Volunteer Abroad: Articles, Programs, Blogs, Travel Resources

One volunteer shares tips for interacting with Muslim women while volunteering in Tanzania.
Rebecca reflects on the inspiring people she's met while volunteering in India.
Vanessa is finding peace in her own way, in her own time.
Without a clear path, it's easy to get lost. Vanessa is trying to find her way.
In Tanzania, public transit has its own set of rules. 
Since 1949, Raptim Travel has pioneered humanitarian travel, forging the way for humanitarian organizations to deliver care where it’s needed most.
If you have a penchant for the past and don’t mind a bit of dirt under your nails, diggers are in demand.
Before you check your luggage, check out these two organizations that transport much-needed supplies overseas.
Rebecca shares the key skills that you'll need to navigate life in South Asia.
Why Vanessa is leaving behind her apartment, cat and "good job" to volunteer abroad.
Sign up now and join the Habitat for Humanity Global Village team when it kicks off its 10th anniversary around-the-world-build.
Rebecca discovers the most colourful way to participate in India's iconic festival. 
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