79 volunteer trips found

Fighting Poverty In India

Fighting Poverty In India

Jaipur Airport, Rajasthan for 8 Days • from $1,380* per person

Operator: Globe Aware

Offered August-December: Globe Aware's new (as of summer 2009) India program is based in Jaipur. Maharaja Jai Singh II, a Kachhwaha Rajput, who ruled from 1699-1744, founded Jaipur, "The Pink City". Built in 1727 Jaipur was the first… more

Exertion level:
3/7
Accommodation:
Simple
Max group size: 12 people
Must form your own group? No

Childcare Volunteering Program In Costa Rica

Childcare Volunteering Program In Costa Rica

Quepos, Costa Rica for 14 Days • from $1,790* per person

Operator: Global Vision International

Offered Year-round: Learn Spanish, experience Costa Rican culture and explore this amazing part of Central America Volunteers will be based in Quepos, a small town on the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica, famed for its National Park, rainforest… more

Exertion level:
3/7
Accommodation:
Simple
Max group size: 10 people
Must form your own group? No

Carnivores of Madagascar

Carnivores of Madagascar

Mahajanga, Madagascar for 13 Days • from $2,595* per person

Operator: Earthwatch Institute

Offered July, August, December: Madagascar’s lemurs are famous the world over, but their rare predator the fosa remains a mystery. One of the most ferocious predators on Earth, the cat-like fosa is actually a large relative of the civets. Seven… more

Exertion level:
3/7
Accommodation:
Basic
Max group size: 16 people
Must form your own group? No

Meerkats of the South African Kalahari

Meerkats of the South African Kalahari

Kuruman River Reserve, South Africa for 14 Days • from $3,895* per person

Operator: Earthwatch Institute

Offered April-September: Cooperative breeding, in which animals help others raise their young, occurs in many animal species. It appears to be common in the Kalahari Desert, where extreme conditions have molded cooperative breeding in meerkats, those inimitable relatives… more

Exertion level:
3/7
Accommodation:
Simple
Max group size: 12 people
Must form your own group? No

South Africa's Scavenger Species

South Africa's Scavenger Species

Johannesburg, South Africa for 12 Days • from $3,295* per person

Operator: Earthwatch Institute

Offered February, May, August, October, November: Despite their traditional bad reputation, brown hyaenas are actually social mammals that live in tight-knit clans, where members will even help suckle each other's young. Like other carnivores and large scavengers, brown hyaenas are suffering from… more

Exertion level:
3/7
Accommodation:
Simple
Max group size: 12 people
Must form your own group? No

Climate Change and Caterpillars in Ecuador

Climate Change and Caterpillars in Ecuador

Quito, Ecuador for 11 Days • Contact provider for price

Operator: Earthwatch Institute

Offered July: Perched on the eastern slope of the Andes above the Amazon basin, the cloud forest of Ecuador hosts thousands of different caterpillar species, and an equally impressive diversity of plants. Caterpillars in Ecuador and elsewhere have… more

Exertion level:
3/7
Accommodation:
Simple
Max group size: 12 people
Must form your own group? No

Cheetah Conservation in Namibia

Cheetah Conservation in Namibia

Otjiwarongo, Namibia for 15 Days • from $4,595* per person

Operator: Earthwatch Institute

Offered February, March, May-August, October-December: Cheetahs can run 110 kilometers per hour, yet they can't run away from habitat loss, a reduced gene pool, and conflicts with humans and their livestock. Namibia is home to the world's largest remaining cheetah population,… more

Exertion level:
3/7
Accommodation:
Simple
Max group size: 6 people
Must form your own group? No

Cuba The Curtain Lifted

Cuba The Curtain Lifted

José Martí International Airport, Havana, Cuba for 8 Days • from $2,100* per person

Operator: Globe Aware

Offered October-December: Although home to more than 11 million people, Cuban culture has been shrouded in mystery to most North Americans because of prolonged economic and political strain between the United States and Cuba. The Care for Cuba… more

Exertion level:
3/7
Accommodation:
Simple
Max group size: 12 people
Must form your own group? No

Angkor Wat, Cambodia: Unconditional Love In Action – Jan 23-Feb 2nd, 2013

Angkor Wat, Cambodia: Unconditional Love In Action – Jan 23-Feb 2nd, 2013

Siem Reap Airport, Siem Reap, Cambodia for 11 Days • from $1,499* per person

Operator: Journeys of the Spirit

Offered January: Join New Thought Minister Rev. David Ault for a profoundly heart-opening spiritual journey of service to Siem Reap, Cambodia – home of the incredible ancient temples of Angkor Wat. To open oneself deeply, to risk feeling… more

Exertion level:
3/7
Accommodation:
Boutique
Max group size: 20 people
Must form your own group? No

Zakynthos Greece Sea Turtle Conservation

Zakynthos Greece Sea Turtle Conservation

Athens, Greece for 14 Days • from $3,495* per person

Operator: inside/out Adventures

Offered June: Your project work will focus on assisting in the construction of a new sea turtle rehabilitation center on the island, monitoring sea turtle nesting activity and a beach clean up. You may have the opportunity to… more

Exertion level:
3/7
Accommodation:
Boutique
Max group size: 12 people
Must form your own group? No

Cambodia Rediscovered

Cambodia Rediscovered

Siem Reap Airport, Siem Reap, Cambodia for 8 Days • from $1,200* per person

Operator: Globe Aware

Offered August-December: Cambodia is one of the most fascinating countries in Southeast Asia. Following years of war and genocide, Cambodia is now a very safe place to visit, and most importantly, extremely needy. The Angkor Wat temple complex… more

Exertion level:
3/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 12 people
Must form your own group? No

Bolivian Andes Orphanage Project

Bolivian Andes Orphanage Project

La Paz Airport, Bolivia for 14 Days • Contact provider for price

Operator: Eco-Librium Sustainable Adventures

Offered Year-round: Two weeks of your volunteer adventure are spent exploring the wonders of Bolivia.  Hike down the famous El Choro trail, visit an animal refuge center, make friends with locals in the Amazon and visit the surreal… more

Exertion level:
3/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 24 people
Must form your own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Teach English Program

Teach English Program

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil for 14 Days • from $2,095* per person

Operator: Volunteer Adventures

Offered Year-round: Volunteer Activitiess        Organize and teach English classes    Read stories to children    Tutor kids in English and math    Assist with meal time    Help organize the library    Assist in administrative tasks more

Exertion level:
3/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 24 people
Must form your own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Coastal Animal Rescue Volunteer Program

Coastal Animal Rescue Volunteer Program

Guayaquil, Ecuador for 14 Days • from $1,440* per person

Operator: Volunteer Adventures

Offered Year-round: Volunteer Activities        Prepare and distribute food to all the animal species sheltered at the center    Keep track of the animals' behavior    Clean the enclosures and exterior areas of the animal habitats    Plant fruits for the… more

Exertion level:
3/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 24 people
Must form your own group? No

Child Daycare Volunteer Program

Child Daycare Volunteer Program

La Ceiba, Honduras for 14 Days • from $1,260* per person

Operator: Volunteer Adventures

Offered Year-round: Volunteer Activities        Teach basic English and computer skills    Organize team games    Help with homework    Help with drawing, coloring, and painting activities    Assist with kitchen and laundry tasks    Help with general maintenance more

Exertion level:
3/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 24 people
Must form your own group? No

Andean Conservation Volunteer Program

Andean Conservation Volunteer Program

Cusco, Peru for 7 Days • from $1,095* per person

Operator: Volunteer Adventures

Offered Year-round: Volunteer Activities        Help reforest land    Help in the daily care and rehabilitation of animals at the local zoo    Create animal inventories    Document and help conserve seed stocks for native farmers more

Exertion level:
3/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 24 people
Must form your own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Horse Rehabilitation Volunteer Program

Horse Rehabilitation Volunteer Program

Cintsa, South Africa for 14 Days • from $1,662* per person

Operator: Volunteer Adventures

Offered Year-round: Volunteer Activities        Feed and visually check all horses    Help treat horses with tick repellant    Assist with grooming and exercise    Clean and maintain tack and equipment    Work with problems or issues unique to a specific horse   … more

Exertion level:
3/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 24 people
Must form your own group? No

Amazon and Galapagos Volunteer Adventure

Amazon and Galapagos Volunteer Adventure

Airport, Ecuador near Quito, Ecuador for 14 Days • from $2,200* per person

Operator: Eco-Librium Sustainable Adventures

Offered Year-round: The Jatun Sacha biological station is a center for field research and education in the tropical rainforest region of the upper Napo river in the Ecuadorian Amazon. The station includes a reserve of 2,000 hectares, of… more

Exertion level:
5/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 24 people
Must form your own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.

Greece: Uniting Cultures Around Animal Welfare

Greece: Uniting Cultures Around Animal Welfare

Athens, Greece for 11 Days • from $2,795* per person

Operator: inside/out Adventures

Offered May: This trip is a rewarding hands-on experience in making a difference in the lives of animals and the people who help them. Despite the conditions that exist for dogs in Greece, you will be uplifted by… more

Exertion level:
3/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 12 people
Must form your own group? No

Community Outreach Volunteer Program

Community Outreach Volunteer Program

Buenos Aires, Argentina for 14 Days • from $1,795* per person

Operator: Volunteer Adventures

Offered Year-round: Volunteer Activities        Prepare food baskets and deliver them to families in need    Cook and serve afternoon snacks or evening meals    Provide day care for young children    Visit the elderly in nursing homes    Organize recreational and/or… more

Exertion level:
3/7
Accommodation:
Comfort
Max group size: 24 people
Must form your own group? Yes (custom departure). Price based on group size.