We are a family with two children aged 15 and 12 years. We are Spanish but during the months of July and August, during this time we live in this wonderful farm of one hectare of land, located oceanfront. This property is located in a nature reserve on the outskirts of a small fishing village, which still subsist solely on fishing and agriculture.
In previous years, we have traveled and worked in the field of international cooperation in development projects with NGOs and although we are Spanish, we traveling and living in this area of Brazil, more than twenty years, so you'll know and love so much the Portuguese language and the idiosyncrasies of its people.
Our project aims to somehow be the tool to share and exchange experiences both professional and human. With the teamwork of volunteers and our family, we want to give this estate of sufficient infrastructure needed in construction, landscaping and horticulture, that with such natural and ecological resources, added to existing as fishing , one can live a self-sufficient and consistent with the environment of the area.
We have already renovated space of about 250m2 , for artists residency kitesurf residence , etc. We have also built a house with terraces and rooms , fully habitable and prosperous , where we stayed with friends and volunteers excited about our project.
DIY and building projects
Babysitting and creative play
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help with Eco Projects
Help around the house
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
We would like volunteers to help in the construction and renovation of buildings, architects and / or people who have experience in construction with plastic bottles and recyclable material.
Also experience of land containing dunes. Experience in gardening and agriculture, nature lovers and the environment.
Individual volunteers and a couple alone or with children.
Possibility hosted remain for long periods of time but once we know beforehand, so at first, we only get volunteers in the months of July and August.
The accommodation we offer is in our house. Depending on how many people you're going to accept at the time, the volunteer will have to share sleeping space, always in a hammock, in the new common reformed, like any member of our family.
We recommend that the volunteer, before reaching our people bring money changed, as Real as there is no bank offices in the area.
No need special vaccinations or malaria or yellow fever, but if some kind of bug spray and sunscreen high.
You can play sports like Kitesurfing and Windsurfing or any other water sport wind but each person must travel with their own material because no shops or rent posibillidad of specific material.
We also recommend that the volunteer speak another language besides English
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
More than two
las que marcan la organización máximo 25 horas a la semana