Tag Archives: volunteer programs

Don’t Miss These Unique Gifts for Travelers!

Feature - Friday, 11 December 2015 - Comments Off on Don’t Miss These Unique Gifts for Travelers!

lonely planet discount

  Are you looking for a unique gift idea this holiday season? Look no further! The GoAbroad Foundation, in conjunction with PrizeAid, has launched a campaign that allows entrants to support our community development projects around the world AND get a free 6-month subscription to Babbel language learning app, 35%…

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Announcing the Win the World: Australia & New Zealand Winner!

Feature - Tuesday, 8 December 2015 - Comments Off on Announcing the Win the World: Australia & New Zealand Winner!

Each year GoAbroad.com, STA Travel, and several other sponsors offer travelers a chance to Win the World! This fall, in conjunction with STA Travel (and Air New Zealand), GoEco, Stray New Zealand, Loka, and Homestay.com, we offered our community the chance to win a once in a lifetime adventure to…

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Hear From An Alum: Volunteering in Cape Town

Feature - Thursday, 19 November 2015 - 2 Comments

Sponsored by African Impact Wondering what it’s like to volunteer in South Africa? Here’s a first hand account from Lucy, an African Impact alum who volunteered in Cape Town! I arrived in Cape Town for my volunteer adventure with African Impact and was surprised by how familiar the weather was to…

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4 Unique Volunteering Opportunities in Africa

Feature - Monday, 2 November 2015 - Comments Off on 4 Unique Volunteering Opportunities in Africa

wildlife photography

Contributed by African Impact With countless volunteer programs to choose from, it can be a challenge to find something really unique — a program that gives you the opportunity to make a real and vital impact in lesser frequented areas, while also gaining life experience & memories that are truly…

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The Girl Impact – Gender Equality In Africa

Feature - Friday, 23 October 2015 - Comments Off on The Girl Impact – Gender Equality In Africa

The Girl Impact

We recently had the pleasure of meeting with our friends at African Impact in Cape Town, South Africa and were delighted to learn about a great initiative they’re starting called The Girl Impact. We wanted to learn more, so we sat down with Michelle Proctor to discuss further. What is The Girl Impact? The Girl Impact…

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Announcing the Win the World South America Winner!

Feature - Tuesday, 19 May 2015 - Comments Off on Announcing the Win the World South America Winner!

In early May 2015, GoAbroad chose a winner for the Win the World South America Contest in which volunteer programs in Peru, Argentina, and Brazil were included, as well as flights from STA Travel. We couldn’t be more pleased to have chosen Alicia Harris, a recent graduate of Alabama State…

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Will Ecuador be THE destination for Meaningful Travel in 2015?

Feature, News - Sunday, 1 February 2015 - 1 Comment

All You Need is Ecuador

Thanks to the Super Bowl, it just might! Ecuador is not only making a big push for tourism, but they’re making history with their scheduled advertisement for Super Bowl Sunday.

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Win the World & Volunteer With IVHQ in Cusco, Peru!

Feature, News - Tuesday, 27 January 2015 - 1 Comment

IVHQ Construction Renovation Volunteers

Today we bring you a feature as part of GoAbroad and STA Travel Win the World Contest, in which it could be YOU who wins the trip of a lifetime to South America to explore Peru, Brazil, and Argentina. This incredible trip also includes airfare from the United States to all three countries and back,…

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Win the World & Volunteer With Connect-123 in Buenos Aires!

Feature, News - Tuesday, 20 January 2015 - Comments Off on Win the World & Volunteer With Connect-123 in Buenos Aires!

Connect 123 WTW Feature

Today we bring you a feature as part of GoAbroad and STA Travel Win the World Contest, in which it could be YOU who wins the trip of a lifetime to South America to explore Peru, Brazil, and Argentina.

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Ring In the New Year At Victoria Falls

Feature, GoAbroad Contributor - Tuesday, 14 October 2014 - Comments Off on Ring In the New Year At Victoria Falls

Lauren Waterfield

Spend your winter break volunteering in Africa, walking with lions and doing an incredible elephant-back safari; and make it a New Year’s Eve to remember by ringing in 2015 under the African sky!

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