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  • Locations: Rurrenabaque, Bolivia
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Restrictions: COF applicants only
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Program Description:

Bolivia Service LearningService-Learning is a teaching and learning strategy that integrates meaningful community service with    instruction and reflection to enrich the learning experience, teach civic responsibility and strengthen communities. Be a part of something meaningful and participate in MCPHS University Service Learning Program in Rurrenabaque, Bolivia.
 
Rurrenabaque is located in Jose Ballivian Province in Beni department, Bolivia. Rurrenabaque is a small town in the north of Bolivia on the Beni river which is the heart of the Amazon Basin. Students will volunteer at a rehabilitation hospital and provide screenings for elderly at risk for falls and orphans at risk for developmental delays. From Rurrenabaque we plan to visit  to Madidi National Park (Bolivian rainforest) as well as the surrounding Pampas where we will have ample opportunity to see Amazonia wildlife including moneys, pink river dolphins, many bird and reptiles. The last day will be in La Paz Bolivia which sits in the Andes Mountains ~ 4000feet above sea level. The city of La Paz is considered New 7 Wonder Cities of the World.

 

Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.

This program is currently not accepting applications.