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Clara Luna

Closed Now: 9:00 am - 12:30 pm, 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Truly Making a Difference

This has been my fourth time back at Clara Luna, and each time I have had the opportunity to things... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2017
mary m
One of the best things Puerto Lopez has going on.

We really don't know all that Paula (sp) does but what a neat person she is. There is always... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
Puerto Lopez, Ecuador
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A non-profit organization sharing its pasion for children, youth, and Puerto López. Volunteer Opportunities We offer a wide range of programming, both within our house and through our many community connections. From after-school programs, English...more
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Avenida Machalilla, diagonal a escuela Sindicato de Choferes, Puerto Lopez 131950, Ecuador
+593 99 062 5479
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

This has been my fourth time back at Clara Luna, and each time I have had the opportunity to things get better and better - all because of both the Director, Paola, and the generous time and talent of volunteers. Whether it be in literacy...More

1  Thank mary m
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We really don't know all that Paula (sp) does but what a neat person she is. There is always something going on there this is the friendiest place in all to Puerto Lopez. You can meet young people for all parts of the world there....More

1  Thank roxeygray123
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

I taught English 6 hours a week to a small class of teenagers for more than 10 weeks. It was a rewarding and challenging experience that I highly recommend to anyone with a decent grasp of English, a desire to be helpful and the ability...More

Thank Catherine S
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

My wife and I volunteered here for 10 weeks. It was a wonderful experience. The owner is an energetic woman who's doing a fabulous job for her community and young people. She is also an excellent Spanish teacher. Deserves all the support you can give...More

Reviewed 13 September 2015

I have spent a month a Clara Luna volunteering and learning Spanish. I would recommend both Clara Luna and Puerto López for volunteering and learning spanish. People living in Puerto López are friendly and it doesn't take long to feel at home. My spanish has...More

1  Thank SymonO
Reviewed 10 September 2015

I came to Clara Luna to teach English and otherwise try to help out. An alterior motive was to try to improve my Spanish as best I could. Now, in the final days of my visit I can say that Clara Luna is a great...More

1  Thank MichaelRistaniemi
Reviewed 28 March 2015

The kids and teenagers coming to Clara Luna for "Club de niños" and English classes are such happy spirits, they really thought me how to be more playful and creative and of course I learned loads of Spanish with them. It was a real intercambio!...More

3  Thank Lucy R
Reviewed 19 February 2015

This is one of the most meaningful experiences I had the fortune in taking a part of! Paola is amazing and the work she does in her community is so special and important! She needs volunteers to make this happen! The town itself is small,...More

1  Thank Ashley L
Reviewed 13 December 2014

Nice enough place but visited only once. I took a Spanish lesson (more like a one-on-one) from an instructor that spoke no English. Two hour lesson: $8. http://www.claraluna.com.ec/

2  Thank Scott_in_Ecuador
Reviewed 30 September 2014

I spent 4 weeks at Clara Luna, volunteering as an English teacher and helping with club de niños and language exchange. I enjoyed working with kids, teens and adults alike and it was a great experience for me. Working with Paola and her kids was...More

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