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Christmas Volunteering in South America
The two best ways to say Merry Christmas in Latin America: “Feliz Navidad” or by turning the words into actions and extending the holiday spirit through volunteering with IVHQ...
Posted on: 27 Nov
By: Chelsea Green
Nolan Moore - IVHQ Volunteer of the Year 2015
International Volunteer HQ announced this week that Nolan Moore of Fort Campbell has been voted the IVHQ Volunteer of the Year 2015...
Posted on: 26 Nov
By: Ellen Varoy
What are the most accessible IVHQ volunteer destinations?
Looking to avoid multiple connecting flights, stop-overs and confusing airline timetables? Take a look at IVHQ's most accessible volunteer destinations...
Posted on: 23 Nov
By: Jordan McFadyen
How I spent my vacation volunteering for an NGO in Ecuador
Considering swapping your vacation for a volunteer trip? Discover how I spent my vacation in Ecuador working on IVHQ's NGO Support program... 
Posted on: 13 Nov
By: Dallas Boyd
Christmas Volunteering Abroad
Interested in volunteering abroad over Christmas? See these recommended volunteer programs...
Posted on: 13 Nov
By: Ellen Varoy
Why IVHQ became a certified B Corp
IVHQ has always been about doing things differently. That’s why we are incredibly proud to announce that we have achieved recognition as a Certified B Corporation.
Posted on: 09 Nov
By: Ben Brown
How to pack smart and stay healthy in Cusco
To keep fit as a fiddle, check out our best tips for staying healthy when you volunteer in Cusco, Peru!
Posted on: 08 Nov
By: Dallas Boyd
40 Genius Tips from Real Volunteers
Planning to volunteer abroad? You'll want to read these 40 genius tips from real IVHQ volunteers before you go...
Posted on: 05 Nov
By: Jordan McFadyen
Tips Every Volunteer in Costa Rica Needs To Know
IVHQ's Teach and Volunteer Abroad Scholarship recipient, Hannah Pitts, shares her 7 top tips and 5 must see weekend destinations as a volunteer Teacher in Costa Rica...
Posted on: 27 Oct
By: Hannah Pitts
Discover the top winter break programs in 2015 with IVHQ
Where's the best destination to spend a winter break? Discover our most popular (and warm!) volunteer winter break programs...
Posted on: 24 Oct
By: Jordan McFadyen