Volunteer Abroad Articles

Setting out to volunteer abroad in a beautiful destination, ready to make a change in the world? You might be surprised how easy it is to make friends while volunteering abroad, too. Here are some tips from a fellow volunteer.
As a medical student or professional, you want to help others. One great way to gain experience is by volunteering abroad. To help you sort through and find a program, here are the best medical volunteer abroad programs on Go Overseas.
When you choose to volunteer abroad, your hope is to help improve life for those you work with. Do you know how volunteering abroad will change your own life? Read one writer's perspective-changing experience volunteering with refugees in Jordan.
You volunteer abroad to give back and make a difference -- but volunteering abroad is also a deeply immersive cultural experience. Here are all the ways you can make the most of your time volunteering abroad and learn how to live like a local as you do.
Ready to head out the door and change the world? It takes more than good intentions to be a responsible volunteer abroad. Learn the questions you should answer in order to responsibly choose a volunteer abroad program and have the most impact during your time overseas.
If you identify as an introvert -- this one's for you! Just because you prefer not to spend time in large, boisterous crowds or constantly surrounded by friends doesn't mean you need to stay home. Learn how you can make a difference, give back, and volunteer abroad as an...
If you only have a short amount of time to volunteer abroad, how can you make the greatest impact? Here are some tips to maximize your time and impact for any length of time spent volunteering abroad.
When you decide to volunteer abroad, you may be surprised to learn not everything is included in the cost of your program. Here are some of the common "hidden" fees in volunteering abroad, and how to plan ahead -- and budget -- for them.
If you've decided to volunteer abroad, get ready to make a world of difference. If you really want to amplify your impact, here's how to be a more effective volunteer while abroad.
Volunteering in disaster relief seems especially important right now, as another devastating hurricane season continues. Read more about the organizations you can volunteer with, and how long volunteer support will be needed.