About Us Our mission is to change the face of volunteer travel. Established in 2007, we have grown to become the world’s leading volunteer travel company, working in over 50 destinations around the world and placing thousands of volunteers abroad every year. History of IVHQ Following a volunteer trip to Africa in 2006, Dan Radcliffe began the foundations of IVHQ with the aim of making volunteering abroad more accessible through providing affordable and responsible volunteer programs. Meet the IVHQ Team Meet the people behind the world's leading volunteer travel organization and learn about their unique roles within the IVHQ office in New Zealand. How To Get Started Follow this simple step-by-step guide to the IVHQ application process & secure your place on an IVHQ volunteer program.