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Want to learn more about responsible volunteer travel, but don’t know where to start? We created a few guides to help!

Tips and Tricks for Learning Before Helping

Just search “volunteer abroad” and thousands of results will flood your browser – it’s pretty intimidating. Where do you even begin? This guide is a tool to help future volunteers navigate the seemingly countless options and find a responsible placement.

A Volunteer’s Charter 

So, you’ve figured out where you are going to volunteer. Now what? This guide is designed to help volunteers maximize their positive impact.  

Both of these guides are available to download in our new, Library! In addition to these guides, we’ve compiled hundreds of articles, films, books, and TED Talks to help you on your quest to becoming a responsible volunteer traveler – all you need to do is register here.

Watch the videos!