1-2 Week Volunteer Programs

2513 1-2 Week Volunteer Abroad Programs

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Short on time? International Volunteer HQ (IVHQ) is the world's leading volunteer travel organization, providing affordable, safe and responsible volunteer programs in over 30 different destinations around the world with programs available from 1 week to 24 weeks.

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Love Volunteers has been trusted by thousands of volunteers to travel abroad and immerse themselves in new cultures, whilst providing help where it is really needed. Join us on an affordable, safe and responsible 1-2 week voluntary service project for a truly memorable experience! Check out our exciting program options!

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This project takes place in beautiful Cape Town, South Africa, the oldest city in the country. From the iconic Table Mountain to the magnificent Cape beaches, this city has it all. This project is an adventure club for 12-14 year old children focused primarily on extramural surfing and swimming lessons. The adventure club provides children with a valuable opportunity to take part in a rang...

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GVI

Renowned for friendly people and a relaxed pace, Laos is a perfect place to visit for volunteer travel, and teaching monks could be a great and rewarding way to spend your time while you are there. Many rural boys move to urban areas to ordain as Buddhist monks for low-cost living and for the opportunity of an education. You will teach English to the monks at Wat Siphoutthabat School in Luang P...

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Nepal is the Himalayan Kingdom known as the land of the Mount Everest and the birthplace of Lord Buddha. Located on the southern slopes of the Himalayan Mountains, it is as ethically diverse as its terrain of fertile plains, broad valleys and the highest mountain peaks in the world. It is a land of sublime scenery, time-worn temples and some of the best hiking trails on the earth. It is rich i...

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Volunteer in Cape Town and join this meaningful project where you will provide a safe and nurturing environment for children, and empower children and youth through education and life skills. Physical activity drastically decreased amongst children after Physical Education was removed from the school curriculum in South Africa. As a fundamental part of youth development sport and physical ...

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Our special spring break volunteer trips are perfect for college students looking for an alternative way to spend spring break this year. Instead of doing the usual spring break routine, you can get off the beaten track and make your break matter by joining one of these specially-designed volunteer projects for students. The Alternative Spring Break Trips are 1-week long, scheduled to coinci...

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The country's ancient medinas, quaint coastal towns, and vibrant spice markets remind you at every turn that you've left the familiar behind. For many globetrotting volunteers, Morocco provides an eye-opening first-hand look into Islam and all of its beautiful and historied layers. With Cross-Cultural Solutions, you can travel to Morocco to experience a remarkable part of the world. As you e...

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Maximo Nivel is a locally based organization in Costa Rica, Guatemala, and Peru. Volunteer abroad—get involved, make an impact, and learn to serve by working at local projects: - Working with Kids - Teaching English - Conservation - Construction - Animal Care - Eco-Agriculture - Medical & Healthcare Since 2003, Maximo Nivel has been a leader in educational travel and stu...

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As a volunteer on this project you will be assisting teachers to teach physical education in the elementary schools in and around San Ramon. uVolunteer works with several elementary schools with the goal of establishing an improved physical education program. The schools have limited resources so you should be creative and self-motivated in order to plan activities. You will work mainly with t...

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Volunteer in the east of Thailand on this elephant welfare project and work with communities that have lived with elephants for centuries. Since the ban on logging and the introduction of machinery, opportunities to work for these communities has become limited and people and elephants often starve. As a result the government has introduced initiatives to use the elephants to encourage ethical ...

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CrossContinental offers affordable intern abroad, volunteer abroad, culture/language immersion programs in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Gain hands-on experience, improve your resume, enhance cultural understanding, and build global network. Stay with a host family for culture and language immersion. Affordable program fees start from only USD180 (accommodation & meals included). These vo...

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By volunteering with the children at the dump, volunteers will get the opportunity to not only participate in one of VFV's most rewarding outreach projects, but will also help contribute to making long term actions to remove more children from working inside Tacloban City Dump. Scavenging for plastics and other recyclable items at the city dump is a grim reality of life for many children in ...

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ELI

Make a difference in Tanzania, Africa! Do you play football? (That’s soccer to you, Yanks!) Do you think sport can transform children’s lives? Share your passion for the beautiful game! * As an ELI football-loving volunteer, you’ll join impassioned international organizers and other volunteers who believe that soccer - and sport in general - is an effective learning tool, a life-enhanc...

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GeoVisions is offering unlimited volunteer placements in Cuba. Program participants can volunteer in Havana with community centers and youth groups. Some of the volunteering includes teaching English. The government in Cuba has started relaxing constraints on its people recently. Cubans are now allowed to engage in private enterprise, own property, and talk to visitors. The lesser constrain...