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    Featured Trip

    Celebrate a different Christmas and New Years with us in Laos!!

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World Volunteer offers exiting volunteer opportunities in Laos.

In cooperation with our trusted partner organizations we provide opportunities for English teaching, health improvement programs, small business development programs and much more.

Laos is a fantastic country to live in and the Laotians are very friendly!

Volunteer in Laos...

World Volunteer cooperates with local NGOs in southern India where you can work as a volunteer.

World volunteer in cooperation with Women’s Education for Development Trust’s (WED Trust) Travel and Learning Center (TLC) offers volunteer opportunities within education, poverty reduction programs, small business development and health training, mainly targeting women and children.

Read more about our projects in India and how you can get involved as a volunteer.

Volunteer in India...

Learn about challenges, Participate in solutions - in India

The World Volunteer team would like to say welcome home to one of our volunteers, Mr. Abishek,  who has been volunteering in incredible India this summer. Here you can read about some of his experiences and thoughts of the trip.

read moreAugust 10, 2012  |  jessica1  |  India  |  0 comments

Stories from our travellers


I´ve learnt to be more open for new cultures and I became a lot more independent during my trip

- Anna Cederlöv, Volunteer 2009

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World Volunteer

There are many reasons to volunteer. Whether to make new friends, to explore new career interests or personal interests, or to build your job skill and your resume, there are various advantages to being a volunteer around the world.

When you volunteer you are giving something back to your community by lending a helping hand to people and organizations. What you may not realize is that volunteering also benefits you as an individual.

There are many good reasons to get involved in the community, including learning something about yourself.You can also enrich your education and increase your self-confidence, all the while having fun and making a meaningful difference in other people’s lives.

This is what being a world volunteer is all about.

Many people who volunteer do so outside their own country in order to learn about other cultures and people. This brings with it benefits like learning how other people live and even learning a new language.

World Volunteer takes you
around the world

Above all, volunteers who travel the world aid those in need with skills and resources that can improve their standards of living. As a world volunteer, and depending on the area that you are specialized in, you can impart knowledge as well, in areas such as teaching, especially English, as well as giving people skills to use the resources around them to bring in an income.

While monetary donations do help, many people around the world need volunteers who can give of their time and skills. This can include specialties in areas such as education, medicine, and manual labour that can include building infrastructures such as homes, schools, libraries, and hospitals.

Be a World Volunteer

Being a member of the World Volunteer team can also the benefit you in a number of ways. You get to meet a variety of new people, which can help you feel happier, more connected and give you the opportunity to meet more people like yourself with similar interests. So start a journey full of fun, adventure and self-discovery, while giving back at the same time.

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Volunteer Trips

By going on volunteer trips, you make a positive difference to the lives of others on a much more intimate level, by donating your time, energy and experience.

At the same time, you get to experience different lifestyles and ways of living, while also interacting with diverse kinds of people who will be positively affected by your skills and aid.

When you take part in volunteering activities, you can give of your skills in various fields that can include helping children, animals, or in specific industries such as agriculture. Many people in the countries you visit need assistance in sustaining their lifestyles and increasing their standards of living.

Your Volunteer Trip Matters

Your time and efforts make long-term impacts on how they will live their lives and provide for future generations. By helping build infrastructure or even simply teaching English, you give others new skills and information that can help them become self-sufficient and more independent. Volunteer trips give you so much more in return as well.

Volunteering outside of your own community can get out of your usual routine and experience a culture that’s often different from your own. It gives you the opportunity to interact with different cultures, see different surroundings, and even learn new skills such as a new language and new ways of doing things.

While your goal is to share your knowledge and skills, those whom you’re helping may also impart their knowledge and skills onto you. This can be a rewarding experience because you will be able to learn new things that can also affect the way you live and perceive the world around you.

Book Your Volunteer Trip

Being a part of World Volunteer gives you a new outlook on what you can do to change the world. Volunteer trips can also help you develop your personal skills and attributes.

This can include increasing your self-esteem and self-confidence, participating in new activities, developing new contacts, working in areas that suit your interests and skills, and the opportunity to gain valuable experience that can help your career as well as your personal development.

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