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Area: QuerétaroWe are a community with 6 hectares with two water sources, a stream and a deep pool of clear water located 40 minutes south of Xilitla, San Luis Potosi place is also known by Las Pozas which Sir Edward James built a surreal garden. Our project is developing a place where you can live the teachings directly from nature with permaculture ethics, learning and applying techniques of biodynamic, spiruline ponds, also have a mission, which is to help the surrounding communities, teaching environmental technology. The Visual Arts, Literature, Music is an important part in our community as well as the exchange of Ancestral Wisdom. We have two donkeys for breed rescue which is in danger of extinction, also they help us transport ourselves. please look at the calendar starts on June
Area: Kottakarai Village, Auroville, Tamil Nadu, IndiaWith the help of organic farming experts, community leaders and volunteers, we help start-up small vegetable gardens in village homes, provide seeds and training to local people to grow there own organic veg and fruits in their own premises. With this initiative local families get healthier food, they save money on purchasing from the market and above all we help them sell their produce at local shops and restaurants for a fair price. This generates extra income which will help them not just to raise there standard of living but start-up a co-op to produce primary resources, home and personal care products in a safe and sustainable way. By using permaculture methods, this program will help transform the entire village into a self sufficient local economy & restoring natural resources. Our long term goals to improve children's health, educate and train local communities, provide them with alternatives for planet friendly living and empower women to start-up their home based business units. Latest Volunteering Updates Oct. 2013! We now have two different participation opportunities during the year. Between April to August - 2 weeks minimum (Work Exchange) September to March - 4 weeks minimum (Active Participation) Please send us a message to know more. Thanks!
Area: Madeira Island - PortugalWe live in a manor-house built in the 18th century, restored and enlarged in 2003, with care, to maintain its old look. It was licenced by the local Tourism Authority as being one of the best B&B (bed and breakfast) houses of Madeira Island. Lovingly decorated, it is a real home from home with all its particular attention to detail and comfort. Located on a hill, overlooking the widespread of the blue ocean, where sunsets are incomparable, is just in the middle of the sunny coast, which permits you being in mere 20 minutes, whether you go to Funchal or to Calheta beach. Access to every other part of the island is quick and easy due to the new tunnels. Around the house, there’s a large organic garden, certified by Ecocert-Portugal, Lda, Where it grows fruit-trees and vegetables. We are five minutes away from the beach, by car, and one of the sunniest and most comfortable places to live in terms of weather condition.
Area: Region de los Lagos, patagonian chileWe're running a vast ranch in Chilean Patagonia. The farm is located between a lake and a volcano inside a national Park. It's located 1 hour away from the small city of Puerto Varas + 45 minutes by boat. (Airport at 75kms away) The farm is rearing natural beef cattle and producing honey from the native patagonian forest.
Area: limburgExclusively for horse addicts! Only experienced horse people will be accepted. We have a small farm breeding and training facility for gaited horses. Next to that Sandra organizes clinics, sells saddles and offers horse related services. Partner Oscar is Project Manager, last but not least in the family is Lucas (born September 2011) who is 100% enjoying life and our future cowboy. We live in a beautiful area called 'Lage Kempen' with forrest and sand dunes. A great area for walking, biking or horse back riding. Our family exist of 3; my parter, our son and myself. Our critters: 7 horses, 3 dogs, 4 cats, 2 guinnee pigs and chicken.