Volunteer in Asia

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Volunteer Programs in the Philippines

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.


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Plan My Gap Year

Plan My Gap Year offers two-week to three-week volunteering opportunities in the stunning island resort of the Maldives. Volunteers will get involved in a wide range of project work, including English teaching, coral reef conservation, and tree plantations. The program in Hoadedhdhoo runs on selected seasonal dates throughout the year. The program is limited to a two-week or three-week optio...


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Global Volunteers

You're needed for one to two weeks as a volunteer English teacher in Hanoi! Teach lively classes of youth and young adults on University campuses and in a private secondary school. Experience this fascinating culture as a valued Global Volunteer! We work under the Ministry of Education and Training - assisting teachers in classrooms and youth at a local "children's village." As a short-term ...


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Volunteer in Asia with GeoVisions

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.


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Oyster Worldwide

Kathmandu is a bustling, lively city and is a perfect base for travelers looking to explore the beauty of Nepal. Volunteer at a local school, based in Kathmandu, and teach either English, art or sport. If you have any other skills or ideas, please get in touch. Many volunteers also choose to plan extra curricular activities to maximize their impact as a teacher. Living with a host family ...


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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...


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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...


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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.


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Carpe Diem Education

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...


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Academic Programs International

Spend an enriching time in China where you will grow personally while helping kids to adults develop English language skills. API, in partnership with numerous organizations and institutions, offers guaranteed placements in the areas of Language Study, Tutoring, Teaching, and Child Care. You will work for 2 weeks (one-week Chinese culture + one-week volunteer placement) to 3 months in Fengya...


Volunteer Abroad in Thailand

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...


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A Broader View Volunteers Corp

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...


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Win a $2,500 scholarship to travel abroad with ScholarTrips

What’s your dream travel experience? Submit a short video or essay answering this question, and you could win up to $2,500 from ScholarTrips to study or volunteer in the country of your choice. For over a decade, Allianz Global Assistance has been helping students explore the world and experience new cultures—and this year it could be you! It is our commitment to help anyone, anywhere, and a...


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Raleigh International

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 ...


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Sankalp Volunteer

Sankalp Volunteer's Summer Volunteer Program 2018 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...


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The Camp Thailand Company Ltd. – “Gap Odyssey Program”

The Camp Thailand Company Ltd. – “Gap Odyssey Program” is the ultimate international cultural exchange program for global travelers and adventures. 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 Program provides a life ch...


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Our placement in Sri Lanka is a unique opportunity to gain valuable psychology work experience in a new and exciting culture. Our aim is to provide skilled volunteers the chance to participate in a well-rounded, culturally immersive experience, which involves working at psychiatric facilities, social initiatives for adults and children with disabilities and teaching English. All of our v...


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Volunteer Abroad with Personal Overseas Development (PoD)

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, ...


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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.


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Himalayan Education Lifeline Programme

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.


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Greenheart Travel

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.


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Cultural Homestay International

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...


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Child Family Health International

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.


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Volunteering Solutions

A plethora of volunteer placements are available in Asia through Volunteering Solutions. Students have the chance to work in some of the most popular countries such as Thailand, India, and China. Participants gain a better appreciation of their host country's culture and improve comprehension of its language as they work with locals, extend their assistance to the people, and work in meaningful...


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Internship in Thailand with Asia Internship Program

Thanks to its geographical location, Thailand has become one of the most desirable destinations for businesses to settle in. As a fast-growing and highly internationalized market, it is a perfect place for any young professional to develop their skillset that will be beneficial for their future career path. With AIP assistance, we make it easier for you to find the right internship in Thail...


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Operation Wallacea - Indonesia

Operation Wallacea is a research and environmental organisation, working alongside university and college academics to build long term datasets to put towards various conservation management goals. We recruit volunteers to help out with the data collection, and train them in the skills and background that's needed to help effectively. There's also the option to complete dissertations or senior ...


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Teach your Language to a Host family and Travel for Less

Travel abroad for less and learn the language of your host family in exchange, you teach them back yours. GoCambio connects millions of people who want to learn or improve the language they are learning with the millions of people who travel in search of unique and independent experiences. So, in exchange for a couple of hours a day helping someone improve the way they communicate in the ...


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Intern Abroad and Review Your Programs

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