Explore the heart of South America
Begin your gap year experience with Year On by setting out to one of our international locations to volunteer and immerse yourself in a new culture.
Volunteer in Huanchaco, a quaint beach town on the coast of northern Peru. Work on underserved educational and environmental projects, surf, and try local ceviche. Then head to San Francisco to explore your interests, work with a coach, and learn real-life skills.
Download our field guide to learn more about life in Huanchaco, explore different volunteer projects, and see what's included in a typical volunteer day.
Download the Peru Field Guide
Life in Huanchaco, Peru
3 Phases. 2 Countries. 32 Weeks.
PHASE 1: EXPLORE
Leave your comfort zone. Gain a deeper understanding of the world. Explore a new culture.
PHASE 2: FOCUS
Live in San Francisco. Dive deeper into your interests. Gain life skills. Work with a coach.
PHASE 3: LAUNCH
Step into the real world. Put your skills to the test with a project, bootcamp, or internship.