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How To Volunteer Abroad With A Friend

Volunteering and traveling with a friend in a different country can be an amazingly rewarding experience and cement a friendship for life, but it can also be a tricky minefield of diplomacy and compromise…

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IVHQ Video Tour - Argentina

Argentina was quite the trip. I was only there for about 4 days, but it was jam-packed with things to do. After being greeted at the airport by Julio, the director of the Argentina volunteer program, I was driven to the volunteer house, where I met the volunteers, the local staff, and Dan and Katie from the IVHQ staff.

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Volunteering Abroad In South Africa As Told By Alyssa Ramos

IVHQ volunteer and popular travel blogger, Alyssa Ramos, shares her experiences from her time on the IVHQ South Africa program …

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Olympic International Volunteer Inspires From Kenya To New Zealand

One Olympian, six schools and countless questions later, the first instalment of the IVHQ Athletes in Schools program has wrapped up here in Taranaki, New Zealand!

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International Volunteer Lands Dream Job

Two-time IVHQ volunteer, Andrew Ahmed, has just landed his dream job on the IVHQ Video Tour - tasked with the role of capturing footage and interviews to provide future IVHQers with a videographic insight into IVHQ’s volunteer abroad programs. Discover how Andrew landed the job and what it has in store for him over the next couple of months…

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My Experience As A Medical Volunteer Abroad

Madison Bangert from American University of the Caribbean reflects on a Medical group volunteer experience in Guatemala…

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What To Expect As A Volunteer Abroad In Costa Rica

Hola! As part of IVHQ’s annual program visits, I traveled to our volunteer program in Costa Rica to check in with our local team, meet with our volunteers, and visit our volunteer placements. For those looking into or thinking about volunteering abroad in Costa Rica, I hope this helps – have fun, Hannah x

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How To Volunteer Abroad - Volunteer Hacks

Here at IVHQ, we’re committed to providing the world’s best volunteer abroad programs through affordable fees, sustainable programs, superior pre-departure support and in-country services.

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How To Volunteer From Home

Learn how the IVHQ Crew are volunteering from home and how you can too!

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IVHQ Announces 2014 Volunteer of the Year Winner

From a community of over 37,000 international volunteers, Colorado’s Cara Lawler has been voted the IVHQ Volunteer of the Year for her dedication to building a more self-sufficient and permanent home for the children of El Shadai Grace Children’s Centre in Kenya.

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