Casa Adobe is located in the community of Santa Rosa, a community in which various people, both homeless and residents, struggle with drug and alcohol addictions. Children run and play in the streets without supervision. Casa Adobe's mission is to be a community within the community, to be good neighbors, and to live out God's Kingdom in a concrete way.
As part of the Cohort, participants will have the opportunity to engage in direct service, a spiritual formation process, and a theological perspectives training.
The purpose of this position is to coordinate Casa Adobe's relationships, programs, and community-organizing efforts with children and teens in Santa Rosa.
Visit here for more information on the Cohort of Missioners.
- The volunteer will collaborate in the care of the garden and yard of Casa Adobe. They will also collaborate in the care of the community gardens in Santa Rosa.
- The volunteer should be able to offer a workshop on agriculture and create a seed bank for the Santa Rosa community.
Knowledge of Spanish very helpful but not required.
The volunteer would have experience in gardening and agriculture and have the ability to conduct a workshop.
Airfare will depend upon departing city and time of year.
Ground transportation: $20/month
Spanish lessons are available on-site for an additional cost
Please note that this is a part-time volunteer position which can be combined with another position in Costa Rica.
Pre-field reading and orientation are required.