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Volunteer in China


China: Chengdu, Guilin, Yangzhou

Program Duration

1-2 Years, 2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks, 3-6 Months, 7-12 Months, Summer, Alternative Spring Break


See website.


• Participants must be at least 21 years old
• Please visit website to download the application form
• Cover letter
• Résumé/CV
• $300 non-refundable application fee
• Supplementary application materials due after provisional acceptance


  • English

Cost in US$:

$575 (1st week of orientation); $485-$755 (each additional week); *Location and project dependent

Cost Includes:

  • Food
  • Housing
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support
  • Medical insurance
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • Registration fees
  • Written materials pre-departure

Program Fees Include:

• API advisor to assist you with all pre-departure needs, including visa assistance, and liaise with partner throughout program
• Airport pick-up / arrival assistance
• Housing (You will live in shared volunteer housing at your site.)
• Meals (3/day Mon-Fri; 2/day Sat-Sun)
• Medical, Life, and Travel Insurance
• On-site program orientation/training (1st week)- Feng Yan (July/August) - Gongcheng (rest of year)
• On-site support from partner and host agency

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Animal Welfare
  • Childcare & Children
  • Conservation
  • Education
  • Orphans
  • Teaching
  • Tutor
  • Wildlife
  • Youth
  • Youth Development

Age Range


This Program is open to

American, Canadian, Australian, South African, Kiwi, British and Irish Participants. This Program is also open to Families, Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Group living

Participants Travel


Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Written Application
  • Resume

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network