Volunteer Abroad Blogs

Kaelyn explores the impact of one phrase on her life and Burma's future. 
As Tom bikes closer to Africa, he's startled by his own reliance on stereotypes.
The key to packing for long-term travel? Redefining the role that possessions play in your life. 
Tom is taking a road less travelled, to tell a story that isn't often told.
Steph learns more about the daily lives and hardships of the young people that her charity supports.
As an English speaker volunteering in Peru, Steph steps up her Spanish game.
Volunteering abroad offers a privileged perspective of a country that travel on its own rarely does.
Despite continued incredulity from others, Vanessa insists on wandering the globe. Here's why.
How the small country of Ecuador is experimenting with innovative immigration policies.
In the countryside of Spain, Vanessa most unexpectedly finds her roots when she volunteers to housesit.
A trek through ancient paths provides Vanessa with some much-needed reflection.
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