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Why Does Volunteering Abroad Make Good Business Sense?

We know our programs can help organizations to develop critical skills in their people, while also having a positive impact in a community – and that’s something we’re really proud of.

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What's It Like To Teach And Volunteer In Costa Rica?

This week Hannah Pitts, our Teach and Volunteer Abroad Scholarship recipient, shares how she’s settling in to life as a volunteer teacher in San Jose…

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Why I'm Volunteering Abroad On My Career Break

IVHQer Hannah Pitts talks about why she took a year off from her teaching career and how volunteering abroad fitted into that plan.

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QUIZ: Which Study Abroad Program Are You Best Suited To?

Looking to combine volunteering with studying abroad? Take this quiz to find the best study abroad program for you…

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How Volunteering Abroad Changed Me

Following the advice of a careers advisor to gain some life experience before progressing on to the next stage of his career, Craig Puttnam made the decision to backpack and volunteer abroad for 9 months. Follow Craig’s journey, as he shares some valuable advice for aspiring international volunteers…

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My Take On Volunteering In Guatemala: Take Two

After getting to know everyone at the project and settling into Antigua, everything becomes exciting as you start to realize your importance to the project and the students’ lives…

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Why I'll Return to Volunteer in Argentina

In January 2015, IVHQ volunteer Sherry Valencia embarked on a journey to volunteer in Argentina and shares why she knows she’ll be back…

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Here's My Take On Volunteering In Guatemala

Follow my journey volunteering in Guatemala as an English teacher…

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Couples Volunteering Abroad Q&A

Speaking from experience, IVHQer Ashley shares her tips for couples volunteering abroad…

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QUIZ: Which Volunteer Vacation Destination Needs To Be On YOUR Bucket List?

Which volunteer vacation destination needs to be on YOUR Bucket List? Take this quiz to find out!

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