Seeking ways to integrate with local communities while travelling.

Up Close Bolivia

UCB has been working closely with the local community of Jupapina, near La Paz, for the past ten years. Volunteers are placed with various projects including teaching English, working at Mallasa Zoo, helping in a local nursery, supporting at an equine therapy centre and much more. Additional information: We charge $500 per month to volunteer. However, the vast majority of this money goes towards accommodation costs (volunteers live in very comfortable shared houses with full amenities), plus … [Read more...]

The Little Friendly Farm Project

If you love animals, sustainable agriculture and the simple life and want to be far away from the bustle of the big city, we believe that our eco friendly farm might be the place for you. You will learn the simple Thai way of living in a rural area and enjoy caring for our animals whilst learning lots of new skills during your new work experience. We welcome anyone who is interested and wants to take part in our volunteer project. Here you can share, play full of love and enjoy your work … [Read more...]

Volunteer with SKIP in Trujillo, Peru

SKIP is a charity working with disadvantaged families in an impoverished district of the city of Trujillo, Peru. Our holistic program focuses on the educational, economic, emotional and social development of each child and family. It is our aim is to foster the capacity of children and families to be the principal agents of change in their own lives. Due to our participatory approach to sustainable and empowering development, we offer a variety of programmes and services to the families we … [Read more...]

Volunteer at Tea Leaf Vision Centre for Professional Development

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We are looking for enthusiastic individuals who are passionate about making a positive impact in the lives of others. We run the Tea Leaf Vision Centre for Professional Development where we provide a high quality education for the 18 to 24 year olds of the deprived tea leaf estates in central Sri Lanka. The young adults of these disadvantaged communities suffer from a lack of opportunities in education and employment which would allow them to lead better lives. Local established systems … [Read more...]

Communications and Recruitment Coordinator

“ICS alumni have enthusiasm, grit and a global mindset all of which employers are looking for” - youth employability expert David Schindler. Use or develop your language skills in a professional setting overseas this Autumn to transform your CV forever. By Christmas you could have led a team overseas, used your language in a business context, and developed a range of skills from communications to project management. You’ll also have supported some of the most marginalised people in the world … [Read more...]

International Humanity Foundation Co-Director: Indonesia

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Are you looking for a long-term volunteer management opportunity? IHF is looking for hard-­working, dedicated volunteers to commit their time and talents for one year in one of our 4 education centers in Indonesia. Your role will be to manage the day-to-day maintenance of the center’s programs and initiatives alongside an international staff, in the effort to provide a better opportunity for children’s futures. You are asked to complete at least 4 hours a day of local work and 4 hours a day of … [Read more...]

Come help with Monkeys and Horses on the beach in Costa Rica

The Monkey Farm Our goal is to create a revolutionary sustainable new model for monkey and wildlife rescue that can be duplicated worldwide. We are currently supporting the development of the project by giving guided horseback riding tours to tourists, along with providing a petting zoo of farm animals for donations. This unique new monkey and wildlife rescue center has been planned and is being developed by volunteers just like yourself. If you are chosen to come and help us, you won’t be … [Read more...]