Volunteer in Bocas del Toro, Panama 2023

Volunteer & Nonprofits - Bocas del Toro 2024

Volunteer, Non-profit and Overall Great Causes in Bocas del Toro 2024 – Bocas del Toro has so much to offer, and it is still developing…so give back! It’s clear what the current challenges are and this page is dedicated to the organizations that working toward solutions. Be a part of the progress! Here you will find Bocas del Toro’s best volunteer opportunities, nonprofit organizations, and overall great causes to support in the Bocas del Toro business community.

Email bocasbreezedocs@gmail.com or WhatsApp +507 6537-0405 to add your favorite Bocas del Toro cause.

Floating Doctors

Floating Doctors - volunteer in Bocas del Toro

Floating Doctors is a medical relief team dedicated to serving the Ngäbe communities in the archipelago. The group of medical volunteers deploy all 52 weeks of the year to low income areas and the villages that are geographically far removed from access to medical care. They rotate communities and reach each of 24 communities once every three months; timing which is vitally important to care for chronic illnesses and provide appropriate family planning tools.

They are able to provide free acute and preventative health care services through volunteer medics, sponsorships and donations.

Floating Doctors is a 501(c)3 nonprofit in the United States, which means donations are tax deductible for U.S. citizens, and is also registered as a Non-Government Organization in Panama.

Support Floating Doctors with a donation and learn more about their medical volunteer programs on their website.

Give and Surf

Give and Surf is a small nonprofit whose mission is to empower the local communities of Bocas del Toro through education and community development. Since 2011, Give and Surf has provided free educational programs and services and now serves over 1.000 local youth per month. Its programs include after-school, summer camp, English classes, preschool & kindergarten, school lunch program, school transportation, and university scholarships. We are a registered 501(c)3 nonprofit in the US as well as a registered NGO in Panama.
To volunteer or donate, contact us at info@giveandsurf.org or visit our website at www.giveandsurf.org.
Also follow us on Facebook and Instagram @giveandsurf

We accept short and long-term volunteers to help at our community centers. We also take new and lightly used donations of clothing, toys, home goods, and other items that we distribute to various communities in the archipelago.

Papá Gato Animal Welfare

Papá Gato Animal Welfare is an organization providing care for all the animals of Bocas del Toro. They do this primarily through spay and neuter clinics for street animals and low income family pets in order to reduce the amount of unwanted animals in the area. They don’t stop there – always providing emergency rescue care to any of the many Bocas del Toro wildlife inhabitants

They are able to provide quality medical care services through volunteer medics and donations.

Support Papá Gato with a donation and find out the many other ways you can get involved.

Rotary Club of Bocas del Toro

Rotary Club Bocas del Toro

Rotary is an international service club with over 1.4 million members worldwide. Our Club launched in 2019 with the goal of uniting locals and ex-pats together in service projects to benefit the archipelago as well as to secure international resources for our community through partner clubs. Our key focus areas include education, clean water, environment, and health. The Club meets twice per month in addition to various social events and service projects. New members & volunteers welcome!
Learn more on our Facebook page: bocasdeltororotary

The Darklands Foundation

The Darklands Foundation  –  in collaboration with local government and non-governmental institutions – sponsors seminars and workshops for the indigenous peoples designed to address physical and mental health and economic development with a special emphasis on the empowerment of women. The Foundation especially assists cacao producers with their efforts to integrate agriculture in the rainforest whereby indigenous people can remain on their lands and therefore preserve the rainforest, a benefit to all of humanity.

Our engaging yearlong Women’s Empowerment Program focuses on providing educational tools for the development of indigenous women in practical ways. The goal is to empower and inspire through consistent education and opportunities.

Support The Darklands Foundation’s trailblazing efforts with a donation and send a request for more information on volunteering.

Volunteer in Bocas del Toro 2023

We are still developing this section. Help us! To this list we are currently adding the finest volunteer, nonprofit and even some private businesses that making some charitable moves to this list; the ones always working to support the important environmental, health, educational, cultural and all-around positive community development projects in Bocas del Toro, Panama.

Add your favorite local cause by contacting +507 6537-0405 on cell/Whatsapp or email bocasbreezedocs@gmail.com