Help Protect Tibet’s Endangered Cultural Inheritance

Volunteers will be working to save the endangered culture of Tibet and promote literacy. Volunteers may also take classes at the Tibetan Nyingma Institute, Berkeley. The Nyingma Association of Mandala Organizations (NAMO)Volunteer Program offers meals and shared rooms in a community setting, located in downtown Berkeley, California. Free classes on meditation, a gentle form of Tibetan yoga called Kum Nye, Tibetan language, and Buddhism are available. Volunteers work 5.5 days a week and make a … [Read more...]

Volunteers Wanted in Ghana

Humble hub foundation is an organization in Ghana taking care of the education of around 120 kids. Just like everyone, every child has a dream of a bright future. The Humble Hub Foundation believes every child is special and can achieve a dream if they have a good start to their dream. Our main aim is to see the less privileges feel part of society. They also believe that financial inability should not bar anyone from attaining any level of education especially the basics. Volunteers are … [Read more...]

Volunteer at Langtang Children’s Home in Kathmandu

Langtang Children's Home in Kathmandu cares for orphans, has a daycare centre for disabled children and volunteers can also help with the training of their dogs. There are different kinds of work, and you are not expected to help more than four or five hours a day. It is very friendly and they make you feel like home. Here is what they say: "In countries like Nepal, the situation for multiple handicapped children, physically, as well as mentally are especially difficult. Often they are … [Read more...]

Volunteer in Perú – Teaching Children

The mission of Peru Luz de Esperanza is to improve the quality of life of children and their families in the suburbs of Huancayo. They don't live in cities; we know that cities have different sources of help from Government Departments, Volunteering Programs, Social Programs, etc. But this is not the case for remote villages in Peru. According to the needs of these villages, the mission of PASPLE (Programa de ayuda social Peru Luz de Esperanza) is to improve the conditions of life of rural … [Read more...]

Humanity Hospital Trust

Humanity Hospital is a charitable hospital operating under the umbrella of Humanity Trust. This is an NOG that provides free medical care to underprivileged or whoever needs it in West Bengal, INDIA. They are committed to ensuring no-one in the region is denied access to health care due to their financial position. Humanity Hospital has two hospitals, one is based in Kolkata and the other one in the remote area of the Sunderbans. But they also came up with many monthly clinics that provide … [Read more...]

Center co-Directors Needed in Indonesia or Kenya

IHF is looking for hard-working, dedicated volunteers to commit their time and talents for one year in one of their children's home and education centers in Indonesia and Kenya. IHF is a grassroots, all-volunteer organization with no central office, so co-Directors complete 4 hours of international work daily that consists of various administrative tasks. Your role in the Indonesia center would include teaching and supervising classes as well as organizing various activities at the … [Read more...]

English, French, Wanted for Elementary/Primary School in Cameroon

The African American Academy is a K - 12 international school created in 1998. The Academy offers a holistic and multicultural curriculum leading to the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) and the Edexcel OL & AL. The School is an official learning and examination center for the UK based EDEXCEL International Examinations and the US based College Board. The African American Academy (AAA) seeks to produce an international citizen proudly rooted in his/her culture, … [Read more...]

Teach English in Hanoi, Vietnam

YESD is a social enterprise committed to community development. They are working to ignite lights of children and young people in the North of Vietnam by helping them widen their eyes and to gain access to a proper education as well as career opportunities. Their mission is to deal with unemployment rate amongst youth. Due to the Universities commonly teaching theory with little practical application, Vietnamese youth are faced with many obstacles in finding a suitable job after graduating. … [Read more...]

Teaching English in Santa Tecla – El Salvador

If you are a student or a professional in education, TEACHING YOU offers a great opportunity to boost your resume, gain hands-on teaching experience along with personal and professional skills while learning a new culture overseas. About the Program The program offers you the possibility to help as a volunteer teaching in a public school at primary or secondary education level. As a volunteer, you will have the opportunity to not only teach English but also help in other subjects like sports … [Read more...]

Volunteer at Sacha Yacu Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation Center

Sacha Yacu Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation Center aims to preserve the biodiversity of the rainforest from Ecuador by stopping and preventing environmental resource destruction. They aim to achieve this by rescuing and rehabilitating wild animals that are in direct danger of being captured illegally by poachers, being treated inhumanely, or being kept or killed illegally. They also aim to educate both local and international communities on the importance of wildlife conservation through … [Read more...]

Volunteer in Ethipoia – Medical Instructor

Ethiopia, like other countries with limited resources, suffers from a significant human resources for health (HRH) shortage. With currently less than one physician for every 25,000 people. The country is in the process of rapidly scaling up its number of physicians. However, medical education has been traditionally taught with limited integration between the basic and clinical sciences; insufficient attention to teaching communication skills, problem-solving skills and social aspects of … [Read more...]

Become a Volunteer in Thailand with The International Humanity Foundation

The International Humanity Foundation (IHF) invites forward-thinking, dynamic individuals of all ages/backgrounds to contribute to and stay at they children’s home in Chiang Rai, Thailand. As a volunteer, you will enjoy a homestay, experience and gain hands-on understanding of an international not-for-profit NGO at the ground level, while contributing your time to help better our center. Here is what they are looking for: About the role You will complete four hours of at-center work per day. … [Read more...]

Missions, Volunteering Gap Year in West Africa

The precarious situation in Togo generates disadvantaged groups who struggle to meet their basic needs, like food, clothing, school supplies, medicines, toys, etc. In these groups include orphans, widows, street children, illiterate etc... Several associations and non-governmental organizations have worked extensively through a voluntary movement and missions to help those sections of the population. FOVA-TOGO is one of those organizations. It targets widows and orphans in a small village … [Read more...]

Mothers & Community Health Care Awareness Program (MCHAP)

Project M-CHAP as designed, currently provides expert health information, support and intervention to impoverished people in the Niger-Delta Region of Nigeria. We have scheduled Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital, as our next Port of call. We have scheduled our 2016 outreach activities for Bayelsa State. The plan is to commence the outreach earnestly during the month of June. We started operational work in Port Harcourt, Rivers State last year and during our 3 weeks of operation; not … [Read more...]

Teach English in Rural Primary Schools in Coastal Mexico!

The Careyes Foundation is a non profit organization organization seeking motivated volunteers to serve as English teachers in rural primary schools. They are partnered with ten schools in the beautiful Costalegre region, located along the Pacific coast of Jalisco, Mexico. Here is what they say: Our English teaching program reaches over 1,000 2nd-6th grade students, using an new methodology and curriculum specifically developed to meet the needs of the rural population that we serve. If … [Read more...]

Reasons to Volunteer with IndiGO

I am always looking for organizations where you can donate your time and work without having to also spend a fortune. This time I’d like to feature IndiGO. This organization was founded in 2014 by Holly Penalver and Benjamin Western. They had been volunteers before. It is an activity they enjoyed during their spare time but there were two things that overwhelmed them about volunteering. The first one has to do with people living in the developing world who have little or often no access to … [Read more...]

Volunteering Opportunities in Morocco – 3 Organizations

Morocco is a country in the northern area of Africa.  It is a magnificent place to visit if you want to experience the Arabic culture.  Located on the Mediterranean sea, it is a country that is popularly visited by sea. The country has everything to keep you busy for a long time with its markets, stunning mosques, gorgeous white sanded beaches, buildings from medieval times, cruising along its gorgeous Mediterranean coast, and terrains that range from sand dune to snow covered … [Read more...]

Volunteering in Peru – 3 Amazing Opportunities

Peru is a South American country where you will find attractions such as amazing archaeological sites from pre-Columbian cultures such as the Inca Empire. The country is also home to towns with colonial architecture, a wide range of animal species and huge mountains to climb. It is heaven for all sorts of travelers, especially those interested in ecological tourism. Aside from providing exceptional opportunities for exploring there are many volunteer opportunities being offered all over … [Read more...]

Free Volunteer Travel Resource Guide

The following is a few of our favorite resources to help you prepare for your meaningful travel or volunteer trip. Hope you find the list useful. Volunteer Travel The Underground Guide to International Volunteering - Kristy Henderson (the Nerdy Nomad) has put together a very valuable resource to help you learn about international volunteering. Her $14 eBook will save you dozens of hours of scouring the internet for legitimate and affordable volunteering opportunities. Shannon O’Donnell - … [Read more...]

Volunteer as a Fundraising Officer in Peru

Are you looking for the opportunity to improve your Spanish language skills and gain hands-on experience in the field in the International Development sector? Why not volunteer with LAFF, where your skills will be put to good use and you will have the opportunity to work directly with beneficiaries, gain valuable field experience and increased awareness of International Development issues, whilst practising and improving your Spanish language fluency working in a Latin American … [Read more...]