Volunteer And Intern Abroad With Volunteer Global!

Volunteer and intern abroad with us—travel, help community-based programs, and learn more about yourself along the way!

Where Can You Go?

We have a great variety of locally-based programs you can volunteer with--from one week to as long as you'd like. Click on one of the countries below to learn more!

Volunteer Global - Antigua & Barbuda Antigua & Barbuda

Volunteer in Antigua in the Eastern Caribbean! Assist with local nature center and conservation efforts, with information technology and communications needs, and more while learning about the local culture and exploring this beautiful island.

Volunteer Global - Belize Belize

Volunteer in beautiful Caye Caulker, Belize. Through our partner projects on this tropical island, you can volunteer for social networking and blogging, domestic cat sanctuary upkeep and animal care, veterinary assistance, and other local initiatives.


Volunteer in Bulgaria with CorPlus! Through our new pilot programs you’ll receive support and guidance before, during, and after your volunteer trip. When Peace Corps closed in Bulgaria in 2013, the former staff began CorPlus' to take up the mantle and invites you to further its mission to provide sustainable voluntary support to their community-based programs.

Volunteer Global - Costa Rica Costa Rica

Volunteer in tropical Costa Rica! Assist with conservation efforts in one of our partner’s nature refuge or biodiversity parks, or with the North and South National Park services. Or volunteer with the Museum of Contemporary Art and Design or the Association for Human Rights in downtown San José, with agriculture on a guava plantation or botanical garden, and more.

Volunteer Global - Ecuador Ecuador

Volunteer in the Galapagos Islands, Andes region, and other areas of Ecuador! You'll help in providing community development, education, conservation, and other assistance throughout this beautiful country.

Volunteer Global - Ghana Ghana

Volunteer in tropical Ghana! Assist with medical and nursing programs, education and local support for disadvantaged youth, sports programs, environmental awareness and conservation efforts, foreign and culture exchanges and more.

Volunteer Global - Honduras Honduras

Volunteer in Honduras! Assist with general healthcare while participating in language immersion courses to improve both your medical and general Spanish skills.

Kenya Kenya

Volunteer in Kenya! Assist with primary and secondary education programs with the opportunity to participate in local safaris and excursions.

Nepal Nepal

Volunteer in Kathmandu, Nepal! Assist with general duties and education at the Papas Home, an orphanage that also works with local food programs for underprivileged children. Check back for more programs in Nepal coming soon!

Volunteer Global - Nicaragua Nicaragua

Volunteer in Masaya, Nicaragua! In partnership with Casa-Nica, you'll provide voluntary assistance to community-based organizations through teaching English, providing medical assistance in a hospital or clinic, working at the Nicaragua National Zoo, and more.


What Can You Do?

From Agriculture to Zoo assistance, our community-based volunteer programs are ready for volunteers to make a difference while they explore a new country and culture. Click on one of our project types below to learn more!

Volunteer Global - Administration Administration

Collaborate on projects with the San José Museum of Contemporary Art And Design, fill in as interim director for the P.A.W. Cat Sanctuary in Belize, and more with our projects in administration.

Volunteer Global - Agriculture Agriculture

Volunteer with a local farm in Paquera, Costa Rica, assist with organic farming in Ecuador, and more with our agriculture projects.

Volunteer Global - Animals & Wildlife Animals & Wildlife

From domestic cat care to volunteering at the Nicaragua National Zoo, we have amazing projects for you - volunteer at a Belizean cat sanctuary, provide veterinary assistance to baby animals, and more with our animals & wildlife projects.

Volunteer Global - Business Development Business Development

Apply your business and marketing skills to assist in the growth and development of a local industry,start-up venture, or cooperative.

Volunteer Global - Children & Youth Children & Youth

Volunteer to teach or tutor in English, lifeskills education, basic computer skills, and more. Or assist with remedial teaching programs and advocate on behalf of child and youth victims of fundamental rights violations with our children and youth projects.

Volunteer Global - Community Development Community Development

Advocate for human rights, assist with education and learning programs for youth, and other community building projects.

Volunteer Global - Conservation Conservation

Volunteer to promote environmental awareness and educaiton efforts, participate in reforestation efforts, breeding and repopulation programs for endangered species, and more with our conservation projects.

Volunteer Global - Construction Construction

Apply your building, design and renovation skills, assist with gardening and landscaping, and more with our building and construction projects.

Volunteer Global - Education Education

Volunteer with a local school or library and learning center to teach English, lifeskills education, basic computer skills, subject tutoring needs, and more with our education projects.

Volunteer Global - Environment Environment

Volunteer with a national park, biodiversity park or botanical garden, assist with reforestation, and more with our environment projects.

Volunteer Global - Healthcare Healthcare

Participate in one of our externship or residency opportunities. Our healthcare programs allow medical students to intern in rural clinics and hospitals in need, veterinarians and vet technicians to participate in spaying and neutering programs, and more.

Volunteer Global - HIV & AIDS HIV & AIDS

Volunteer in local communities and schools to raise awareness and promote education about HIV and AIDS. Help dispell harmful myths about the disease, discuss the benefits of practicing safe sex, combat social stigmas against HIV and AIDS victims, and more.

Volunteer Global - Information Technology Information Technology

Volunteer with One Laptop Per Child to help repair and deploy laptops in Nicaragua, assist with social networking and blogging in Belize, and more.

Volunteer Global - Language Immersion Language Immersion

Experience the benefits of immersion language learning while exploring a new country and culture with our partner programs.

Volunteer Global - Research Research

Volunteer to assist with community surveying to gauge our partner sanctuary's ongoing efforts in providing education about and support for the humane treatment of animals and other exciting programs.

Volunteer Global - Social Work Social Work

Advocate and educate on behalf of victims of fundamental rights violations, assist with lifeskills education for youth at risk, provide counseling and psychotherapy for disabled individuals with career support and counseling, and more with our social work projects.

Volunteer Global - Special Needs Special Needs

Education specialists, professional counselors, psychotherapists, and general volunteers are needed to assist with a special needs school, provide career support and counseling for disabled individuals, and more with our special needs projects.

Volunteer Global - Trail Building Trail Building

Assist with trail building and maintenance at a national park or botanical garden, improving walking paths and transportation for these developing programs and more with our trail building programs.

Volunteer Global - Women's Groups Women's Groups

Volunteer to assist with political and social issues furthering women's rights, providing counseling and support for victims of sex trafficking and domestic violence, and more with our women's groups projects.