Andre, Olivia and David have chosen schools in New Delhi as a resort instead of beaches and luxury hotels. There they do volunteer work - for which they even pay. They gain valuable experience which can help them later in their careers.
Whether You Are A Small Start-Up Or An International Conglomerate The Benefits Of Employee Volunteering Are Huge. Not Only Does It Positively Affect Employee Retention, It Also Reduces Stress (And Consequently Sick Days), Increases Team Engagement And Spurs Initiative And Creativity
Volunteering Solutions is a complete volunteer travel and placement organization,
with its headquarters in India. They provide exemplary and channelized volunteer
abroad opportunities, which are safe, professional and affordable.
Volunteering under a medical program is one of the most unique ways where you have
the opportunity to share your knowledge in the field of medicine with those from
different parts of the world. Whilst, majority of it remains similar globally, you
are sure to learn something new from the fellow medical volunteer mate from a
Volunteering abroad is a way of traveling that is practiced mostly by gap year students to gain experience of traveling alone, explore new destinations, and witness the various shades of traditions and culture around the world.
One of the leading international volunteer placement organizations, Volunteering Solutions, has announced its new set of projects in the capital city of Kampala, Uganda.The organization is calling out for international volunteers to take part in these programs and travel to make a difference in the society.
At Volunteering Solutions, we provide some tailor made, customized, volunteer programs; and summer volunteering is one of our most popular ones. Mostly it is the students, who have just finished their schools and are about to enter college life, that join this program.
Volunteering abroad during gap year travel is a highly common practice exercised by students and travelers from US, UK and European countries. These gap year travelers are always on the lookout for genuine and meaningful volunteer programs. Mr. Sabharwal, at a young age of 24, conceptualised the idea of bridging this gap and, thus, formed Volunteering Travel Solutions.
Voluntourism’ is a becoming a more common practice among college and high school students, as well as backpackers, looking for a more local travel experience. For many students, like those in their ‘gap year,’ it is their first attempt at a solo trip abroad, especially because volunteer travel is one of the most affordable and safest ways to see the world.
Taking a gap year clears your mind from the societal pressures, and expands your horizon of thoughts. It helps you decide what you’re really good at and what is that one thing you enjoy the most doing.
Sarin Jeghelian and Sevag Demirjian, a couple from Beirut, Lebanon, had a life-changing experience in Nepal working together for the welfare of the poor and underprivileged children. They also got to know a magnificent country in a unique way– like a local.
Volunteering abroad is a concept that is mostly practiced by college and high school
students during their gap year. The concept, however, is not just restricted to
students, but many young adults and senior travelers take up volunteering during
their travel expeditions
I was on my gap year between high school and college and didn’t have anything
planned for the last four months before school started. After two months of napping
and watching every episode of ‘Keeping Up With the Kardashians’ at home, I decided
that it’s enough and I needed to get out of there! So I booked a volunteering trip
to Thailand with Volunteering Solutions
It was in March of 2015 I took a decision that will certainly change my life
completely, making me and letting me see things deep inside of us and we know, but
unfortunately materialism and superficiality of society we cannot see. Clearly at
that time I did not know the impact that would have on me, and feelings that would
develop in the depths of my being. So in May 2015, after difficulties of paperwork,
I began my journey, I went to a new world.
For animal lovers, being surrounded by furry critters all the time is a moment of
absolute bliss. And for those who still don’t know how it feels to work with
animals, give yourself a chance to get closer to them.
One of the most satisfying and productive ways to unite as a family is through
volunteering for any sort of community service projects. Volunteerism also sets a
good example for others to get inspired by your actions.
While volunteer traveling abroad, you get to meet people from various countries, with different social backgrounds and ethics. You would not even realize, but by the end of your program you may have become friends with someone from Australia, or Italy, or Spain, or Germany; well the world is big enough and you got the point.