• Malaysia
    • Kota Kinabalu
1 to 12 weeks
Need-based funding
Health & Safety

Program Details

Short Term Spring Break Summer Winter Year Round
Guesthouse Hostel
Small Group (1-15) Medium Group (16-30) Large Group (31+)
Travel Type
Budget Family Older Travelers Solo Women


Starting Price
Price Details
All programs include arrival airport transfers, accommodation, meals, 24/7 local support, orientation, and Certificate of Completion.
What's Included
Accommodation Airport Transfers Equipment Meals Wifi
What's Not Included
Airfare Travel Insurance Visa
Jun 04, 2024
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About Program

Join us in Malaysia, with 33+ years of experience of volunteering overseas and 25,000+ volunteers worldwide! With our excellent safety and support record and immersive projects- choose us to organise your experience of a lifetime. All programs include arrival airport transfers, accommodation, meals, 24/7 local support, orientation, and Certificate of Completion.

Our programs are located on the beautiful island of Borneo, a place made for nature and wildlife lovers! There is so much to do here from climbing mountains, trekking the rainforest, or relaxing on the stunnign beaches. Our projects focus on the poorer communities, as well as some amazing diving add-on programs, where you can gain a PADI dive certificate!

Join us today and give back on your next trip abroad.

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Diversity & Inclusion

BIPOC Support

IVI are firmly committed to providing full support and inclusivity for BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Colour) individuals. Through our programs and initiatives, we strive to create a safe and empowering space that acknowledges, values, and uplifts the unique perspectives and contributions of BIPOC communities. Our organisation stands united in the fight against discrimination and is dedicated to fostering an environment where everyone can thrive, irrespective of their background.

LGBTQIA+ Support

IVI are dedicated to providing our full support for individuals from the LGBTQIA+ community, we strive to create a safe and welcoming space for people of all gender identities and sexual orientations. Our commitment extends to promoting equal rights, dignity, and respect for every individual, regardless of their LGBTQIA+ status. We aim to create a world where diversity is embraced and everyone can thrive to their full potential.

Neurodivergent Support

IVI are committed to fostering inclusivity, we provide steadfast support to neurodivergent individuals. Our programs create a safe and embracing environment, where diverse neurocognitive perspectives are valued. Upholding equal rights and respect, we aim to eliminate obstacles and empower all members of the neurodivergent community to thrive through our dedicated initiatives.

Accessibility Support

With a strong commitment to inclusivity, IVI offer support for individuals requiring accessibility accommodations. Our initiatives are designed to create an environment where everyone, regardless of their abilities, can fully participate and contribute. Whilst some programs may be more suitable than others, we strive to empower all individuals to engage and excel in our programs and activities.



IVI are dedicated to promoting sustainability in all aspects of our work. By embracing sustainable practices, we envision a future where communities thrive, natural resources are preserved, and the Earth's ecosystems are nurtured for generations to come. We are committed to keeping our projects focused on positively benefitting the local communities and environment.

Ethical Impact

Our programs embody ethical volunteering by placing local community well-being and empowerment at the forefront. We engage in transparent collaboration, focusing on sustainable solutions that respect local cultures and preserve dignity. Through responsible, long-term projects, we foster genuine connections, create lasting change, and uphold the principles of ethical engagement.

Program Highlights

  • Expore the beauty of the island on weekends off!
  • IVI has 33+ years experience - Offering Affordable and Trusted Programs.
  • Over 25,000 Volunteers placed worldwide.
  • Programs start every Monday and are available year-round
  • Responsible, Immersive & Meaningful Projects

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