Volunteer Abroad Blogs

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How the small country of Ecuador is experimenting with innovative immigration policies.

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In the countryside of Spain, Vanessa most unexpectedly finds her roots when she volunteers to housesit.

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A trek through ancient paths provides Vanessa with some much-needed reflection.

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Listen to your teenagers or listen to your gut? Mauricio explains why he's chosen the latter. 

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Why Mauricio is breaking away from the norm and taking his three kids (age 3, 11 and 13) on the trip of a lifetime.

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Vanessa puts away her cell phone and digs into permaculture on a volunteer placement in Spain.

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Sometimes the universe gives you exactly what you need.

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Learning Swahili while volunteering in East Africa serves not only a practical purpose, but also opens doors for new experiences. 

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As Vanessa's departure grows closer, her excitement is being replaced by a new emotion—fear.

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Vanessa is finding peace in her own way, in her own time.

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Enough time to recognize it's prickly and complex; not enough time to fully understand it. A short-term volunteer sizes up her placement in Rwanda.

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As Rebecca's time in India draws to a close, she reflects on what made her volunteer abroad experience worthwhile.
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