Summer Volunteer and Adventure in the Himalayas - India - Dharamshala, Palampur and Manali
Duration: from 3 Weeks to 3 Weeks
Volunteering India offers an exciting opportunity for the volunteers with a combination of volunteer programs and weekend excursions in beautiful Kangra Valley in Himalayan Mountain Range in North India. Escape the summer heat and join this amazing Summer Program in Palampur - 2013. Palampur enjoys a very tourist friendly climate throughout the year. The summers are mild with occasional showers unlike the hot summers in the plains. This program gives you an opportunity to volunteer in Palampur as well as take part in exciting weekend trips to Dharamsala, Manali and a trekking trip on the Himalayan Mountain Range.
Teach in Bangalore
Duration: from 4 Weeks
Teaching in India as a community school teacher in Bangalore, gives gap year volunteers an opportunity to help children from the poorest backgrounds to learn and develop to their fullest potential. As a volunteer travelling to teach English in India you have an opportunity to make a real difference in Bangalore. There are a number of social and economic factors that keep local children from school, and the very presence of gap year volunteers teaching English abroad, motivates students to attend.
Work with disadvantaged children in China
Duration: from 4 Weeks
Our Projects Abroad Care placement in China offers volunteers the chance to make a real difference to the lives of local children, whilst getting to grips with a new and exciting culture. Projects Abroad works with several kindergartens in and around Chengdu and Shanghai. Volunteers will assist local teachers with all kinds of educational activities, such as arts and crafts, reading and writing.
Call: 0845 344 7562
Volunteer in Colombia with International Volunteer HQ
Duration: from 1 Weeks to 6 Months
International Volunteer HQ (IVHQ), the world's most affordable international volunteer organisation, offers a range of volunteer projects in Colombia, including Teaching, Childcare, Elderly Care, Feed the Homeless and Construction and Renovation.
Over 30’s Teaching & Community Development Program, Cape Town
Duration: from 2 Weeks to 6 Weeks
Your mission on this project is to educate and support disadvantaged and vulnerable children, while helping to uplift the community not only through education, but also through health-care, building projects and sports. Being based in Cape Town, South Africa, voted as one of the top tourist destinations in the world you will have opportunities to enjoy the many restaurants, bars and markets the town has to offer, as well as many outdoor leisure activities.
Gap Year, Volunteer and Travel Programs in India
Duration: from 1 Weeks to 24 Weeks
Volunteering India is the leading volunteer, gap year and travel organisation in India. Our volunteer coordinators in India have more than 8 years of experience successfully hosting more than 3000 foreign volunteers in India since 2004. We work closely with local NGO's in India and partner with many international volunteer organizations providing volunteers meaningful work at the grassroots level where it is much needed. Volunteering India is currently accepting applications for 2013 - 2014 volunteer programs in India.
Volunteer with Disadvantaged Children in Peru
Duration: from 7 Days to 12 Weeks
Volunteer work in Peru and assist at an orphanage in Cuzco, known as the backpacking Mecca of South America and set against the spectacular Peruvian Andes. Volunteer work in Peru is an ideal starting point for first time volunteers and experienced volunteers alike.
Reach Out Plus
Duration: from 4 Weeks to 24 Weeks
Do good and have fun! See enchanting Delhi, visit the Taj Mahal and the City Of Kings - Jaipur on the weekends during your 4 week placement with a reputed organization associated with rehabilitation of street children in Delhi.Get your gap year off to a great start and make a difference.
Team Project and Expedition - Villa Maria Children’s Project, Peru
Duration: from 3 Months to 3 Months
Experience South America away from the tourist trail. learn Spanish in historic Quito, become truly exhausted whilst hundreds of 6-year-old children run rings around you on the football pitch or show your dance moves in ways you never thought possible. Finally, explore parts of South America you'd never find on your own, from Andes to Amazon.
Combine Internship + Volunteering in Ecuador
Duration: from 6 Weeks to 10 Weeks
Winner Best Gap Year Company - Sunday Times. Combine a 6 week internship in either medicine, teaching, care or business based in Quito, Ecuador + 3 weeks of volunteering + 1 adventure week.
Call: 0845 344 7514
Orphan Day Care & HIV/AIDS Education, South Africa
Duration: from 2 Weeks to 8 Weeks
Live within the stunning world heritage site of iSimangaliso Wetlands and provide teaching assistance to vulnerable and disadvantaged children in the village creches of St Lucia in South Africa
Environmental or Community volunteering projects, Borneo
Duration: from 5 Weeks to 10 Weeks
Volunteer Adventure Combo Tours in Africa
Duration: from 2 Weeks to 12 Weeks
You don't have to chose between taking an adventure holiday or volunteering when you sign up to Kaya's amazing multi-country volunteer and adventure combo tours. Travelling across Africa, all our combo tours include a length of stay on at least one volunteer project that you can read more about on our volunteering abroad pages - giving you enough time to make a difference and get the full volunteering experience without compromise. Then when your work is done, explore the wonders of the African wilds with our experienced local guides.
Amakhala Game Reserve
Duration: from 2 Weeks to 12 Weeks
Feel the heartbeat and rhythm of Africa at Amakhala Game Reserve, which has quickly become one of the finest tourist destinations in the Eastern Cape wilderness. It is a malaria free reserve which boasts the accolade of accommodating the Big Five in South Africa. In addition to the king of the jungle, timid leopards, clumsy rhinos, graceful elephants and mystic buffalo make up the big five. In addition, a diverse abundance exploding in a variety of antelope and other species such as giraffe, warthog and cheetah roam the plains which form Amakhala Game Reserve which will provide you with African memories which will last forever. Amakhala’s ethos is one of community support where volunteers get involved in the local Isipho orphanage and contribute by playing games, educating the children and support with the vegetable garden. Volunteers can also contribution through community clean ups and visits to the Amakhala Craft Center.