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Volunteering with a Seeds of Learning Work Group is a transformative and life-changing experience.

A “SOL work group” is a team of volunteers who travel together to Nicaragua to learn, share and serve in partnership with local communities. North American volunteers spend 6-9 days together, working alongside of Nicaraguans to share in the construction of a school, learning center, garden, or other educational project. The transformative work group experience is designed to promote solidarity and cross-cultural understanding between people of the global north and global south through hands-on community based projects, face to face meetings, and active participation in SOL’s programs, in order to better understand and reduce poverty and inequality in the world.

Why Travel With Seeds of Learning?

  • SOL has 25 years of experience and has hosted over 3,600 volunteers.
  • We build lasting relationships with communities.
  • We don’t just build schools; we develop long-term, sustainable programs alongside local communities. [. . .]

What Will The Trip Be Like?

  • Itineraries are customized to group preferences. View a sample itinerary here.
  • A full immersion experience working side by side with locals.
  • Educational focus in all aspects of the trip; service work, [. . .]

Why Nicaragua?

  • Nicaragua is the second most economically impoverished country in the Western Hemisphere.
  • There is a great need to improve quality and access to education.  
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Frequently Asked Questions

Read more about what to expect on a trip to Nicaragua with Seeds of Learning.