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Bolivia: Cochabamba, Rural Areas; China: Beijing, Chengde and 2 other cities; Ecuador: Ibarra, Otavalo and 2 other cities; Ghana: Accra, Cape Coast and 2 other cities; Kenya: Mombasa, Nairobi and 2 other cities; Mexico: Guadalajara, Monterrey, Puerto Vallarta and 2 other cities; Nepal: Bhaktapur, Dhangadhi, Kathmandu and 3 other cities; Tanzania: Arusha, Rural Areas; Uganda: Jinja, Kampala, Rural Areas
Fall, Spring, Summer, Winter, Trimester, Academic Year, Throughout the year, May Term
1-2 weeks, 2-4 weeks, 5-8 weeks, 9-12 weeks, 3-6 months (includes high school academic semester abroad), 7-12 months (includes high school academic year abroad), 1-2 years, over 2 years
Typical Duration of Program
You can start any week of the year (with advanced notice).
We provide affordable and flexible international volunteer and internship programs. Our programs offer flexible work schedule and start date, yet are extremely affordable (costs from USD180). Our programs are designed to help local communities while at the same time providing cultural learning and living experiences to our volunteers and interns. We are doing our work with a goodheart. We have great work placements including teaching, healthcare, community work, business coaching, HIV work, care giving, orphanage work, journalism, photography work, animal work, and environmental work.
1) Extremely Affordable
Our program fees start from only USD 180. You simply cannot find a lower price in the industry. Does lower price mean lower quality? Not with us. We aim to provide you the best value you can get in the industry. We provide you with:
* Arrival welcome
* Program orientation
* Work placement
* Accommodation and meals
* 24/7 Hotline for On-Site Support
Most of our partner organizations abroad also provide regular cultural/social activities
2) Flexible Start Dates and Durations
You can start any week of the year with advanced notice. We challenge you to find another organization with more flexible options. The duration can vary from 1 week to 6 months. You may also extend your stay with advanced notice.
3) Customized Programs with Flexible Work Schedule
The programs are customized for you according to your needs. We carefully consider how much you want to work and what areas interest you most. Whether you like to work a lot or a little, we will do our very best to make sure that your program is what you want, not what you are given.
4) Informative and Meaningful Work Placements
These programs help to build up your resume, improve your skills, increase your global awareness and cultural intelligence, and get the experience of a lifetime.
We regularly inspect the programs and make sure they have an impact to the society and worthwhile to our volunteers/interns. We do our best to make you feel needed and make a real difference in the global community.
5) Quality and Friendly Services
Before your arrival in the host country, we provide extremely rapid response to emails and inquiries (within 48 hours).
After your arrival in the host country, we provide you 24/7 hotline for on-site support.
We aim to provide friendly services to make you feel at home. Our outstanding service has a personal touch to it with great attention to your individual needs, and we want you to come as a guest and leave as a friend.
6) Complimentary Services
We give travel advice and help with flight or tour booking free of charge. It is the best and most cost-effective way to see the world. You will feel more like a part of the local society and gain more cultural insight.
Most of our partner organizations abroad regularly arrange cultural and social activities to help you enjoy your time and build friendships abroad.
* Program Prices:
Our fees are the lowest in the industry and extremely affordable. Our program fee starts as little as USD 180. Program fees mainly help us cover the variable costs, such as meals and accommodation. Program fees vary according to the length of your program.
Affordable Intern & Volunteer Abroad Programs
We provide affordable and flexible international volunteer and internship programs in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Our affordable program fees start from only USD180 (accommodation & meals included). The programs are customized with flexible work schedule and start date. We founded the organization with the goal of helping participants to see the world while making a difference. We are doing our work with a good heart. Our programs are designed to help local communities while at the same time providing cultural learning and living experiences to our volunteers and interns.
We have great work placements including teaching, healthcare, community work, business coaching, HIV work, care giving, orphanage work, journalism, photography work, animal work, and environmental work.
* You can apply on your own if you are 18 years or over at the start of the program.
* For these who are 16-17 at the start of the program, it is possible to join if the legal guardian provides permission with signature to waive our liability.
* You must be able to speak English
* Medical placement volunteers/interns must have relevant medical training and certification (to be presented on arrival).
Varies. Please see list below.
Program Length Program Fee USD
1 Week 180
2 Weeks 330
3 Weeks 410
1 Month (4 Weeks) 490
5 Weeks 580
6 Weeks 670
2 Months (8 Weeks) 860
10 Weeks 1050
3 Months 1250
4 Months 1590
5 Months 1950
6 Months 2300
Note: There is a fixed cost of USD290 (enrollment fee) on top of the program fee for all the programs. This enrollment fee helps us cover mainly the fixed costs, such as program inspection, staff salary, and marketing cost.
Total Price = Program Fee + Enrollment Fee
What is included?
* Accommodation and Meals
* 24/7 Hotline for on-site Support
* Arrival Welcome
* Program Orientation
* Work Placement
What is not included?
* International and Local Transportation Costs
* Visa Application Costs
* Medical/Travel Insurance (Optional but Recommended)
Local public transportation costs are very affordable (from USD0.1-0.8 depending on the location). Since accommodation and meals are both included, many participants find USD20 enough for their weekly personal expense, but this figure can vary largely depending on your personal spending habit.
Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Families, Couples and Individuals.
Independently or in Groups
To make extraordinary volunteer and intern abroad experience universally accessible. We do this by providing programs that Make a Difference to the Global Community, Promote Cross Cultural Understanding, are Customized to Your Needs, have Flexible Work Schedule, and yet are Extremely Affordable (with program fees starting from only USD180).
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