Amigos de las Americas

Established in 1965, AMIGOS is an industry leader providing international leadership experiences for youth. We provide high school and college-age volunteers with the opportunity to immerse themselves in the language and daily lives of a host community, bringing that community together to to determine, plan, and carry out a community-specific service project. AMIGOS offers summer programs for high school and college students as well as Gap programs for high school graduates.

  • Regions
    Latin America/Caribbean
  • Countries
    Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru
  • Services Available
    Agriculture, Building, Community Development, Conservation, Education, Health, Human Rights
  • Length of Program
    1-6 months
  • Minimum Age
  • Phone Number
    (800) 231-7796, (713) 782-5290
  • Accepts Groups
  • Accepts Families