Volunteer Abroad

Hosting international volunteers requires a considerable amount of time and resources. But does that mean you have to pay to volunteer abroad?
How to find the right overseas volunteer placement that truly benefits everyone involved.
Providing primary healthcare in rural Central America.
Following three months of international travel, I returned to the States in late June to find that my summer had just begun.
In Southeast Asia, volunteers are working to rebuild coral reefs one beer at a time.
Spoiler: Unpacking your overseas experience will be about as interesting to your friends as unpacking your backpack.
Shortly after my return to Copán, one of my dear local friends and colleagues was murdered in cold blood. 
How to communicate your volunteer abroad experience to employers. 
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