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Best Countries for Medical Internships Abroad for Undergraduates 2024

Everyone has a dream job, and there's no secret to it. While my dream job is to travel the world, learn more about places and people, and blog about my adventures, for some people it's working in the medical field, serving others for their well-being. After all, we can't deny ...
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Discover the Best Volunteering Programs in Africa for 2024 – 2025

If you've been thinking of taking a trip abroad to volunteer in 2024, then join us in Africa & make a difference - 'cause we have got a bunch of new & amazing programs there! Volunteering Solutions has been offering the world’s most trusted and affordable volunteer programs in Africa ...
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Top 15 Volunteer Abroad Destinations For 2024

Being a trusted international organization, Volunteering Solutions has been working for the last 17 years with the aim of sustainable development and we are glad to have the volunteers' support in this venture. For those who still haven't experienced the joy and satisfaction of volunteering abroad - it's never too ...
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Best Volunteer Abroad Programs For College Students in 2024 – 2025

If you're a college student seeking an 'Alternative Break' program or taking a gap year to ponder your next steps in life, consider venturing into volunteering abroad. Rest assured, you're not alone in this endeavor. Numerous students worldwide are embracing the altruistic journey of traveling overseas to engage in meaningful ...
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Top 15 Summer Volunteer Abroad Programs For 2024 – 2025

Volunteering abroad endows you with the scope to travel and make a difference. If you've been wondering how to make the most of your upcoming summer holiday in 2024, then we've got something exciting for you. Engaging in volunteer work abroad will not only provide the opportunity to travel and ...
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Top 10 Countries For Short Term Volunteering Abroad in 2024 – 2025

One would surely counter the idea of learning about a country in a fortnight, and rightly so. After all, it is just not possible to understand a nation, which has been established and been growing for centuries, in just a couple of weeks. But who said you cannot brush through ...
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5 Amazing Ways To Make A Difference By Volunteering In 2024

“No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.” - Aesop’s Fables. In today's date, when the world is facing several issues like Climate Change and Global Warming, it's important to be mindful and respect Mother Nature and be responsible for our own actions; to value time and ...
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Best Wildlife Conservation Volunteer Abroad Programs for 2024

When you think about volunteering overseas, it's easy to imagine children in Africa or adults in South America. But there are plenty of opportunities for wildlife conservation volunteers throughout Europe and Asia, too! If you love animals and want the opportunity to help save them from extinction, here are some ...
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All You Need to Know About Volunteering in Ecuador

"Postcard-pretty town centers, waves splashing white-sand beaches, Kichwa villages, Amazonian rainforest, and the breathtaking Andes: a dazzling array of wonders is squeezed into compact Ecuador" - that's exactly how the Lonely Planet describes this breathtaking country. While you might be thinking of Argentina or Brazil when you hear Latin America, ...
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I Migliori Programmi di Tirocinio Medico All’estero per il 2024

Nella data odierna, non c'è niente di più prezioso dell'esperienza diretta sul campo, soprattutto per coloro che operano nel settore medico e sanitario. Volunteering Solutions comprende e valorizza le esigenze del momento, e ha selezionato una serie di Programmi di Eletti Medici convenienti e significativi in sei paesi dell'Asia, dell'Africa ...
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All You Need To Know About Medical Elective Programs Abroad

In today's date, there's nothing more valuable than firsthand work experiences, especially for those who are in the medical & healthcare field. Volunteering Solutions understands and values the needs of the hour, and has curated a bunch of affordable and meaningful Medical Elective Programs across 6 countries in Asia, Africa, ...
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Programmi di volontariato migliori in Africa 2024

Dove puoi fare volontariato in Africa? Con quale dovresti iniziare? VolSol offre opportunità di volontariato in diversi paesi africani, tra cui Kenya, Tanzania, Ghana, Sudafrica, Marocco e Uganda. 1. Volontariato in Tanzania Situata nell'Africa orientale, patria di una fusione di influenze arabe e africane, la Tanzania è famosa per le ...
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A Comprehensive Guidebook About Volunteering in Ireland

What comes to your mind when you think of Ireland? Irish pubs and Guinness? Or rolling hills and tranquil waters? Well, over the years, this European destination has effectively made its place in the heart of travelers - and for someone like me who loves to read, Ireland is home ...
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Le Migliori Missioni Mediche all’Estero 2024

Se sei una persona che sta studiando medicina o sta praticando presso un centro sanitario, forse ora è il momento in cui dovresti uscire e scegliere di servire in un paese in via di sviluppo e lavorare per le persone svantaggiate. Quali sono i requisiti per partecipare a una Missione ...
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All You Need To Know About Medical Group Volunteering Abroad

Over the years, Volunteering Solutions has hosted various medical student groups who showed interest in volunteering and played an important role in supporting the healthcare system in developing countries. Most of these volunteering opportunities typically involve working in public clinics and hospitals where resources and manpower are scarce. We have ...
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Los 5 Mejores Países para el Voluntariado a Corto Plazo en el Extranjero en 2024

Seguramente alguien cuestionaría la idea de aprender sobre un país en tan solo quince días, y con razón. Después de todo, no es posible comprender completamente una nación que ha estado establecida y creciendo durante siglos en solo un par de semanas. ¿Pero quién dijo que no puedes repasar su ...
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How to Plan a Volunteering Trip to New Zealand

A trip to New Zealand is nothing short of a dream coming true! Known to be one of the most underrated destinations, this country has a lot in store for travelers. From the breathtaking views of the Southern Alps to the richness of the Maori culture - New Zealand was ...
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Best Volunteer Opportunities in Madagascar for 2024

When I think of Madagascar, the first things that come to my mind are the huge baobab trees and a pack of ‘not-so-wild’ animals, who experience some serious culture shock when they move from New York's Central Park Zoo to this exotic island! Yeah, I’m talking about the Pixar movie ...
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Group Volunteering Abroad – An Ultimate Guidebook

Not feeling like taking a solo volunteer trip? Want to travel abroad and volunteer with a group? We've got some amazing group volunteering abroad programs. Over the past 16 years, Volunteering Solutions has been dedicated to hosting a wide range of groups, including high school, college, and university students, as ...
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How To Get Cheap Flights For Your Next Volunteer Abroad Trip

When embarking on the exciting journey of planning an international trip, one of the foremost considerations is undoubtedly the flight cost. Securing an affordable flight fare can significantly contribute to making your dream trip a reality. For those who wish to embark on a meaningful volunteer trip abroad, we understand ...
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How to Join Volunteer Abroad Programs as a European?

Are you a European Union citizen looking to embark on a volunteering journey abroad? Are you uncertain about which destination to choose, the necessary prerequisites for volunteering abroad, and safety concerns? Look no further! This is a comprehensive guide for Europeans who wish to take a volunteering trip abroad in ...
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How to Teach Abroad Without a Degree & Best Teaching Volunteer Programs Abroad

Embark on an incredible journey with Volunteering Solutions and play a significant role in educating young minds across the globe. Volunteering Solutions offers a diverse array of volunteer teaching opportunities in Asia, Africa, South America, and Europe. Imagine yourself teaching English to Buddhist Monks in the serene landscapes of Thailand, ...
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How to Find the Best Volunteer Abroad Programs in Europe?

When you think of a holiday in Europe, you must be imagining the glitz and glamour of Paris, the ruins of Rome and the museums of Amsterdam! But have you ever thought how beautiful it would be, to go offbeat and take a volunteer trip in Europe? In a continent ...
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6 Best Volunteer Abroad Programs for Adults Who Want to Make a Difference

Gone are the days when 'volunteering abroad' was just meant for teens and college students keen on building a super strong resume! In today's date, people in their late-20s and early-30s are often stuck in a corporate rat race, seeking a mindful getaway where they can indulge in doing something ...
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Best International Volunteer Opportunities For Solo Travelers

While there are a bunch of travelers who are restless and always up for solo trips, there are others who are skeptical about venturing out alone, yet feel the tickles of wanderlust every now and then. If you are one of those who took the resolution to travel solo in ...
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5 Popular Short Term Volunteering Abroad Destinations 2024

Are you one of those who are super keen to embark on a life-changing volunteering trip but are stuck in the vicious cycle of mundane chores? Well, what if we tell you that now, you can take a volunteer vacation abroad for just a week or two, and contribute towards ...
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How to Volunteer Abroad as a Nurse

Volunteering abroad as a nurse is a great way to make a difference in the world while also gaining valuable experience. It's also an awesome opportunity to travel and learn about different cultures! If you're interested in volunteering abroad as a nurse, read on to find out how you can ...
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Best Volunteer Abroad Destinations for Spanish Speakers and Learners

Volunteering is a great way to improve your Spanish language skills, immerse yourself in a new culture, and make a positive impact on local communities. If you're a Spanish speaker or a learner looking for opportunities to practice your Spanish language while you volunteer, here are some of the best ...

How Volunteering as a Medical Intern in Spain Opens a World of Opportunities

Have you ever considered going abroad to gain invaluable medical experience? If not, you should definitely consider it! Volunteering abroad is a great way to gain international work experience, make a positive impact on a community, and enhance your future career.  If you're looking for a way to push your ...
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What You Must Know before Volunteering Abroad

Volunteering abroad can be a rewarding experience for secondary school and university students and young people looking for productive ways to maximise their 2024 summer holidays.  However, volunteering abroad isn't an opportunity to go sightseeing. From building houses to developing new skills, volunteering abroad offers a learning experience that no ...
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Group Volunteering 101: Why It’s the Best Kind of Travel

If you and your friends are craving adventure and want to explore various places you haven't been to before, going abroad is one of the best things to try. After all, you discover and do things you rarely do in your home country. Furthermore, you learn different things, such as ...
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5 Essential Tips on Packing for a Volunteering Trip

If you're planning a volunteering trip, congratulations! You're about to embark on a rewarding experience that will make a difference in the lives of others. But before you head out the door, you'll need to pack your bags. What you pack will depend on where you're going and what you'll ...
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The Biggest Gap Year Mistakes And How to Avoid Them

Gap Year Abroad is a great opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of your future goals and values and experience some never-before-seen travel destinations. However, they can also be a time of massive mistakes and missed opportunities. The following are some of the most common gap year mistakes that students ...
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Top Reasons to Volunteer in Ecuador

Volunteering in other countries is a great way to gain new skills and knowledge while also helping those in need. Not only will you be able to make a difference in the lives of others, but you'll also get to immerse yourself in a new culture and learn more about ...
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Best Places to Volunteer Abroad in 2024

When it comes to traveling abroad, we all get super excited thinking about the new land we'll get to visit and all the amazing places we'll explore. But for once, think how wonderful it would be when you choose to volunteer abroad during your next trip and make a difference ...
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How to Prepare for Interning Abroad – Part 1

An internship is a great way to gain experience in your desired field and make connections in the industry. It can be difficult to land a good internship, but it's worth it to put in the effort. Once you have an internship on your resume, you will be much more ...
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4 Reasons to Make Costa Rica Your Next Volunteer Destination

No matter what your skills or background, there are always ways you can help out and make a difference in your community. Volunteering is a great way to give back and can be extremely rewarding. Once you do volunteer work, you should also consider where you would go. There are ...
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Top 5 Reasons Why You Should Volunteer Abroad as a Teacher

There are many reasons why you might want to volunteer abroad as a teacher. Maybe you’re interested in exploring new cultures and communities, or perhaps you want to make a difference in the lives of others. Whatever your motivations, teaching abroad can be a hugely rewarding experience. Here are some ...
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Fantastic Reasons to Pursue International Medical Internships

You might want to consider a medical internship abroad for many reasons. Perhaps you want to gain experience in a new country, learn a new language, or broaden your horizons.  Whatever your reasons, there are many great opportunities available for medical interns abroad. Medical internships abroad are a fantastic opportunity ...
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Why Animal Volunteering Is Such a Rewarding Experience

Volunteering with animals can be an incredibly rewarding experience. Not only do you get to help care for and protect some of the most vulnerable members of our society, but you also get to form close bonds with the creatures you're helping.  Animal volunteering can take many different forms, from ...
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5 Reasons To Volunteering Abroad With Children is So Worthwhile

Volunteering abroad in a childcare capacity is a rewarding experience that can be life-changing for you and the children you work with. Even if you are not a professional social worker, you can give children the love and attention they need. Most of these children have suffered severe hardships in ...
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Why Consider a Gap Year and How to Make the Most Out of It

Gap years are gaining popularity, especially among high school graduates and college students. This is a period usually lasting one year, in which a person does not attend a school or work but instead focuses on other activities. These activities include travel, volunteering, internships, and other personal pursuits. Read on ...

Why You Should Consider Internship in Peru

An internship is a job that medical students often do to gain experience in the medical field. Internships are important as they allow students to learn in a challenging but safe environment. A medical internship provides an opportunity to develop yourself both personally and professionally. If you want an extra ...
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6 Great Reasons to Come Forward and Volunteer in India

Volunteering is a great way to give back to the world, and there are many different ways to do it, as well as places to offer your time and effort. If you've never been to India, you should add it to your list. India has something for everyone, whether you're ...
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Volunteering Experience With VolSol: Here’s What Our Amazing Volunteers Had To Say

Your journey is all about the experiences - and we know how much it matters to you! Over the years, we’ve been hosting people from different parts of the world - who came with us to the remotest corners of the Earth and touched lives in the most wonderful manner ...
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Why It’s Worth Volunteering Abroad in Your Gap Year

Volunteering abroad is a great way to see the world, meet new people, and make a difference in the lives of others. It's also a great way to take a break from your everyday life and learn new skills, so why not take this time to make the most of ...
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Why You Should Consider a Medical Internship Abroad

An internship overseas used to be viewed as a luxury that was only accessible to those with the time and resources to afford it. But now, any medical student can have an international medical internship because of grants and scholarships from institutions and charitable organisations. Internship programmes also work with ...
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Top Alternative Winter Break Volunteer Abroad Programs in 2024

"Because the people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones who do." - Steve Jobs. Have you been wondering where to travel this winter and make the most of your Christmas Break while doing something different yet meaningful? Well, my friend, you should ...
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This Is Why You Should Volunteer in Bali

Volunteering in Bali is a fantastic experience where you can immerse yourself in the Balinese, soak in the clear waters, and feel like you’re living the dream. Volunteer vacations are the newest craze and a wonderful way to travel while also helping others. Indeed, this kind of activity is perfect ...
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The Incredible Benefits of Volunteer Sports Teaching Abroad

Volunteer teaching or coaching is a great way to get fit and give back to your community. You can use your knowledge and passion for fitness to help others reach their fitness goals. In addition to getting fit yourself, you can make a difference in someone else's life. Volunteers who ...
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Top Reasons Why You Should Intern in Australia Part 2

This is the second part of a two-part article. If you have not read the first part, check it out first. Now that you are more familiar with some of the most common reasons why you should intern in Australia, below are more reasons to do so. Keep reading below ...
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Top Reasons Why You Should Intern in Australia – Part 1

This is the first in a two-part article. Check out the second part after reading the first part below. Have you been seeking a place to conduct your internship? Well, what better place than Australia? For some, Australia may not be the first place they think of, while others may ...
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5 Great Wildlife Conservation Volunteering Abroad Opportunities

Volunteering to take care of all kinds of wildlife and help out with conservation is a great way to help them while also having fun and observing unique creatures. Animals in shelters or in the wild need help with conservation and general care, and volunteers can provide this. The objective ...
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5 Ways You Can Ease Reverse Culture Shock When Traveling

Reverse culture shock is a feeling of disorientation that can occur when you return to your home country after living in another country.  This can be caused by the sudden change in your surroundings, the people you interact with and the way you are expected to behave. Reverse culture shock ...
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Animal Volunteer Opportunities Abroad: 6 Types to Try

Animals are essential in our lives, and the balance of our ecosystem depends on their presence. No matter their shape and size, they can steal a person’s heart. If you want to work with animals as a career or give time to something you’re passionate about, you should consider animal ...
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Can Animal Volunteering Bring You a Connection with Nature

Volunteering allows people to form closer bonds with animals, which also helps them engage more with nature. Along with this, wildlife volunteering abroad or locally also helps them to gain a unique experience that has a variety of additional benefits, ranging from relieving stress to improving physical health. As the ...
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What Are the Benefits of Medical Volunteer Projects Abroad?

Contrary to popular belief, medical students don't study to earn much money. Many of them study because they want to help others. When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, doctors and nurses worldwide made great sacrifices to help patients and others in need. Today, if you're a doctor or health professional, you ...
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Ways to Know if Your Medical Mission Trip Is Worth It

How do you know that the medical mission you were in was ethical and safe? This basic checklist will help you determine the organization's ethical quality. If the answers are vague or non-existent, that organization isn't worth your time or money. 1. How Is the Organization Structured You need to ...
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Essentials of International Medical Internships: Before You Apply

With International Medical Internships, striving med students can expand their horizons and take their education, experience, and expertise to the next level by doing a medical internship abroad.  As a result of a constantly changing, evolving health system, we have to stay on our toes to find a place in ...
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The Best Places for Short-Term Volunteer Programs Abroad

Are you taking a break from school or work and don’t know what to do with your time? Maybe, you should consider volunteering. Volunteering does not only look good on your resume, but it also gives you opportunities and experiences like never before. Plus, it is all done for a ...
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Valuable Pieces of Advice to Become an Effective Volunteer

Volunteering is a meaningful and fulfilling endeavour that an individual can pursue. With the countless volunteering opportunities available, it is just a matter of choosing a cause that personally interests you.  Being a volunteer is a wonderful way to give back to the community. While it is fulfilling, it is ...

Best Ways To Volunteer Abroad With Animals Today

Have you ever thought of volunteering abroad in an animal shelter? If you love animals, then you should definitely do it. Volunteering is not only beneficial for animals but for humans as well. Here are some things you need to know. The Popular Ways to Volunteer Abroad For Animals Do ...
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What Are the Primary Duties of a Volunteer at a Daycare Centre?

Are you looking for ways on how to use your time right and still contribute to the community? Why not consider a daycare centre in need of volunteers? Join a program where children, parents and caregivers will benefit from your company. Using your spare time to attend to the needs ...
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5 Ways How Overseas Volunteer Work Can Boost Your Resume

Summer is the perfect time to do many activities because it allows for more flexible schedules. When you travel abroad, you can do many activities, such as visit famous landmarks and try local cuisine. However, your activities aren't limited to these because you can also engage in volunteer work. Volunteering ...
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What You Should Know About Medical Volunteering Abroad

Many people who work in the medical industry do so because they want to be able to help people who are sick. The problem is that job satisfaction in the industry is also decreasing, especially since the pandemic started. Some are getting exhausted, while others are simply looking for a ...
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How You Can Make the Most of a Childcare Volunteering Program

It can be pretty exciting to be a part of a childcare volunteering program. You might get a little nervous, too, especially if this is your first time. Don’t worry because that’s completely normal. After all, you never know what you truly expect. Of course, our team at Volunteering Solutions ...
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Answering a Higher Calling: Why Volunteer as a Teacher

We are told to seek something higher than ourselves. It does not necessarily mean that you will look for religion or a spiritual experience, but you can get a natural high from helping others. There is no nobler purpose than volunteer teaching. Just think of how many people could benefit ...
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Essential Things to Know about Volunteering with Children

It’s one thing to say that you want to change the world, but something else entirely to do something about it. People who dedicate their time to volunteering demonstrate selfless devotion to their community. You can bet that you’re making a lasting difference in the lives of others. Of course, ...
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Top 6 Reasons to Apply for an Internship in Thailand

Are you planning to explore an internship opportunity or volunteer abroad? You should consider applying for a program in Thailand. Thailand is one of the best destinations; it’s not just a fantastic vacation spot! Numerous international companies in all industries have a presence in Thailand, so you can get the ...
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3 Benefits of Volunteering That You Have to Know About

There's a good chance that you will find plenty of volunteer opportunities right in your own backyard, whether they're focused on your community or globally oriented. And remember, it's not just about expanding your horizons; it's about helping someone else. As interconnected as the world is today, it's hard to ...
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5 Amazing Skills You Can Learn Just by Volunteering

Some of us might think that volunteering is plain hard work with no money in return for our efforts. However, those involved in volunteer organisations or activities might disagree. Voluntary work is not always financially rewarding. In fact, you gain many benefits, aside from leaving a valuable mark by helping ...
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The Importance of Medical Volunteering & Its Benefits

Medical volunteering is an important part of healthcare. It is a responsibility that we all must take on to improve the field of medicine globally. When a physician—a highly trained and specialized professional—volunteers to lend their time, knowledge, and expertise to communities in need, it has a remarkable impact on ...
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5 Reasons to Volunteer in India Now

When you volunteer to help others, you don't need a reason. You touch other people's lives, untangle their difficult situations, and help them believe in the world's goodness. No matter how small your step is, when you volunteer, you can significantly impact the lives of people who need your help ...
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Volunteering Abroad 101: 7 Mistakes You Should Avoid Doing

People learn a lot from making mistakes, but sometimes, they are simply too costly. For instance, when you volunteer abroad, some mistakes can ruin your experience and may offend others. If you want to ensure that you do volunteering right, here are some mistakes you should stay away from. 1 ...
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4 Tips You Can Follow To Discover The Perfect Internship

You might think that planning for a job next year while still in the middle of this year is still too early. However, hunting for opportunities is something that's never too early to do. Why? The earlier you start, the better the opportunities you'll find! That said, if you're looking ...
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5 Amazing Reasons Why You Should Consider Volunteering

Volunteering is a unique experience, a place where you can make memories that you’ll carry with you for the rest of your life. However, to make the most of your time, you should pick the right venue to volunteer—a place that also meets your goals, personality, availability and interests. Are ...
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4 Tips to Consider for Your First Volunteering Trip

If you’re thinking of volunteering overseas, you’ll want to be sure you’re investing your time and money in an organisation that is high quality. Unfortunately, there are a lot of organisations that do more harm than good. No one wants to be a part of an organisation like this, and ...
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4 Benefits of Volunteering in a Hospital Abroad

Volunteering in a hospital can be one of the most enjoyable ways to prepare yourself for a career in the health care field, and it can also help you gain an edge over other candidates when you are seeking a job. It can help you to better understand the roles ...
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5 Benefits of Volunteering in Building Vital Career Skills

Volunteerism is a trait most people do not get to practice or experience. But through volunteering programs, being a volunteer in another country abroad became an excellent way to extend help to other people in need. However, since volunteering is providing service without waiting for anything in return, most people ...
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Tips to Consider Before Making Your First Volunteering Trip

If you're thinking of volunteering overseas, you'll want to be sure you're investing your time and money in a responsible and high-quality organisation. Unfortunately, the market is flooded with volunteer initiatives that cause more harm than good. No one wants to be a part of a program like this, and ...
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Making a Difference by Volunteering in the Post-Pandemic Times

“Remember that the happiest people are not those getting more, but those giving more.” ― H. Jackson Brown Jr. Are you in college and wondering what to do so that you can stand out in life? Or maybe feeling a bit too adventurous to ditch the regular path and do ...
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Choose To Volunteer For Elephants During Your Gap Year In Asia

It may come as a surprise to many, but elephant volunteering is a highly popular gap year activity. High school and college students, as well as animal welfare enthusiasts, look for opportunities abroad to work for the conservation of wildlife, especially for these gentle giants. Asia (mainly the South and ...
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Celebrate Earth Day By Volunteering For Environmental Conservation Programs

“The Earth is what we all have in common.” —Wendell Berry. Earth Day is an annual event celebrated on April 22 to demonstrate support for environmental conservation and protection. It was first held on April 22, 1970.  A major shift happened in the year 1990 when Earth Day gave a ...
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Everything You Need To Know About Corporate Volunteering Abroad

Before we go deeper into why Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is important in today's date and the impact that Corporate Volunteering can make in society, we need to understand what CSR actually is. Well, to put it in layman's terms - CSR is not just an act of philanthropy, but ...
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Here Are The Best & Safest Volunteering Destinations Abroad For Solo Travelers

So, you're thinking of setting out for your first solo adventure trip abroad! Let me tell you this, it's gonna be the best chapter of your life for sure, but I also know that it's not quite easy to step out of your comfort zone and go to a distant ...
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Reasons Why You Should Choose To Volunteer In Australia

To put it in the words of Lonely Planet, "Australia is the unexpected: a place where the world’s oldest cultures share vast ochre plains, stylish laneways and unimaginably blue waters with successive waves of new arrivals from across the globe." This Continent in the South is a treat for travelers ...
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10 Best Volunteer Abroad Tips That You Must Know

When you think of taking a break from your regular life, the obvious choice in most cases is to go for a vacation and chill out for a few days. It usually helps in unwinding our mind, relaxing our body, and fills us with energetic vibes that eventually encourage us ...

Plan My Gap Year – Let Us Help You Plan Your Gap Year For 2024

In today's date, when the level of competitiveness is on the rise and people are constantly trying to achieve higher goals, it has become quite common that they reach a state of saturation and seek peace from traveling to new destinations, experiencing offbeat stuff, and doing things that they’ve never ...

Best Alternative Spring Break Volunteer Abroad Programs For 2024

To put it in the words of Leo Tolstoy, “Spring is the time of plans and projects.” Winter is almost here, and Spring isn't far behind. You might be stuck with thoughts about what to do during those 2 weeks of your break! Just imagine how wonderful it can be ...
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Everything You Must Know About Winter Break Volunteer Programs Abroad 2024

You've already wasted a lot of time dreaming about traveling to your favorite destination, but this entire Corona Pandemic has spoilt all your plans, we know! You thought several times about volunteering abroad, but for some reason or the other, your plans always got scrapped. Now, you have another golden ...
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Reasons To Join An Online TEFL Course In 2024

There is a huge difference between being fluent in English and teaching it as a foreign language. There are certain hacks and tricks that one needs to master, in order to be an efficient English teacher. And in the last few years, there has been a rise in the demand ...
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International Volunteering Day: Win A FREE Trip To A Secret Destination!

We are putting well on the map. Literally! December 5th is ‘International Volunteering Day’ and, to celebrate, we’re offering someone the opportunity to spend two weeks on one of our incredible volunteering programs - for free. The twist? The location is a complete secret and won’t be revealed until after ...
An Open Letter To Those Who Plan To Volunteer Abroad

An Open Letter To Those Who Plan To Volunteer Abroad

To the one who's planning to travel & volunteer abroad, You're awesome, and you gotta know that! And here's my heartfelt gratitude (and immense respect) for signing up for something that isn't very common. Thank You - for deciding to share a hand of help and some love with those ...
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10 Steps To Become A Volunteer For A Wildlife Conservation Project in 2024

If you’re the kind who’s always glued to the wildlife shows on the TV, it’s time to get up off your couch and get on a plane, to be a volunteer for a conservation project! Come to take a walk on the wilder side and bring along your zingy energy ...
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Make Your Summer Break 2024 The Most Memorable One Ever!

"I know what you did last summer!" - Ah, well, just kidding! The pandemic literally kept us all indoors and we could barely enjoy the Summer of 2024! Now that winter is knocking on the doors and summer is just around the corner, you must also be wondering what new ...
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Where Are Volunteers Needed? Start Planning for 2024, Now!

For travelers like us, who are always craving to beat the mundane and aspire to see new places across the world while helping meaningfully as volunteers, this entire period of lockdown has been pretty tiresome. I've been contemplating when I can book another flight ticket and wake up in a ...
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Where To Travel & Volunteer In Europe In The Post-Pandemic Times?

The Coronavirus had put a pause to all our traveling! Back in March 2020, the European Commission recommended the Member States to shut down all EU ports of entry for non-EU/Schengen nationals as well as put a pause to cross-country travels. However, while restrictions will still prevail - more or ...

Nepal Is Reopening For International Travelers: Ready To Volunteer In Nepal?

If you have been dreaming of spending a few days in this Himalayan nation, gazing at the snow-clad peaks, gorging on delicious momos, and volunteering for a meaningful cause, serving the Nepalese society, then now is the time to plan and make things work. After two years of nearly zero ...

Where Can UK Volunteers Travel Abroad Right Now?

For a good chunk of 2021, Brits were totally forbidden from holidaying abroad. But as the UK continues to reopen, the country has finally lifted its blanket ban on foreign leisure trips. If you're a citizen of England, then you'd be delighted to know that the Brits are now allowed ...
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Why Should You Travel & Volunteer In Greece In 2024

To put it in the words of Lonely Planet, "Greece is ancient sun-bleached ruins piercing blue skies, the balmy Aegean lapping an endless coastline and a culture alive with passionate music, wonderful cuisine, and thrill-seeking activities." A country of dreams, Greece never fails to finds its place on every traveler's ...

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