Welcome to WindAid Institute !
WindAid Institute provides volunteer projects in Peru for people taking a gap year, career break, retirement or time out from education, employment or training. School and educational programs, corporate programs and programs for youth organizations can be tailor-made to suit specific requirements.
Sharing the experience
Jay Vinda: United Kingdom – Mechanical Engineering at University of Leicester
"My time with WindAid has been the best experience of my life to date and is one that I willRead more.
Earth Day & Fishing in Playa Blanca
Posted on May 13, 2015 by Lewis White This month I was lucky enough to travel to Playa Blanca forRead more.
Rishi Khan : Trinidad and Tobago / Canada – Research & Development Engineer
"WindAid gave me a life changing experience and introduced me to some of the most down to earth individuals withRead more.
Cajamarca Visit – Part 1 of 2
Last week WindAid Institute got back from an amazing trip to Cajamarca! Gean, Lewis, and I spent three extraordinary daysRead more.
NCC students make world record in Peru
World Record in Peru "A handful of students from Northampton Community College, traveled thousands of miles over the summer toRead more.
La Republica – Lima
´´...El trabajo de asesoría que brindará IBM dependerá de cada una de las organizaciones. Para Trujillo ¡Ahora!, observatorio ciudadano, seRead more.
Stephanie Lohberg: Florida-USA, Renewable Energy Development Program at GE Power & Water
“My experience at WindAid was unforgettable. They were so welcoming and created a true cultural immersion experience. And the bestRead more.
Billy Thurston: London – Water Engineer at Mott MacDonald
"WindAid really was one of the best experiences of my life. As well as teaching me so much about windRead more.
Alexander Orchard: Spain-Materials Engineering at Imperial College London
"Words fail to express my gratitude and admiration towards WindAid and the mission it believes in. I really didn't knowRead more.
Alan Martin Almendras Guzman : Bolivia – Ingeniero Electrico en la Universidad Tecnica de Oruro
" "Energia limpia que mueve nuevas generaciones" Despues de mi busqueda por internet y la ayuda de un amigo llegoRead more.
Stavros Eleftheriou : Cyprus – Electrical Engineering at Imperial College London
"I always wanted to do something special in my life, something I would be proud talking about. I was justRead more.
Leah Kunkel: Minnesota, USA – Mechanical Engineering at Saint Louis University
"My experience with the WindAid Institute surpassed all of my expectations, and gave me an experience that I will foreverRead more.
Dora Ip : Canada – Technical Sales Engineer at Electrometals
"I could not have asked for a more phenomenal and freeing experience than what I had accomplished with WindAid. IRead more.
WWF Perú – Oficial Asociado de Cambio Climático y Huella Ecológica
"WWF Perú desea reconocer el gran esfuerzo y compromiso de la institución educativa WindAid, quienes con su constante trabajo empoderanRead more.
Genny Pang: Engineer at Munich-Germany
“I learned so much during my participation in WindAid’s programs, including how to build a wind turbine, methods for gettingRead more.
Press Release 2016
WindAid launches first “Community Wind Workshop” in the small fishing village of Playa Blanca in Northern Peru. Read our officialRead more.
Lorena Rojas: Florida-USA, University of Florida
“Working in WindAid helped me gain vast knowledge about coils, circuits, electricity, and the entire process that goes behind physicallyRead more.
Hamish Macdonald: Scotland, University of Strathclyde
“I was part of the 2nd volunteer troop, away back in September 2010. It was a fantastic experience and IRead more.
Spencer Truesdell: Texas-USA, Wind Turbine Service Technician Mitsubishi Heavy Industries
“Before arriving to Trujillo, I wasn’t entirely sure what I was getting myself into but by the time I left,Read more.