Central America & Caribbean
Caribbean Dominican Republic Costa Rica Mexico More countries
Asia
India Indonesia Bali Nepal Sri Lanka Thailand Chiang Mai More countries
Europe & Oceania
Australia, Fiji, New Zealand Greece Portugal More countries
Western Africa
Gambia Ghana Sierra Leone Togo
Middle Africa
Cameroon
Northern Africa
Egypt Morocco
Southern Africa
Botswana Namibia South Africa Cape Town Swaziland
Eastern Africa
Kenya Madagascar Malawi Mozambique Seychelles South Sudan Tanzania Uganda Zambia Zimbabwe
Middle East
Israel
Southern Asia
India Maldives Nepal Sri Lanka
Eastern Asia
China Mongolia
North America
United States of America
Caribbean
Bahamas Cuba Dominican Republic Grenada Haiti Jamaica Saint Lucia Trinidad and Tobago
Central America
Belize Costa Rica El Salvador Guatemala Honduras Mexico Nicaragua Panama
Latin America
Argentina Bolivia Brazil Amazon Rainforest Chile Colombia Ecuador Galapagos Paraguay Peru Suriname Venezuela
Europe
Croatia Finland Germany Greece Hungary Italy Portugal Romania Russian Federation Spain
Oceania
Australia Fiji New Zealand
Humanitarian Aid
Childcare & Daycare Support Medical & Health Orphanages Sports Teaching & Education
Community Services
Building & Construction Community Development Culture & Arts Human & Women's Rights NGO Management & Support
Environment & Conservation
Animals & Wildlife Environmental Protection Farming & Agriculture Marine Conservation Round Trips & Camps
Made for Meaningful Travel
Volunteer World's mission has always been to ensure fairness, transparency and high quality within the meaningful travel industry. Due to its great usability & unique design, media claims Volunteer World to be the "AirBnB" for volunteer abroad opportunities - and we do not disagree on that!
The World's Largest Volunteer Abroad Comparison Platform
Volunteer World is the world's leading comparison platform for international volunteer opportunities. We guide you through a safe and easy application process. Planning your next meaningful trip with Volunteer World gives you free access to:
Your Extra Layer of Security
Our services are free of charge!
All program fees are charged directly by your volunteer organisation.
English & Social Justice Teacher English & Social Justice Teacher San Salvador, El Salvador CIS El Salvador NGO | CIS El Salvador
Teach English and Social Justice to Adults in El Salvador
Women's Small business Assistant San Salvador, El Salvador CIS El Salvador NGO | CIS El Salvador
Work with women's small businesses in El Salvador. Participate in meetings, workshops, evaluations. Economic empowerment and independence.
Scholarship and Youth Formation Assistant San Salvador, El Salvador CIS El Salvador NGO | CIS El Salvador
Volunteer with our scholarship program, translating participant profiles, documenting successes, developing workshops, organizing events.
Clean Water Program Ambassador San Salvador, El Salvador CIS El Salvador NGO | CIS El Salvador
Volunteer in helping giving access to clean water communities in El Salvador. This help improve the health and daily lives of all recipients.

2 Project reviews of CIS El Salvador

Project Details

We focus on using different strategies to promote a solidarity that creates the space for grassroots organizing for justice and dignity.

The CIS (Centro de Intercambio y Solidaridad) has a variety of development projects in El Salvador.
Access to Clean Water - both filters and larger water purification systems are given out along with training.
Small Women's businesses
Scholarship and Youth Formation
Violence Prevention
English and Spanish School which focus on social justice
Human Rights
Community Organization and Networks
Craft store based on Fair Trade Principles
Election Observation

The main focus of the project is on
NPO Status
Yes, registered non-profit organisation
Foundation Year
1993
Contact Person
Iris Hernandez
Spoken Languages
Spanish
English

Social Impact

-Our Clean water program has provided clean water to over 9,042 beneficiaries since the program started in 2011.
-Provided training and economic empowerment to over 127 women in 17 small businesses, many of which are now graduated sustainable businesses.
-Provided 125 University scholarships and 204 high school scholarships in 2015. Students also participate in formative workshops.
-In 2015 we also helped a community obtain land titles after a decade-long struggle and are building homes.

Pursued Sustainable Development Goals
© Volunteer World