Seeking ways to integrate with local communities while travelling.

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...]

Field School and Volunteer Coordinator in Cusco, Peru

Start date: June 2015 Duration: 3-6 months Application Deadline: May 29, 2015 Mosqoy is a registered Canadian charitable organization that works in remote communities of the Peruvian Andes, offering opportunities for economic development while nurturing the threatened Indigenous Quechua culture. We operate three main programs: the Textile Community Program, which supports Indigenous communities by revitalizing textile traditions and supporting women weavers; the Andean Youth … [Read more...]

Volunteer with Children at Social Risk in Chile

VE Global (VE) recruits, trains and organizes international volunteers to achieve our mission of fostering the positive development of children at social risk in Chile. VE has successfully integrated over 450 full-time volunteers from more than 35 countries into our partner network of local children’s homes, community centers, schools and preschools in some of the most vulnerable areas of Santiago. VE Global volunteers help implement our four educational programs: ¡Vamos a Leer!, Festival de … [Read more...]

Whale Shark Research Project

I received this email the other day. It looks like a really interesting opportunity to work with whale sharks in Mexico: "My name is Darren Whitehead I am the scientific director for the Whale shark Research Project, a registered non-profit conservation organization based in Baja California Mexico. We are dedicated to the scientific research, conservation, education and the community based support and direct public awareness for the protection of Whale Sharks in this region. The reason I … [Read more...]

Volunteer in Rural Uganda This Summer

Tired of expensive volunteer, gap-year and culture exchange programs abroad? Then Beacon of Hope Uganda is the answer! Beacon of Hope Uganda has a number of unique and challenging volunteer, gapyear and culture exchange placements in Uganda. Whether your passion is sustainable community development or vital healthcare work, Beacon of Hope Uganda can offer you an unforgettable experience. When you choose Beacon of Hope Uganda, you are about to discover a new culture, accomplish something … [Read more...]