Bhubesi Pride – Rugby in Africa 2015

Bhubesi Pride assembles highly qualified teams to carry out annual rugby coaching expeditions, using the sport as a tool for education and development in Africa. Working with schools and communities in 10 African countries, children unite through sport, local staff are empowered and international partnerships are developed, to ensure sustainable impact for the long-term. As a Bhubesi Pride coach in Africa you will have the chance to: ★ Experience Africa as you travel between … [Read more...]

What does a hockey game look like in India?

Ever wonder what a hockey game looks like in India? Probably a thought that goes through your head all the time! Here are some photos from a game between the under 20 teams from Domkhar (in blue) and Lalok (in the other jerseys). … [Read more...]

Teach English in the Coffee Region of Columbia

Pack your bags and come to Colombia! Come see where much of the world's best coffee comes from, explore the beautiful tropical region not far to the west, and unpack your bags in one of the most beautiful coffee growing regions in the world tucked in the mountains of central Colombia! Apply by: 15th March 2014 Organization: Nukanti Foundation Position: English Teaching Volunteer Worksite: Colombia, Risaralda Department Type: Volunteer position (food, accommodation and internal … [Read more...]

Hockey in the Himalayas – Equipment Donation to SECMOL

Thanks to Viktor Pesenti for putting this great video together for us. … [Read more...]

Incredible Generosity from Saskatchewan

I finally finished sorting through the majority of equipment that has been donated. Check this out. One more favour though, still need to collect a bit more to ship it there. We are currently at $3380 with a few days left to donate. If you are interested, you can donate online. Thanks again, the amount of equipment that has come in is fantastic. … [Read more...]

The Hoop Dream – Changing Lives Through Basketball

The hoop dream is a project started by Brian Smith that began with his love for basketball and how it changed his life. After traveling around Africa, he thought that basketball could also help a lot of children there. The idea behind the project is to go to different towns in South and East Africa and find a space where a hoop or courtyard can be built. He then spends some time teaching locals how to play. There are cases where he has managed to put teams together to play tournaments. … [Read more...]

Volunteer in New York

Want to spend some of your New York vacation pitching in on volunteer projects that make a difference? From centrally located accommodations like The Sohotel on Manhattan which you can find on HostelBookers.com, you can set out to spend some quality time helping the locals recovery from nature’s fury or brighten someone’s day by feeding the homeless, providing coats for the needy, helping immigrants learn the language, cheering up the elderly or sharing your business knowledge with fledgling … [Read more...]

Volunteer Coordinators Needed in Sri Lanka 8+ Weeks Expenses Paid

Volunteer Coordinators Needed in Sri Lanka 8+ Weeks Expenses Paid SLVolounteers offers projects including teaching English, working at special needs centres and children's homes, and coaching sport. All living expenses whilst in Sri Lanka are covered. Individuals must be able to commit to volunteering with the team for a minimum of 8 weeks. SL Volunteers is a Volunteer Organisation in Sri Lanka, set up by a team of recent graduates. "We couldn't find a volunteer organisation for … [Read more...]

Volunteer Opportunities in Huanchaco, Peru

Otra Cosa Network is a registered Peruvian non-profit NGO (no. 11126841) and registered UK Charity (no. 1133680) whose goal is to connect suitable community-led projects with willing, capable volunteers in a way which truly benefits both parties. Our mission is to provide community projects with a supply of well-motivated volunteers with the right skills and experience to provide appropriate support to our projects and to give volunteers a genuinely worthwhile, affordable, satisfying and … [Read more...]

Volunteering in Rural Villages – Uganda (Fee)

Mzungu a charity working to provide quality volunteer travel opportunities in Uganda. We focus on displaced children, education, and community development in villages and rural areas around Uganda. We offer the volunteer the ability to provide these villages and people a much needed service at a very affordable price. Our Charity was established to link like-minded travelers looking to make a difference in African villages where the need is greatest in Uganda while at the same time … [Read more...]

Educational Support / Income Generation at a local level – Andean Alliance – Peru

Andean Alliance is a Peruvian registerd Civil Assocation  (Grassroots Organization ) that works in the Northern Andes, Huaraz area in a small rural area at 3650 mtrs. We work with Early Childhood Education , literacy and comprehension skill building in addition to the development of a local community center that will house not only the edcational rooms but areas for local guides,donkey drivers etc. to sell their services directly to tourists, a small cafe concept for women to sell to tourists in … [Read more...]

Volunteer Abroad Africa Opportunities

Work in an Orphanage As a volunteer you perform a variety of much-needed services such as teaching Basic English, Math and other subjects to HIV/AIDS infected or hunger-stricken children in Africa. English/Math/French Teaching in Rural school Help to improve school children's conversational English and French, paving a road for a brighter future - instilling in them a working command of the English/French language in English or French speaking countries . Health Projects in … [Read more...]

Right to Play

Here is a great little ad from Right to Play in Peru. Gives you an idea about one of their projects. … [Read more...]

Volunteer in Music and ance in Nicaragua

Volunteer in Music and Dance in Nicaragua Atelier Favela is a Cultural Centre in Nicaragua. We teach Arts, Music, Dance, Theater and Circus to poor children from the rural village from Nicaragua. We are looking for volunteers that could help us out running the Cultural Centre, or teaching any kind of art form. If you are interested or want to exchange ideas how you could help out here, please contact me. To already have an idea what Atelier Favela is about, have a look at our website: … [Read more...]

How volunteers are making a difference in Sri Lanka

The volunteer Sri Lanka Project has developed to the extent of being unrecognisable. It has the advantage of the superior accommodation as well as the proximity of the beach, and therefore attracts a huge number of volunteers. The project now places volunteers in 2 orphanages, 4 schools, 2 nursery schools as well as a nursery school for street children, a male elder’s home, another elders home for men and women, the local hospital and the Nurses’ Training School. In addition occasional … [Read more...]

Volunteer in Guatemala (LOCAL FEE)

Dear future volunteer, My name is Tessa and I´m from Holland. I live in Guatemala for almost 3 years and started my own foundation 2 years ago. With my boyfriend we started as well a little language school for private Spanish lessons and lessons thru Skype. We also work together with amazing families. Our office, education centre, primary school and language school is based in San Gaspar (8 minutes by bus from the colonial city Antigua). We can offer you specail low prices for … [Read more...]

Volunteer in India with Children for ‘Goal of Life: Soccer with a Cause’

Goal of Life is the most eagerly awaited annual event and an effort to bring a better life to the children who live on Delhi's streets. Initiated in 2002, soccer was seen as a medium to enable underprivileged children living in urban slums all over Delhi to come and play together. This combines the development of their talent with a sense of unity, purpose and positive harmony in relationships. Volunteering with this project is a great opportunity to be a part of a worthy endeavour to bring … [Read more...]

SECMOL – Volunteer India

A couple friends of mine were just volunteering here and had a great experience. I think they were mainly teaching ice hockey and figure skating, but it sounds like there are many other opportunities as well. Looks like a pretty amazing spot. Here is a short description from SEMCOL's website: The Students' Educational and Cultural Movement of Ladakh (SECMOL) was founded in 1988 by a group of young Ladakhis with the aim to reform the educational system of Ladakh. Today our activities are … [Read more...]