Environmental Volunteering On The Island Of Ibiza, Spain

The island of Ibiza lies in the Mediterranean Ocean, around fifty miles off the south east coast of Spain, and although it is one of the largest islands in the Balearic Islands, it is experiencing problems that are harming the environment of the island. While most people who think of volunteering projects tend to look to Africa or Asia, there are plenty of things that can be done in the developed world to help safeguard the future. From dama...

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Volunteering In South African Nature Projects

One of the most attractive aspects of South Africa for many people is the natural heritage that can be found in throughout the country. It is home to a wide range of different animal species, including elephants, lions, cheetahs and many other iconic animals, and being able to volunteer to support natural life in the country is an attractive prospect for many people, and it can be a great way to make a positive difference in the country. This typ...

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Volunteering Opportunities In South Korea

One of the best ways of traveling and embracing the culture of your destination is by choosing to volunteer in a country, and this can often prove to be one of the most rewarding methods of combining valuable work with your passion for travel. There are a variety of different ways in which you can support projects in South Korea with your time and effort, but as the country is well developed, many of the traditional volunteering roles are differe...

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WWOOFing In The Bay Of Plenty

The Bay of Plenty is one of the most attractive areas of New Zealand, and is a coastal area that lies on the north of the country's North Island. Combining sandy beaches and rocky shoreline the coast is very beautiful, while the inland areas of the region are filled with fertile land that is great for farming, and it is because of this that there are plenty of opportunities for those looking for a WWOOF experience in the region. With spectacular ...

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Volunteering in Peru

Take a giant step back in time to the Land of the Inca and surround yourself with unparalleled cultural sites, a rich and diverse history, and so much more waiting to be discovered. Exploring the Amazon and hiking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu are just a couple of the once in a lifetime experiences you will find in Peru. Improve your Spanish or begin learning as you work alongside the locals. Peru is the ideal place to reset, reinvigorate, ...

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Marine Wildlife Volunteering: Salmon in Washington State

Marine wildlife doesn't only refer to dolphins, seals and whales- fish are just as important in the balance of our marine ecosystems. Fish are what feed all those other majestic critters that are often more popular subjects for volunteer projects, but if we didn’t have anymore fish not only would we lose dolphins and sharks, but humans would suffer the consequences as well. One particular fish that has a major impact on the ecosystem are salmon. ...

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Volunteering in Costa Rica

Why Costa Rica? “Pura Vida,” a popular saying by the locals meaning “full of life,” is the perfect way to describe the rich experience that volunteering in Costa Rica will bring.  Zip-line through the rainforest, surf crystal blue waters, experience erupting volcanoes, and do a little good in the process. Surround yourself with friendly locals in one of the great eco-tourism capitals of the world.    Know Before You Go Program...

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What is AIESEC?

When talking about internships, work-study, and work placements abroad, AIESEC is a term that comes up a fair bit. But what is it? An internship host organization? A school or something like that?  AIESEC is similar to the European Erasmus program, except it is geared towards developing leadership skills on a more global scale.  AIESEC stands for “Association for the International Exchange of Students in Economics and Commerce...

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Volunteering in India

Why India? Where can you get spectacular Bollywood shows, delicious spicy food, golden sand beaches, snow-capped mountains, sacred cows, and an intense sensory overload? Why it’s India of course, the largest democracy in the world. Volunteering here will give you all of those adventures and allow you to connect with the heart of India: its people. There are options for everyone from home stays to living in a house with other volunteers....

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Choosing the Right Volunteer Program

Making the decision to volunteer is a big one, and there are a myriad of factors to take into consideration. Choosing the right volunteer program is similar to buying a car. There are many options to consider, and you want your experience to be a positive one that will continue to help you in the future and provide you with lots of positive memories. There is no one size fits all experience, and each program has its pros and cons. The sheer ...

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