Volunteering can be really good for you, for you CV and networking.
During the early twentieth century in Rio de Janeiro, people started to occupy other neighborhoods away from the center, like Ipanema.
Brazilian Portuguese is the most studied variant of the Portuguese language in the world today.
Janelle is describing her first three days volunteering with Mais Caminhos, as she goes to the beach with the kids and help them with their creativity and art skills.
During the months of June/July, it's a tradition in Brazil to have parties to celebrate the country life, known as Festa Junina.
Casa do Caminho Language Centre (CDC) was founded in 2009 by Bart Bijen, who was at that time the managing director of the Casa do Caminho orphanage in Xerem.