Volunteer Abroad in North America

252 Volunteer Abroad Programs in North America

Program fees from $180! Apply now with IVHQ.

Participate in a life-changing volunteer program offered by International Volunteer HQ in North America. Placements, such as Environmental Research and Teaching English, are available only in Mexico. Most participants choose to volunteer for two to four weeks at a time.

Love Volunteers

Experience North America through Love Volunteers cultural immersion and volunteer programs in Mexico. Providing a wide array of philanthropic projects to participants from all over the world, they can anticipate a rewarding educational travel. This program includes placements in Health Education, Teaching English, and Childcare.

Volunteering Programs with Projects Abroad

Help protect the environment and the people of Mexico through international volunteerism with Projects Abroad. Participants from all over the world can perform hands-on service while immersing in the life and culture of the local people. This program includes Turtle Conservation, Arts and Crafts, and Health Care.

GoEco - Volunteer Abroad

Help protect and maintain North America's Marine Conservation efforts through volunteering through GoEco. Volunteers can participate in placement in Mexico at a conservation park. The program includes training and orientation, as well as pre-arranged accommodation.


Adelante International Internships and Study Abroad offers a wide variety of volunteer opportunities in North America. Applicants can choose from an assortment of industries, including English teaching, social work, health sciences, and archeology. Participants begin the program with a two-week intensive Spanish course in the Mexican colonial city of Oaxaca.

ELI-Experiential Learning International

Work in the sun in Mexico with sea turtles and children with ELI - Experiential Learning International volunteer programs in North America. Three programs are available: volunteer in children's homes, in an indigenous community, and in a sea turtle conservation. Participants need to understand and speak basic to intermediate Spanish.


UBELONG is a social venture based in Washington, DC quickly becoming the recognized leader in short-term international volunteering. Without compromising safety, impact or flexibility, we offer the most affordable one week to six month opportunities in Asia and Latin America. We are led by former volunteers, international development professionals and university professors.

Rustic Pathways

Learn about the ancient and modern culture of the North American region through Rustic Pathways international volunteering program. For two to four weeks, participate in meaningful cultural projects including Community Health, Academic Reinforcement, and Youth Development. This program is offered in different states through out the United States.

Volunteers For Peace - Discover the world by volunteering!

Volunteers For Peace is a Vermont non-profit with over 30 years of experience coordinating meaningful international voluntary service opportunities. We offer projects in more than 90 countries for volunteers ages 15 – 99! Find a project and use the coupon “gab14” for a $25 discount on your registration fee today!

Volunteer Programs in North America

Participate in community service projects in North America with Cultural Embrace by API. Partnering with non-profit organizations, Cultural Embrace provides volunteer placements in Mexico aimed at improving the standards of living in the country. Volunteers may engage in opportunities including Orphanage Assistance, Social Welfare Development, and Wildlife Conservation.


Kalani Oceanside Retreat has 2 programs in 2 different locations. Programs are offered in United States and Hawaii (USA)

Child Family Health International

Child Family Health International offers opportunities to those in the health sciences fields to do volunteer work in Oaxaca and Puerto Escondida. Volunteer placements include Community Health, Counseling, Sanitation, and more. Volunteers can explore the beaches of Oaxaca, stroll through the streets of the city, and meet the locals.