Sharing Dreams Peru

Sharing dreams is a Peruvian not-for-profit civil organisation that has been legally registered since 2009. The organisation is involved in various volunteer programmes in the areas of the Central Andes of Peru. The programmes target improving the quality of life of Andean people and communities that suffer from hardship and social, economic and cultural exclusion. For the last four years, we have been working with communities, with the help of Foreign and Peruvian volunteers, developing … [Read more...]

Paid volunteer opportunity in West Bengal, India

During my volunteer time in India, I had the pleasure to work with Mr. Prem Tshering Lepcha, at this time the very dedicated Vice Principal of the Holy Child School. In 2012 he founded the St. Xavier´s English School and some time later I was fortunate to be able to help him with the funding of a small orphanage associated with the school. Now he would love to engage a volunteer and I am happy to be of assistance, as I do not have the time at the moment. Assignment: Teaching English as a … [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...]

Volunteer Teaching in School Tanzania

Take your life time your life time spent time with children in Tanzania, it’s not just holiday but you will help children in Tanzania to learn basic math and English Volunteer job description : Teach the children in grades 1 – 2 Spend time with the nursery children Volunteers can help teach the children basics, like the alphabet and numbers Colouring and other games. Helping the children to learn to read and write English Drawing, painting, music and singing! General cleaning … [Read more...]

Community Development Volunteering Program in Haiti

Volunteer in the Kenscoff Region of Haiti and work in community development to improve local infrastructure, sanitation, education and overall quality of life. The Kenscoff people lack basic infrastructure such as roads, community buildings, schools, hospitals, etc. and greatly need the help of volunteers to improve their lives. As you travel and explore this stunning country, you will have the chance to help develop the Kenscoff region so they can properly preserve their culture while living … [Read more...]

Volunteer Teachers Required at Cofradia’s Bilingual School

Cofradia’s Bilingual School in San Pedro Sula, Honduras is looking for volunteer teachers. The school provides a high-quality, affordable bilingual education to the community of Cofradia that is not available through the local public school system. Thanks to a devoted team of internationally-recruited volunteers and locally recruited Honduran teachers, students at Cofradia’s Bilingual School receive more in-depth, expert instruction in all subject areas than would otherwise be available, as … [Read more...]

Volunteer work with communities in the Andes of Peru – Sharing Dreams

Posted By: Frank Cotera Based in the central Andes of Peru,"Sharing dreams-Peru". nonprofit organization, legally recognized by the Peruvian laws. Our mision is to create a community of volunteers with the objective of providing support to and enhancing the quality of life of the poorest people in Peru. They place special emphasis on childhood development and on free and direct work between the volunteers and the community,with a philosophy of work and participation open source. We … [Read more...]

Republic of Georgia – Volunteer to Teach English in Eastern Europe

Posted By: Reach to Teach Reach To Teach, in partnership with the Georgian Ministry of Education and Science, is offering a number of volunteer teaching positions throughout Georgia. The Georgian Ministry of Science and Education has made English language education a top priority, and they are working to bring English speakers from all over the world to help meet these goals. Volunteers will teach children from grades 1 through 6, as well as promote cultural exchange in … [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 teachers/community workers needed in Peru

Ayni focuses on Development and Education.  Ayni; which means “today for you, tomorrow for me,” is based on the idea of reciprocity, and having a sense of responsibility for each other.  Our small grassroots organization works together with the community of Alto de los More to alleviate or address some of the major barriers of living in extreme poverty.  Our role is multifaceted and continues to grow within the community.  In short, Ayni attempts to enrich the child’s experience by providing … [Read more...]

Volunteering opportunity in Colombia

Mariposas Amarillas ('yellow butterflies'  is a small Colombian grassroots organization committed to supporting disadvantaged children and families around Santa Marta, Colombia. We provide services (education, psychological assistance, recreation), supplies (food, clothing, items for school and home), and information on nutrition, education, and childcare to families in Santa Marta’s poorest neighborhoods. We are happy to accept foreign and local volunteers to help with administration, … [Read more...]

Teach English in Nepal

Type of placement- English teaching in Nepalese government schools. Description of duties at placement- Spend your days helping the children with speaking reading and writing alongside local English teachers. Most of the children come from poor backgrounds and see English as the way to get a better job so all are anxious to practice with the native speaker so you may find yourself in demand. Based in a local government school you will not just be contributing to the standard of English but … [Read more...]

Sikkim Himalayan Academy – Volunteer India

Sikkim Himalayan Academy - India Perched on the slopes of the Himalaya in an ancient Buddhist kingdom, the Sikkim Himalayan Academy Academy provides education, encourages personal development and creates a home for some of the poorest children in the region. Volunteers are always needed. The school relies on volunteers from other countries to supplement the local teaching staff and bring new ideas, different perspectives and enthusiasm to the school. Volunteers come from all over the world … [Read more...]

Confradia Bilingual School – Volunteer Honduras

Hey, I have recently finished a stint of volunteering at a school in Honduras, Cofradia billingual school, the school provides education for disadvantaged children in the area, which is about 45 minutes from san pedro sula. You work with local teachers and a team of volunteers. Free food and accomodation is provided and depending on the length of your stay a stipend is given. Its a great experience and really worthwhile. Ben is the person you would need to contact and he will be honest and … [Read more...]

Ak’ Temamit – Volunteer Guatemala

"Asociación Ak' Tenamit is a non-profit Mayan run organization working to reduce poverty in the rain forests of eastern Guatemala." I visited Ak' Temamit a number of years ago.  It is located on the Rio Dulce in Guatemala.  The orgainization is very impressive.  I had hoped to volunteer as a doctor but unfortunately my plans changed and I was unable to.  I'd really like to go back one day. They requre volunteers with varoius skills and trades as well as those with medical skills.  I cut and … [Read more...]

Pueblo a Pueblo – Guetamala

Hospitalito Atitlán is a small community hospital, serving a population of 40,000+ inhabitants (principally Tzutujil Maya), of Santiago Atitlán and surrounding towns, on the southern side of beautiful Lake Atitlán in the southern highlands of Guatemala. Re-opened only in April of 2005, after 15 years of being closed, it provides the only 24 hour emergency care within a distance of 2 or 3 hours (Sololá or Mazatenango). We also provide a wide range of services, such as outpatient clinics, … [Read more...]

Luz del Mundo – Volunteer Bolivia

Updated in September 2017 About the organization: Luz del Mundo is a home/child minding centre in Santa Cruz, Bolivia, run by Gabriela Rojas Llave. Local children attend and are offered English classes as well as other extra curricular activities such as theatre and cultural studies. There is no cultural centre in Santa Cruz and the aim of these classes is to provide the children with a rich knowledge of their culture and enable them to demonstrate what they learn to others through … [Read more...]

Fox Language Academy – Volunteer Boliva

Updated in September 2017 About the organization: Fox Language Academy is a non-profitable organization that provides classes in Quechua, Spanish & English to the locals. And Spanish classes to tourists of course. What they look for: You can volunteer there as an English-teacher, either to teach classes of your own or as a teacher assistant. If you feel the desire to volunteer at orphanages, Fox will gladly put you in contact with one or several of the orphanages spread around … [Read more...]