Heritage

Beaches, forests and unique mountain regions. Volunteering in Mexico takes you into the country's impressive nature and creates unforgettable memories with international peers and locals alike.

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Rich culture and tradition

Volunteering in Mexico is the perfect introduction to the local culture, from vibrant festivals to warm hospitality. Through our projects, you will experience first-hand what Mexico is all about.

Rich cultural experiences for volunteers in Mexico

Top volunteering destination

Mexico attracts volunteers from all over the world with its vibrant culture and diverse projects. From pristine beaches to rich history - there is plenty to discover in Mexico.

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Why you can rely on us

We at studentsgoabroad have been supporting volunteer work in Mexico for a long time and are proud to say, that we have a track record that you can trust. As one of the top placement agencies in the world you can focus on the amazing experience of volunteering abroad. Here are our six reasons why we at SGA are the right choice for you:

Specialist for Volunteering in Mexico since 2004

Recognized and Proven Volunteering Programs

Most Affordable Internship Agency

Individual Advice & Preparation Assistance

Reliable Project Coordinators in Mexico

Introductory Programs On-Site (Orientation)

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Ask all your questions!

Looking for a volunteer project on your own can be tedious. Is the project reputable? Where is it located? Our consultants will guide you through the process!

The registration process

Three steps to volunteer in Mexico


Create your profile

The first step is to create a profile and add your preferences for the internship. The travel details during the registration are non-binding and serve us as a first orientation. Also, no payment is necessary for this step!


Book free consultation

Next, you can schedule your consultation with us! Here we will answer all questions, and provide you with information on how your desired internship experience in Mexico can be realized. Of course this meeting is free of charge!


Secure your placement

Once all the requirements for your internship or volunteer service are met, we can start the placement process and send your application to our team in Mexico. This step is mandatory and a deposit is required.

Transparent service from start to finish

Our StudentsGoAbroad support, as well as the local contact team will be there for you every step of the journey. Here’s what you can expect from us through all stages of your volunteer work in Mexico:

Only with StudentsGoAbroad will you get a service, that checks a whole range of conditions, before you have to pay anything. That's part of our quality of service promise at SGA. Before you make your down payment you will receive from us:

  • Validation check before registration whether your internship is possible

  • Application folder check (included)

  • Intercultural briefing

We know that planning a volunteer experience can be stressful. But don't worry, that's why we are here every step of the way! Before your arrival at your internship / volunteer destination, you can expect the following service from us:

  • Individual placement of internships with regard to subject, duration and time

  • Contact person of our local partner organization during the entire preparation phase for your internship abroad

  • Creation and processing of the contract between you and the company

  • Assistance with visa formalities

  • On request, an arrangement of a language course or organization of accommodation

  • Information about cheap flights, insurance, vaccinations, and other important travel information

New country, new environment - As soon as you arrive at your internship / volunteer destination life will feel like it is coming at you with 100 kilometers per hour. And that's why our services "on your arrival" will make sure you have an easy and comfortable start to this amazing journey that you have decided to embark on. Among other services you can count on us to do the:

  • Organization of the transfer to your accommodation

  • Presentation of a welcome package (depending on location)

  • Detailed information about the respective city and surroundings

  • SIM prepaid card for your mobile phone (depending on location)

  • Information documents on various leisure activities

  • Tips for using public transport

Regardless of whether you will stay two weeks, two months or even longer - During your stay abroad you will have a million questions, a multitude of things on your to-do-list and despite all of this time will feel like it's just flying by. And here are some good news - Our services don't end with you getting to your destination. Also during your stay we are there for you, with the following services:

  • Competent contact persons on site

  • Accompaniment to the company on the first day of the internship

  • Advice on the extension of the visa

  • Newsletter about events in your city or surroundings

  • Organization of trainee meetings

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