Volunteer Abroad Articles

Stitched together by the Ganges River and providers of a shared home for the Himalayas, India and Nepal hold high appeal to volunteers from all over the world. These are two deeply spiritual countries, with rich cultures and incredible landscapes. Both countries are bursting at...
Looking for a break from routine? While you may have considered taking a different route to work or flipping on a new TV channel, we've got another suggestion for you: volunteering abroad! Though not for the faint of heart, volunteering abroad is a surefire method for "getting...
So you’ve decided to volunteer abroad in Thailand - great choice! They don’t call it the land of smiles for nothing, and you are sure to see plenty of them while you are out making a difference in this beautiful country. Furthermore, “sanuk” is a big part of Thai culture. What...
Southeast Asia is a great region to volunteer abroad in: there’s plenty of need, boundless volunteer projects and opportunities, incredibly friendly people, and it’s an extremely inexpensive area to spend some time in. Thailand and Cambodia are two of the top picks in the region...
Traveling abroad is an adventurous and promising opportunity to enhance language learning with the bonus of new experiences, friends, and perspectives.
Rare is the person who can afford the costs and time commitments required for long-term volunteering. Spending six months learning a local language, building relationships, and working toward sustainable development goals might be ideal in terms of impact and experience, but is...
Interested in long-term world travel? Not a millionaire? Don’t despair! Long-term travel doesn’t have to break your bank account or your credit score. Whether you are interested in butterfly farming or ditch-digging, babysitting or constructing schools, there are thousands of...
If you're obsessed with the idea of volunteering in South Africa , you're in good company; between South Africa's rich culture, astounding natural beauty, and poignant past, it’s no wonder it’s one of the most popular volunteer abroad destinations in the world. English is one of...
Are you interested in volunteering overseas , but drawn to a region of the world that isn’t typically associated with these types of programs? No problem! You have more options than you think. The most popular locations for volunteering abroad include Peru , South Africa ,...
With amazing landscape, exotic wildlife and pristine beaches, Oceania is one of the world’s most beautiful regions. Whether you’re the world’s biggest Lord of the Rings fan or think aquatic snakes are the coolest things in the world (this author would agree), these islands offer...