Volunteer in Asia

A Guide To

Volunteering Abroad in Asia

READ ARTICLE

 Find Volunteer Programs in Asia Now

Save

This listing has been saved 8 times

Volunteer abroad in Thailand, Madventurer’s original community development project destination. Program participants can assist with the ongoing building of three classrooms at a primary school in a village. They may also help with the building of toilets, coaching a sports team, teaching in a local school, and working with health workers in the hospital. Since 1998, MAD has been working in ...

Save

This listing has been saved 10 times

Join Plan My Gap Year (PMGY) - a renowned international organization - in countries like Cambodia, Ghana, Morocco, South Africa, and Vietnam! Sign up for any of our volunteer programs, which are highly affordable and driven on community needs. Our projects are based in Africa and Asia, with durations ranging from two weeks to six months. Join us any time of the year, as we schedule two start da...

Save

This listing has been saved 3 times

Join a volunteer program in the Philippines with Performing Arts Abroad. Volunteers can experience the hospitable Southeast Asian culture while volunteering and sharing their knowledge and abilities with the local community. Participants aid young people in learning techniques and skills, while gaining a deeper appreciation of local performance practices and traditions.

Save

This listing has been saved 62 times

We believe that volunteering in India is a great way to give back, engage and interact with the local people, learn the local culture, and to understand the diversity and complexity of India.

Save

This listing has been saved 20 times

Help a family learn conversational English through this volunteer program with GeoVisions while experiencing Asia. Participants are paired with a family in either China or Thailand. Volunteers teach English to family members at least 15 hours a week and in return receive free room and board.

Save

This listing has been saved 71 times

Kathmandu is a rich commercial city that is well adapted to receiving tourists and foreign traders. You will be amazed to find the hectic nightlife and roaring traffic complemented by Medieval Traditions like the Living Goddess. You will eventually discover that a great part of area is rural and peaceful. You can choose between teaching projects based in the rural and the urban areas. All parti...

Save

This listing has been saved 40 times

Travel to Asia on a UBELONG Volunteer Project and get the chance to live in either Vietnam, Laos, or Cambodia. Pick from a broad assortment of programs including: HIV and AIDS Awareness Campaigns, Teaching Language and Computer Skills to Children, and Agriculture Marketing and Improvement Projects. Language teaching programs require participants to have at least intermediate proficiency in Engl...

Save

This listing has been saved 3 times

Contributing to volunteer programs don’t have to be taxing all the time. Enjoy an enriching experience by joining an Island Conservation project on Simeulue Island, Indonesia! The program is an ongoing effort to rebuild the island after a tsunami swept it, as well as nearby islands, in 2004. The government and locals need assistance with rebuilding homes and infrastructures. This conservation p...

Save

This listing has been saved 1 time

The India experience begins the moment you step off the plane and stays with you long after you depart. The mixture of India's languages, religions, spectacular architecture, and distinctive cuisine will rattle you, and leave you wanting more. New Delhi is a multidimensional metropolis where evidence of a layered history and modern society abound. Be sure to note each and every smell, sound, an...

Save

This listing has been saved 14 times

When you study abroad in India with us, you'll spend 3 months traversing the diverse ecological and spiritual landscape of the Himalayas, the Indus River Valley and the birthplace of 3 major world religions. Experience how these diverse belief systems live and work side by side in tolerance as you, too, live and work alongside them. Challenge your engagement with your own life as you voluntee...

Save

YFU cultural exchange volunteer programs provide the ultimate reality check to a worldview based on stereotypes. YFU helps young adults make a difference and make the world their home. Through YFU cultural exchange we help them to appreciate differences and embrace similarities. Spend a year learning Thai and volunteering in Thailand with the possibility of multiple project locations. Possi...

Save

This listing has been saved 21 times

We offer volunteers placements in a local children's home in Patan (Lalitpur), Kathmandu and Bhaktapur. The orphanages are supporting over 300 children, ranging in age from infants to 17yrs old. Volunteers assist the local staff with the daily tasks of bathing, feeding and clothing the young children, helping the older children with school work, teaching basic English, arranging games and sport...

Save

This listing has been saved 3 times

This is not a holiday! You'll be living alongside some of the world's most fascinating communities. A Raleigh expedition to Borneo is a unique opportunity to help raise environmental awareness and tackle poverty, whilst living in some of the most beautiful places on earth. Choose to spend 5, 7 or 10 weeks on Expedition. We'll guide you through up to three exciting challenges: -Work on ...

Save

This listing has been saved 7 times

Sankalp Volunteer's Summer Volunteer Program 2017 will provide participants with a great cultural and volunteering experience that will last a lifetime. Participants will volunteer for two weeks in Jaipur and then go on a week-long adventure expedition across India. While volunteering in Jaipur, participants can visit the holy town of Pushkar and a nearby village resort. At the end of the two-w...

Save

This listing has been saved 17 times

Gapforce provides community development projects in many Asian countries, such as India, China, and Thailand. With almost a dozen volunteer options, participants may partake in Panda Protection Programs, Elephant Welfare Projects, or explore the tallest mountain on the planet. Programs typically last for two weeks to a month.

Save

Join the Camp Thailand Odyssey Program which is the ultimate international cultural exchange for global English speaking travelers and adventures from around the world. The program combines volunteering opportunities, cultural immersion and amazing fun and adventure all in one 3-week package that you get to experience and make new friends with people with similar profiles to your own. The Progr...

Save

This listing has been saved 54 times

Volunteer in Asia with Globalteer and experience working with NGOs on various projects including working with elephants in Cambodia, or turtles in Borneo. Volunteering with Globalteer will provide international experience and the chance to do truly fulfilling work.

Save

This listing has been saved 19 times

Experience Central America while giving back through a volunteer placement with Personal Overseas Development. Participants can dive in the Belize Barrier Reef to help support Reef Conservation or work with endangered animals at "The best Little Zoo in the World," or work with children in orphanages. Adventure junkies will be more than satsified by oppotunites to zip line, scuba dive, spelunk, ...

Save

This listing has been saved 19 times

Volunteer in Asia and choose from three program options provided by uVolunteer. Participants have the chance to share their knowledge through teaching various subjects, including English, Physical Education, and Basic Computer Skills. Programs are available in the stunning nation of Thailand.

Save

This listing has been saved 4 times

Activities : Volunteer in Mai Chau to teach and help local children who come from poor families in Mai Chau improve their spoken language in order to have a better education, volunteers will teach English, arts, music lessons, organize games for them and teach them life skills as well Have you ever joined in the minority ethnic community in the mountainous area to see how their life’s goi...

Save

This listing has been saved 8 times

Gain a meaningful travel experience in Asia with Himalayan Education Lifeline Programme. There are over ten volunteer abroad programs to choose from, in which participants have the chance to assist in improving the lives of people in India or Nepal. Volunteer options include Education, Medical Services, and Childcare.

Save

This listing has been saved 11 times

Explore China for free with Gotoco Gotoco provides university students from all over the world with the chance to volunteer at summer camps across China and earn their TEFL certificate. Teach English, learn Mandarin and get to grips with the local culture all absolutely free of charge. We provide free accommodation and meals at your schools, and even offer free accommodation for a w...

Save

This listing has been saved 4 times

Journey to Asia through Greenheart Travel's volunteer program in India. The program allows individuals to partake in a week-long yoga session, engage in an Indian culinary class, and experience an elephant ride. Volunteer should be those who have an inclination to help in animal welfare, and all applicants must be at least 18 years old and American or Canadian citizens.

Save

This listing has been saved 43 times

South Korea has been in the spotlight in recent years for its pop culture and cuisine. Whether you are a fan of Korean boy bands such as K-Pop, are learning the language or just can’t get your fill of kimchi, CHI would love to send you on the adventure of a lifetime teaching English to a host family in South Korea. As a World Explorer in South Korea, you may be asked to tutor high school aged t...

Save

This listing has been saved 9 times

CFHI provides volunteer abroad opportunities in the world's second most populous country, India. Programs are offered in various locations including, New Delhi, Trivandrum, Jaipur, and more. Programs on Palliative care, Ophthalmology, Maternal and Child Health, and more are available all throughout the year paving the way to improving the heathcare system of the country.

Save

This listing has been saved 9 times

Volunteer in Palawan in the Philippines with GapXperience. Volunteers can participate in different projects, such as teaching English and construction. The program will bring participants closer to the kind and friendly people of Palawan while making a difference. Volunteers can choose the Cultural Orientation Week in Palawan as their first week of the program, but this is not compulsory. This ...

Save

This listing has been saved 7 times

Volunteer in Asia with United Planet. Participants will have the chance to experience the culture, history, and language of their host country as they partake in a unique volunteer placement. Volunteers may choose to engage in community development projects in different countries including China, Indonesia, or Philippines.