- Listing Type: Summer Programs
- Destination: Bali
- Program Delivery: Residential
- Session Start: July
- Session Length: Three Weeks
- Entering Grade: 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
- Gender: Coed
- Category: Community Service
- Selective: No
- Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
On this incredible journey to Indonesia, get to know this island nation like a local as you explore rice fields, pristine beaches, and the local art scene. Plus, give back to the communities you visit as you work on a coral reef conservation project and visit a local school to teach English!
Experience the ultimate community service and Balinese adventure program during this three-week program exploring the best Bali has to offer. Discover the beauty of Bali and volunteer in a variety of projects for a well-rounded and meaningful adventure! Make friends with Balinese youth while you develop creative lesson plans and teach English at a local elementary school. Visit a Balinese high school and find cross-cultural differences and connections while you spend time with teenagers from a different side of the world.
Switch gears and dive headfirst into marine conservation projects. Learn about sea turtle conservation and even have the opportunity to release a baby sea turtle into the ocean. Participate in a service project with the award-winning Coral Restoration Project in Pemuteran that utilizes innovative technology to restore and encourage healthy reef growth.
You will learn about critical issues when you visit an NGO dedicated to assisting Balinese with physical disabilities, a children’s home focused on fostering a healthy lifestyle for youth in need, and an organization dedicated to sustainability and providing employment opportunities to support community education initiatives.
In addition to these hands-on projects discover the best Bali has to offer! Get off the beaten path and explore parts of the island most tourists don’t even know about. This program is the perfect mix of culture, adventure, and community service.