Eco Caminhos offers various programs for volunteers, including a short-term option. Sarita Schenkermayr, 29 years old, participated in this particular experience for 4 months. She recounts her routine and the good that the eco farm brought into her life: “What I was looking for at the farm was primarily to experience the calm life on
Members of Eco Caminhos show how life on a sustainable farm not only benefits those who live there, but also allows the possibility to help those who need it most in times of global crisis and instability. Life on an eco farm is one of constant motion and learning, both physical and mental. This lifestyle
Eco Caminhos is an intentional community in Brazil with the goal of becoming more socially, culturally, economically, and/or ecologically sustainable. With the world in crisis, we decided to find a different approach to life. We, the Bijen Family (Hilaine, Bart and our children Nico and Lucas), bought a property near Nova Friburgo in the state
The three months I spent at Eco Caminhos was one of the most transformative experiences of my life. The combination of the oasis of nature, the farm work, building and the warm and diverse volunteers allowed me to find inner peace and stability and see myself and others more clearly. The rhythm of life was
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