Yorkín Report

Report of the visit to the community of Yorkín, Talamanca The visit made from April 10 to 12, 2018, report by Alfredo Marín. We had the participation of: • Oregon: Ned and Lulu Heavenrich. • Liberia: Ana Vilma Álvarez and Fanny Fennel • Pérez Zeledón: Heráclides Vindas (Quiro) • San José: Alfredo Marín • Guápiles: … Continue reading Yorkín Report

2018 JumpStart Details

Volunteer to Teach English in Costa Rica – January 2018! Oregon Partners of the Americas is recruiting experienced teachers to teach English in Costa Rica. Volunteers receive one-week hands-on training and then teach four weeks. A TESL/TEFL (Teaching English as a Second/Foreign Language) background, and ability to speak basic Spanish, are helpful. THE PROGRAM: JUMPSTART! … Continue reading 2018 JumpStart Details

Salem Outreach !

Volunteers spent many truly hot and humid hours at the Riverside Park in Salem, chatting with those stopping by our booth about various Oregon Partners projects, including the various English teaching programs and both high school and adult exchange opportunities.  Despite 101+ degree record temps, our volunteers and those stopping by were troopers!  We'll follow … Continue reading Salem Outreach !