Directory of Volunteer Organizations

Maximo Nivel

Maximo Nivel offers programs in three of the most beautiful and biodiverse countries in the world--Costa Rica, Guatemala, and Peru. In 2003, Maximo Nivel was founded in Cusco, Peru as a high-quality educational institute with an emphasis on teaching expertise. Since then, Maximo Nivel has grown into a leading social enterprise in the Americas offering education, language, and cultural programs. Our success is based on our commitment to quality and the highest level of client service possible...

Meaningful Volunteer

Meaningful Volunteer is a 100% non-profit volunteer placement organization founded in 2008.

Mera Parivar India

Mera Parivar strives to bring education to underprivileged children, to empower young girls and women, and facilitate sustainable livelihoods. We focus on education, skill building and income generation. After over five years of its ... continuously striving to enhance capacity and developed human resources of these neglected and forgotten population , Mera Parivar today has skill building for income generation centres for women, basic formal education for children ...

Moroccan Center for Arabic Studies

MCAS is a community center in the Medina of Rabat. We are a study center for local and foreign students. In our efforts to assist both the local community as well as foreign students, we seek out volunteering positions around the neighborhood and greater metropolitain area. This makes for a wholesome learning and immesrsive experience, classroom time + active involvement with local citizens and issues.Its not required that our volunteers study with us, nor that our students volunteer; yet we...

Nexos Voluntarios

NeVo is a non-profit organization supported by the Inter-American Development Bank that seeks to promote the development of Peru through social projects in human rights, public health, community development, education, the environment, and business. Our projects benefit from the participation of international volunteers, who contribute skills and knowledge from their respective areas of study.

OGVO Volunteer & Intern Placements in Ghana

Since 2004, Our Generation Voluntary Organisation (OGVO) has been providing safe, unique, meaningful and extremely affordable volunteer and intern programs across the length and breath of Ghana. Whether you're taking a volunteer vacation, a gap year, or on a career break, OGVO has a wide variety of programs ranging from one week to six months to fit anyone's schedule. Our organisation is involved mission works including volunteerism in all fields especially working in schools,...

One World Center


At one of our One World Center locations you will live in teams comprised of other humanitarians from all over the world training to become Development Instructors. You will live in an environment based on community. We grow our food, cook, clean, and run the school as a collective.

As you train to become a Development Instructor you will be challenged to stretch your mind and understanding of the world, while you learn about empowering the poor to...


Jump aboard the Otionos Research Boat (ORB) and join marine biologist Lee Munson in this amazing unforgettable adventure and good cause.  Get up close and personal with these magnificent marine mammals.

Want to know more about Humpback Whales on their breeding grounds? As a volunteer with Otionos you will gain an incredible insight into these animals. Taking part in our ongoing research, volunteers will actively participate in whale research trips, with an aim to gather...

Oyster Worldwide

Oyster Worldwide are a personable and friendly company which has managed many existing projects since 2000. We take great pride in offering gap year and career break volunteering opportunities in 13 countries around the world. With Oyster you can make a genuine contribution to the lives of children, through medical work or teaching, or animals – from small and vulnerable turtles in Costa Rica, to friendly giants like the elephants of Thailand and South Africa.

We are committed to...

P.A.W. Animal Sanctuary

P.A.W. Cat Sanctuary and Humane Society was founded nearly a decade ago to control animal population through sterilization, as well as to conduct humane education throughout the island of Caye Caulker, Belize. P.A.W.'s sister program, Caulker Assisting Animals Through Sterilization (C.A.A.T.S.) was founded later to provide veterinary assistance, mostly to include spaying and neutering, for dogs and cats throughout Chetumal, Mexico.

P.A.W. is directed by Madi...