Grassroots Collaborations for Better Communities

Hapa Resources (HR) works to empower communities in Uganda and is registered as a social enterprise. They are also working to provide comprehensive approaches to challenges related to youth empowerment and skills development in low-resource communities. ​In doing so, HR establishes partnerships aimed at; engaging in development initiatives that have direct linkages to: Community Health and Participatory Research; Youth skiiling and micro-enterprise promotion; and Experteering and Community … [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...]

Split Gap Year Opportunity in Peru and Brazil!

This is an amazing opportunity to take full advantage of your gap year experience by spending half the year volunteering in Peru and half the year volunteering in Brazil, while supporting 2 fantastic NGO’s and the local children, families and communities they serve. Alternatively, volunteers have the flexibility to volunteer between 3 to 6 months in each location and they also have the option of travelling home or someplace else in between their volunteer time in Peru and Brazil. Otra Cosa … [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 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...]

Ecology and conservation in the Ionian islands of Greece

Goal The goal of our field volunteer program is to contribute to sustainable development in the area, and is part of the kalamos and Kastos sustainable development program. An important goal of this, is to help educate and inspire people from around the world with respect to sustainability and nature conservation.  It is based in the Kalamos Island biological field station. Volunteers work on a pre-agreed plan with us based on the structure of our program. Our interships program works in a … [Read more...]

Center co-Directors needed to help children in Kenya

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 children's home in Kenya. Our center is a home for children of various ages from the impoverished region of East Pokot. This is the biggest IHF center, with approximately 65 children. Living conditions in the area are harsh, and we provide basic needs such as a home, food, and access to education for children who would … [Read more...]

Teaching in Nepal with EHN

Teaching Volunteers Required for Government Schools We are looking for volunteers to teach English in two rural schools outside of Pokhara, this project is close to the Annapurna range and next to lakes Begnas and Rupa. We require volunteers for a minimum of one month who have a high level of written and spoken English. You will support the Nepali staff and take English lessons of all ages on a 6 day week. In most schools Friday is a half day but please expect at least one or two religious … [Read more...]

Volunteering Opportunities in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is a small Asian country in the Indian Ocean. The country has over 2,550 years of written history and you can still see remains of the ancient civilizations that lived here.  The magic of the region includes long beaches, ruins from days past, tons and tons of elephants, great spots for surfing, tea everywhere, welcoming people and the unique flavors of its food. Among the attractions in Sri Lanka that you can’t miss are: Adam’s Peak, Galle Colonial town from the Dutch-era, Yala … [Read more...]

Teach English in Chile with the Chilean Ministry of Education!

Fee-Free and supported by the UN! Link: http://www.centrodevoluntarios.cl/ Currently accepting applications for the Volunteer Initiative in 2016! Apply Now! Volunteer Service dates for 2016 are: -March 21, 2016 - July 31, 2016 - Closed -April 4, 2016 - November 26, 2016 - Closed -April 18, 2016 - November 26, 2016 - Closed -Aug. 1, 2016 - Nov. 27, 2016 - Accepting Applications! -Aug. 15, 2016 - Nov. 27, 2016 - Accepting Applications! **About the English Opens Doors … [Read more...]

Volunteer in schools with Niños de Guatemala

We are a Guatemalan based NGO, focused on improving access to education in Guatemala and offering a brighter future to our children. We initiate small-scale development projects within communities, and we are proud to introduce our three schools: Nuestro Futuro and Basico, in Ciudad Vieja, and El Porvenir, in San Lorenzo el Cubo. During the morning we follow the government-approved educational program, whilst in the afternoon, children immerse themselves in extra-curricular activities or take … [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...]

Volunteers without Bourders – Uganda

Volunteers without borders, Interested in making a difference as u travel. Reach us at: nirpproject@yahoo.com Visit our website: www.nirpuganda.org Whether you are traveling for leisure, internship, research or reaching out to a mile community. NIRP is a grassroots organization with 8 years of working with intercultural and international volunteers form all parts of the world. We have a team of volunteer specialists you can work with to support our HIV care and support work while taking … [Read more...]

Joy of being an organic farmer at Annadana

We welcome individuals keen to contribute their time, skills and effort to the Organic, Safe Food Movement. That Annadana today is able to reach out to thousands of farmers across the country is in large measure due to the generous support offered by its volunteers. Our Knowledge Farm is a bustling place with lots of activities. The beautiful part is you learn hands on and flow with the activities as the day demands. Only thing that we can provide volunteers is invaluable experience & … [Read more...]

Sea Turtles in Costa Rica

LAST (Latin American Sea Turtles) Association  is a Costa Rican group with 11 members and a directive board of 5, working together to make a change in sea turtle conservation. We are members of WIDECAST, an international scientific network with country coordinators resident in more than 40 countries and territories of the Wider Caribbean Region. Our field teams are integrated by local assistants with unparalleled experience in sea turtle research and conservation, people with vast experience … [Read more...]

Volunteer at Tea Leaf Vision Centre for Professional Development

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...]