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Monica Alarcon

Monica Alarcon Program Advisor

“We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us.”

Monica is a Program Advisor with Projects Abroad, where she helps students plan their ideal volunteering trip overseas. Born and raised in Mexico, she has travelled around the world learning from new cultures while sharing her own. She believes that small constant actions can lead to a meaningful change in the world.

Articles By Monica Alarcon

7 Reasons You Should Volunteer as a Teacher in Ghana Published 08 Dec 2017

Volunteering abroad is always a great decision! Sharing your time and talents with those who need it most on the other side of the world is one of the most rewarding experiences you can ever take part in. We’re sure you’ve heard this before, but there ...