Volunteering

 Geoff McCabe

Volunteer Program

Currently we don’t have a volunteer program anymore at Rancho Delicioso, and I want to write in detail why we have stopped it after four years of struggle and spending thousands of dollars per month on it. We did have many amazing experiences, and so many incredible people stayed with us, but like so many […]

 Geoff McCabe

Volunteer Program with Josephine

Here’s a form to fill out if you’re interested in joining Josephine’s vegan volunteer project here at Rancho Delicioso. I’m writing this out without really knowing too much about exactly what Josephine is going to offer. This is based only my discussion with her and you should expect this text to disappear at any moment […]

 Geoff McCabe

Thank you Alex!

Thank you Alex!

Alex McNaughton was one of the hardest working and most knowledgeable volunteers we have had at Rancho Delicioso. Upon his arrival, he immediately became a leader here, and taught us, our staff, and the other volunteers a tremendous variety of things that have stayed with us. He also brought seeds and oversaw the growth of […]

 Geoff McCabe

Volunteer Project Suggestions

Volunteer Project Suggestions

Some long-term volunteers can choose a cool and fun pet project to work on, something useful to the farm and the people of the area. The goal is to not only get the project completed, but also to carefully document, with video, photos, and written articles, the entire process to make a “How to Guide”. […]

 Emily Pistell

Thank you Hallie!

Thank you Hallie!

Hey I’m Hallie! I’ve been on the farm for a month now, and a week before my Yoga Teachers Training that I did at Anamaya. I originally came to Costa Rica for the teachers training, but have found my time on the farm to be a great compliment to the lessons I learned during my […]

 Emily Pistell

Welcome Jonathan!

Welcome Jonathan!

My name is Jonathan Sherlock. I am a 29 year old perpetual life-student from San Diego. I came to Rancho Delicioso because I share the dream of a self-sustained existence in a communal living environment where all members of the tribe contribute from their individual talents and giftings… And I want to live in a […]

 Emily Pistell

Welcome Emily!

Welcome Emily!

My name is Emily and I am delighted to be spending my time in Costa Rica on Rancho Delicioso. I am originally from New Jersey, and have left a desk job in the United States to gain more knowledge about sustainable resource management and to help spread local farming knowledge to others. I don’t have […]

 Joy Taylor

Thank You Joy Taylor!

Thank You Joy Taylor!

Hi!  My name is Joy Taylor. I am from just outside of Lexington, Kentucky. I recently graduated with my BA degree in Art and minor in Equine Management. I’m a very active yogi and rock climber, and am in the area to do my yoga teacher training at Anamaya. However, I wanted to spend some more hands on time in the area […]

 Amanda Sailors

Welcome Amanda!

Welcome Amanda!

My name is Amanda Sailors and I am coming here from Galt, California. I am currently a senior at CSU Chico majoring in Agriculture with an option in Crops and Horticulture. I studied abroad in Puntarenas, Costa Rica for four months in 2012. While I was there learned a little about organic agriculture through my […]

 Monica Ravizza

Welcome Monica!

Welcome Monica!

My name is Monica Ravizza and I’m from Los Angeles, CA. I received my bachelors in Psychology and my Masters in Social Work from UCLA (Go Bruins!). Before coming to Rancho Delicioso I was working as a grant writer for a non profit hospital, and while I was helping to fund programs that supported health […]