Costa Rica is a land of stunning natural beauty that is home to cascading waterfalls, mist-covered volcanoes and jungle-fringed, deserted beaches. It is easy to see why this Central American nation is the birthplace of pura vida – the pure life.
But away from the tourist hotspots, life is not easy for everyone. An entire community of indigenous Indians lack basic rights, representation, suffer from discrimination, and lack of opportunity.
One thing that unites all Costa Ricans is their love of soccer. You will join the non-profit organization SEPROJOVEN as they deliver vital health and social services to children living in indigenous communities.