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Argentina - Buenos Aires

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Volunteer projects available in Argentina - Buenos Aires

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks CA$830 Equivalent to CA$60/day
3 weeks CA$1031 Equivalent to CA$50/day
4 weeks CA$1232 Equivalent to CA$44/day
5 weeks CA$1433 Equivalent to CA$41/day
6 weeks CA$1634 Equivalent to CA$39/day
8 weeks CA$2036 Equivalent to CA$37/day
10 weeks CA$2438 Equivalent to CA$35/day
12 weeks CA$2841 Equivalent to CA$34/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$35 per week, while the Healthcare project has an extra cost of US$65 per week. These extra costs cover the supervision, materials and the logistics involved in these projects.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunch and dinner, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Buenos Aires generally find US$160 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including in-country tours and optional Spanish lessons.

Argentina - Cordoba

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$421 Equivalent to CA$61/day
2 weeks CA$700 Equivalent to CA$50/day
3 weeks CA$940 Equivalent to CA$45/day
4 weeks CA$1180 Equivalent to CA$43/day
5 weeks CA$1420 Equivalent to CA$41/day
6 weeks CA$1654 Equivalent to CA$40/day
8 weeks CA$2108 Equivalent to CA$38/day
10 weeks CA$2549 Equivalent to CA$37/day
12 weeks CA$2938 Equivalent to CA$35/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$35 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunch, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Cordoba generally find US$80 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including in-country tours and optional Spanish lessons.

Australia

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Volunteer projects available in Australia

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$1310 Equivalent to CA$188/day
2 weeks CA$2646 Equivalent to CA$189/day
  • Accommodation
  • Daily breakfast and weekday lunches
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Program Fees for the Australia program are non-refundable once inside 30 days of the program start date.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, some meals, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Australia generally find US$200 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as weekend lunches and all dinners, and local tours and activities.

Bali - Lovina

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Volunteer projects available in Bali - Lovina

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$454 Equivalent to CA$65/day
2 weeks CA$668 Equivalent to CA$48/day
3 weeks CA$882 Equivalent to CA$42/day
4 weeks CA$1076 Equivalent to CA$39/day
5 weeks CA$1264 Equivalent to CA$37/day
6 weeks CA$1446 Equivalent to CA$35/day
8 weeks CA$1796 Equivalent to CA$33/day
10 weeks CA$2146 Equivalent to CA$31/day
12 weeks CA$2497 Equivalent to CA$30/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The School and Community Renovation project has an extra cost of US$50 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Bali - Lovina generally find US$50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Bali - Ubud

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$421 Equivalent to CA$61/day
2 weeks CA$635 Equivalent to CA$46/day
3 weeks CA$849 Equivalent to CA$41/day
4 weeks CA$1044 Equivalent to CA$38/day
5 weeks CA$1232 Equivalent to CA$36/day
6 weeks CA$1414 Equivalent to CA$34/day
8 weeks CA$1764 Equivalent to CA$32/day
10 weeks CA$2114 Equivalent to CA$31/day
12 weeks CA$2464 Equivalent to CA$30/day
Bali - Ubud: Turtle Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks CA$843 Equivalent to CA$61/day
3 weeks CA$1232 Equivalent to CA$59/day
4 weeks CA$1621 Equivalent to CA$58/day
5 weeks CA$1958 Equivalent to CA$56/day
6 weeks CA$2296 Equivalent to CA$55/day
8 weeks CA$2892 Equivalent to CA$52/day
10 weeks CA$3489 Equivalent to CA$50/day
12 weeks CA$4086 Equivalent to CA$49/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$50 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project. Please note that if you choose the 1-week Introduction, the surcharge will only start from your second week. You can find the schedule outlined on the program page.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Bali - Ubud generally find US$50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Belgium

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Volunteer projects available in Belgium

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$836 Equivalent to CA$120/day
2 weeks CA$1576 Equivalent to CA$113/day
3 weeks CA$2302 Equivalent to CA$110/day
4 weeks CA$3093 Equivalent to CA$111/day
5 weeks CA$3807 Equivalent to CA$109/day
6 weeks CA$4520 Equivalent to CA$108/day
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, meals, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Belgium generally find US$200 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses including transport and miscellaneous expenses.

Belize

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Volunteer projects available in Belize

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$1109 Equivalent to CA$159/day
2 weeks CA$2114 Equivalent to CA$151/day
3 weeks CA$3119 Equivalent to CA$149/day
4 weeks CA$4125 Equivalent to CA$148/day
5 weeks CA$5130 Equivalent to CA$147/day
6 weeks CA$6136 Equivalent to CA$147/day
8 weeks CA$8146 Equivalent to CA$146/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, and transport to and from the airport.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Belize generally find US$200 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses, including accommodation and meals on the mainland for Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights, and miscellaneous spending.
  • Please note: Volunteers will need to budget an extra US$25 per week for Marine Conservation Park fees and US$25 per week for dive gear rental.

Brazil

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Volunteer projects available in Brazil

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks CA$707 Equivalent to CA$51/day
3 weeks CA$901 Equivalent to CA$43/day
4 weeks CA$1096 Equivalent to CA$40/day
5 weeks CA$1290 Equivalent to CA$37/day
6 weeks CA$1485 Equivalent to CA$36/day
8 weeks CA$1874 Equivalent to CA$34/day
10 weeks CA$2263 Equivalent to CA$33/day
12 weeks CA$2652 Equivalent to CA$32/day
16 weeks CA$3431 Equivalent to CA$31/day
20 weeks CA$4209 Equivalent to CA$31/day
24 weeks CA$4987 Equivalent to CA$30/day
  • Accommodation
  • Daily breakfast
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • If your chosen duration includes the Carnaval festival (25th February - 4th March 2022), a one-off surcharge will apply which covers the increase in the cost of accommodation and living in Brazil during Carnaval. For those who will finish on the week beginning February 21st 2022, US$35 will be added to the program fee to cover the extra cost of your final night. For those who will be on the program during the week beginning February 28th 2022, a US$300 surcharge will be added to the program fee.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Brazil generally find US$150 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including lunch, dinner and miscellaneous spending.

Cambodia

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Volunteer projects available in Cambodia

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks CA$492 Equivalent to CA$36/day
3 weeks CA$668 Equivalent to CA$32/day
4 weeks CA$817 Equivalent to CA$30/day
5 weeks CA$966 Equivalent to CA$28/day
6 weeks CA$1115 Equivalent to CA$27/day
8 weeks CA$1414 Equivalent to CA$26/day
10 weeks CA$1712 Equivalent to CA$25/day
12 weeks CA$2004 Equivalent to CA$24/day
16 weeks CA$2575 Equivalent to CA$23/day
20 weeks CA$3145 Equivalent to CA$23/day
24 weeks CA$3716 Equivalent to CA$23/day
Cambodia: Medical Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
3 weeks CA$927 Equivalent to CA$45/day
4 weeks CA$1076 Equivalent to CA$39/day
5 weeks CA$1355 Equivalent to CA$39/day
6 weeks CA$1504 Equivalent to CA$36/day
8 weeks CA$1803 Equivalent to CA$33/day
10 weeks CA$2231 Equivalent to CA$32/day
12 weeks CA$2523 Equivalent to CA$31/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Cambodia generally find US$50-80 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

China

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Volunteer projects available in China

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$402 Equivalent to CA$58/day
2 weeks CA$635 Equivalent to CA$46/day
3 weeks CA$869 Equivalent to CA$42/day
4 weeks CA$1102 Equivalent to CA$40/day
5 weeks CA$1336 Equivalent to CA$39/day
6 weeks CA$1569 Equivalent to CA$38/day
8 weeks CA$2036 Equivalent to CA$37/day
10 weeks CA$2503 Equivalent to CA$36/day
12 weeks CA$2970 Equivalent to CA$36/day
16 weeks CA$3904 Equivalent to CA$35/day
20 weeks CA$4838 Equivalent to CA$35/day
24 weeks CA$5772 Equivalent to CA$35/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in China generally find US$50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Colombia - Bogota

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Volunteer projects available in Colombia - Bogota

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$350 Equivalent to CA$50/day
2 weeks CA$531 Equivalent to CA$38/day
3 weeks CA$700 Equivalent to CA$34/day
4 weeks CA$856 Equivalent to CA$31/day
5 weeks CA$1011 Equivalent to CA$29/day
6 weeks CA$1167 Equivalent to CA$28/day
8 weeks CA$1543 Equivalent to CA$28/day
10 weeks CA$1919 Equivalent to CA$28/day
12 weeks CA$2309 Equivalent to CA$28/day
16 weeks CA$3087 Equivalent to CA$28/day
20 weeks CA$3865 Equivalent to CA$28/day
24 weeks CA$4644 Equivalent to CA$28/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals (Monday to Friday)
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$35 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Bogota generally find US$60 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.

Colombia - Cartagena

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Volunteer projects available in Colombia - Cartagena

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks CA$609 Equivalent to CA$44/day
3 weeks CA$843 Equivalent to CA$41/day
4 weeks CA$1024 Equivalent to CA$37/day
5 weeks CA$1245 Equivalent to CA$36/day
6 weeks CA$1459 Equivalent to CA$35/day
8 weeks CA$1945 Equivalent to CA$35/day
10 weeks CA$2432 Equivalent to CA$35/day
12 weeks CA$2918 Equivalent to CA$35/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals (Monday to Friday)
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Cartagena generally find US$100 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.

Costa Rica

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$492 Equivalent to CA$71/day
2 weeks CA$869 Equivalent to CA$63/day
3 weeks CA$1238 Equivalent to CA$59/day
4 weeks CA$1563 Equivalent to CA$56/day
5 weeks CA$1829 Equivalent to CA$53/day
6 weeks CA$2095 Equivalent to CA$50/day
8 weeks CA$2626 Equivalent to CA$47/day
10 weeks CA$3158 Equivalent to CA$46/day
12 weeks CA$3690 Equivalent to CA$44/day
16 weeks CA$4754 Equivalent to CA$43/day
20 weeks CA$5818 Equivalent to CA$42/day
24 weeks CA$6881 Equivalent to CA$41/day
Costa Rica: Manuel Antonio Projects
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
3 weeks CA$1446 Equivalent to CA$69/day
4 weeks CA$1796 Equivalent to CA$65/day
5 weeks CA$2062 Equivalent to CA$59/day
6 weeks CA$2328 Equivalent to CA$56/day
8 weeks CA$2860 Equivalent to CA$52/day
10 weeks CA$3392 Equivalent to CA$49/day
12 weeks CA$3924 Equivalent to CA$47/day
16 weeks CA$4987 Equivalent to CA$45/day
20 weeks CA$6051 Equivalent to CA$44/day
24 weeks CA$7115 Equivalent to CA$43/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Turtle Conservation, Healthcare, Eco-Agriculture and Construction projects also have an extra cost of US$75 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in these projects. The Holiday Experience project has an extra cost of US$95 per week for supervision, materials and logistics involved in the project.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Costa Rica generally find US$150 - US$200 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches (except for Turtle Conservation and Eco-Agriculture Conservation volunteers), in-country tours, and Spanish language lessons.

Croatia

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$712 Equivalent to CA$102/day
2 weeks CA$1062 Equivalent to CA$76/day
3 weeks CA$1412 Equivalent to CA$68/day
4 weeks CA$1762 Equivalent to CA$63/day
5 weeks CA$2113 Equivalent to CA$61/day
6 weeks CA$2463 Equivalent to CA$59/day
8 weeks CA$3164 Equivalent to CA$57/day
10 weeks CA$3864 Equivalent to CA$56/day
12 weeks CA$4565 Equivalent to CA$55/day
Croatia: Marine Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$1174 Equivalent to CA$168/day
2 weeks CA$1965 Equivalent to CA$141/day
3 weeks CA$2763 Equivalent to CA$132/day
4 weeks CA$3470 Equivalent to CA$124/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Croatia generally find US$80 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.

Ecuador - Quito

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$350 Equivalent to CA$50/day
2 weeks CA$518 Equivalent to CA$37/day
3 weeks CA$694 Equivalent to CA$34/day
4 weeks CA$875 Equivalent to CA$32/day
5 weeks CA$1076 Equivalent to CA$31/day
6 weeks CA$1251 Equivalent to CA$30/day
8 weeks CA$1589 Equivalent to CA$29/day
10 weeks CA$2004 Equivalent to CA$29/day
12 weeks CA$2302 Equivalent to CA$28/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunches, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Quito generally find US$50 - US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches, water bottles and local tours and activities.

Ecuador - Santa Elena

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$473 Equivalent to CA$68/day
2 weeks CA$642 Equivalent to CA$46/day
3 weeks CA$856 Equivalent to CA$41/day
4 weeks CA$1031 Equivalent to CA$37/day
5 weeks CA$1245 Equivalent to CA$36/day
6 weeks CA$1420 Equivalent to CA$34/day
8 weeks CA$1757 Equivalent to CA$32/day
10 weeks CA$2185 Equivalent to CA$32/day
12 weeks CA$2471 Equivalent to CA$30/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Animal Care and Environmental Education projects also have an extra cost of US$40 for materials and the logistics involved in this project.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunches, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Santa Elena generally find US$50 - US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches, Spanish language lessons, and local tours and activities.

Fiji

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Volunteer projects available in Fiji

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$479 Equivalent to CA$69/day
2 weeks CA$700 Equivalent to CA$50/day
3 weeks CA$921 Equivalent to CA$44/day
4 weeks CA$1141 Equivalent to CA$41/day
5 weeks CA$1336 Equivalent to CA$39/day
6 weeks CA$1537 Equivalent to CA$37/day
8 weeks CA$1939 Equivalent to CA$35/day
10 weeks CA$2341 Equivalent to CA$34/day
12 weeks CA$2743 Equivalent to CA$33/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has a surcharge of US$50 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project. Please note that if you choose the Introduction Week option, the surcharge will only start from your second week.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Fiji generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Ghana

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$350 Equivalent to CA$50/day
2 weeks CA$531 Equivalent to CA$38/day
3 weeks CA$687 Equivalent to CA$33/day
4 weeks CA$843 Equivalent to CA$31/day
5 weeks CA$998 Equivalent to CA$29/day
6 weeks CA$1193 Equivalent to CA$29/day
8 weeks CA$1569 Equivalent to CA$29/day
10 weeks CA$1945 Equivalent to CA$28/day
12 weeks CA$2335 Equivalent to CA$28/day
16 weeks CA$3139 Equivalent to CA$29/day
20 weeks CA$3943 Equivalent to CA$29/day
24 weeks CA$4747 Equivalent to CA$29/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Medical, Agriculture and Construction and Renovation projects have an extra cost of US$49 per week for additional supervision, materials and logistics involved. The Health Education and Outreach project has a one-off payment of US$520.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Ghana generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including water, toilet paper, transport and miscellaneous spending.

Guatemala

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$428 Equivalent to CA$62/day
2 weeks CA$739 Equivalent to CA$53/day
3 weeks CA$1005 Equivalent to CA$48/day
4 weeks CA$1264 Equivalent to CA$46/day
5 weeks CA$1485 Equivalent to CA$43/day
6 weeks CA$1705 Equivalent to CA$41/day
8 weeks CA$2146 Equivalent to CA$39/day
10 weeks CA$2588 Equivalent to CA$37/day
12 weeks CA$3029 Equivalent to CA$37/day
16 weeks CA$3911 Equivalent to CA$35/day
20 weeks CA$4793 Equivalent to CA$35/day
24 weeks CA$5675 Equivalent to CA$34/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Medical, Turtle Conservation, Construction, Eco-Agriculture Conservation and Mayan Cultural Immersion projects also have an extra cost of US$75 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in these projects. The Holiday Experience project also has an extra cost of US$75 per week for supervision, materials and logistics involved in the project.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Guatemala generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches (except for Beach and Turtle Conservation and Mayan Cultural Immersion volunteers), in-country tours, and Spanish language lessons.

India - Delhi

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Volunteer projects available in India - Delhi

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$324 Equivalent to CA$47/day
2 weeks CA$415 Equivalent to CA$30/day
3 weeks CA$570 Equivalent to CA$28/day
4 weeks CA$726 Equivalent to CA$26/day
5 weeks CA$882 Equivalent to CA$26/day
6 weeks CA$1037 Equivalent to CA$25/day
8 weeks CA$1349 Equivalent to CA$25/day
10 weeks CA$1660 Equivalent to CA$24/day
12 weeks CA$1971 Equivalent to CA$24/day
16 weeks CA$2594 Equivalent to CA$24/day
20 weeks CA$3217 Equivalent to CA$23/day
24 weeks CA$3839 Equivalent to CA$23/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Delhi generally find US$50 - US$100 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.

India - Kerala

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Volunteer projects available in India - Kerala

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$544 Equivalent to CA$78/day
2 weeks CA$732 Equivalent to CA$53/day
3 weeks CA$921 Equivalent to CA$44/day
4 weeks CA$1109 Equivalent to CA$40/day
5 weeks CA$1297 Equivalent to CA$38/day
6 weeks CA$1485 Equivalent to CA$36/day
8 weeks CA$1861 Equivalent to CA$34/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Medical and Dentistry projects have a minimum duration of 2 weeks and a surcharge of US$50 per week for training and resources used on these projects.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Kerala generally find US$50 - US$100 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.

Italy - Rome

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks CA$1161 Equivalent to CA$83/day
3 weeks CA$1576 Equivalent to CA$76/day
4 weeks CA$1991 Equivalent to CA$72/day
5 weeks CA$2406 Equivalent to CA$69/day
6 weeks CA$2821 Equivalent to CA$68/day
8 weeks CA$3651 Equivalent to CA$66/day
10 weeks CA$4482 Equivalent to CA$65/day
12 weeks CA$5312 Equivalent to CA$64/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunch, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Rome generally find US$200 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including transport and miscellaneous spending.
  • Please note: You will need to budget an extra US$3 per night for the Rome Tourist Tax, paid directly to the accommodation upon arrival.

Jamaica

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$512 Equivalent to CA$74/day
2 weeks CA$927 Equivalent to CA$67/day
3 weeks CA$1297 Equivalent to CA$62/day
4 weeks CA$1654 Equivalent to CA$60/day
5 weeks CA$1997 Equivalent to CA$58/day
6 weeks CA$2328 Equivalent to CA$56/day
8 weeks CA$2970 Equivalent to CA$54/day
  • Accommodation
  • Daily Breakfast
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, some meals, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Jamaica generally find US$250 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches and dinners, and local tours and activities.

Jordan

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$836 Equivalent to CA$120/day
2 weeks CA$1277 Equivalent to CA$92/day
3 weeks CA$1718 Equivalent to CA$82/day
4 weeks CA$2159 Equivalent to CA$78/day
5 weeks CA$2601 Equivalent to CA$75/day
6 weeks CA$3042 Equivalent to CA$73/day
8 weeks CA$3924 Equivalent to CA$71/day
10 weeks CA$4806 Equivalent to CA$69/day
12 weeks CA$5688 Equivalent to CA$68/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Jordan generally find US$50 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.

Kenya

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$363 Equivalent to CA$52/day
2 weeks CA$518 Equivalent to CA$37/day
3 weeks CA$674 Equivalent to CA$33/day
4 weeks CA$830 Equivalent to CA$30/day
5 weeks CA$985 Equivalent to CA$29/day
6 weeks CA$1141 Equivalent to CA$28/day
8 weeks CA$1452 Equivalent to CA$26/day
10 weeks CA$1764 Equivalent to CA$26/day
12 weeks CA$2075 Equivalent to CA$25/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Kenya generally find US$50-100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Laos

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Volunteer projects available in Laos

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$337 Equivalent to CA$49/day
2 weeks CA$551 Equivalent to CA$40/day
3 weeks CA$765 Equivalent to CA$37/day
4 weeks CA$972 Equivalent to CA$35/day
5 weeks CA$1180 Equivalent to CA$34/day
6 weeks CA$1388 Equivalent to CA$34/day
8 weeks CA$1673 Equivalent to CA$30/day
10 weeks CA$1958 Equivalent to CA$28/day
12 weeks CA$2244 Equivalent to CA$27/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$50 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project. The Introduction Week incurs a US$20 surcharge.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Laos generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Madagascar

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks CA$778 Equivalent to CA$56/day
3 weeks CA$1037 Equivalent to CA$50/day
4 weeks CA$1297 Equivalent to CA$47/day
5 weeks CA$1556 Equivalent to CA$45/day
6 weeks CA$1816 Equivalent to CA$44/day
8 weeks CA$2335 Equivalent to CA$42/day
10 weeks CA$2853 Equivalent to CA$41/day
12 weeks CA$3372 Equivalent to CA$41/day
Madagascar: Marine Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
4 weeks CA$1971 Equivalent to CA$71/day
5 weeks CA$2270 Equivalent to CA$65/day
6 weeks CA$2568 Equivalent to CA$62/day
8 weeks CA$3165 Equivalent to CA$57/day
10 weeks CA$3762 Equivalent to CA$54/day
12 weeks CA$4358 Equivalent to CA$52/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Community Development project has a surcharge of US$50 per week for additional supervision and materials used on this project. The Turtle Conservation project has a surcharge of US$75 per week for additional transportation, supervision and materials used on this project. The Island Outreach has a one off payment of US$565.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Madagascar generally find US$50-100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Mexico - Merida

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Volunteer projects available in Mexico - Merida

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$415 Equivalent to CA$60/day
2 weeks CA$674 Equivalent to CA$49/day
3 weeks CA$921 Equivalent to CA$44/day
4 weeks CA$1141 Equivalent to CA$41/day
5 weeks CA$1323 Equivalent to CA$38/day
6 weeks CA$1543 Equivalent to CA$37/day
8 weeks CA$1984 Equivalent to CA$36/day
10 weeks CA$2425 Equivalent to CA$35/day
12 weeks CA$2866 Equivalent to CA$35/day
16 weeks CA$3749 Equivalent to CA$34/day
20 weeks CA$4631 Equivalent to CA$34/day
24 weeks CA$5513 Equivalent to CA$33/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Agriculture project has a one-off surcharge of US$65 to cover training and resources used in this project.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunches, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Mexico generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches, Spanish language lessons, and local tours and activities.

Morocco

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$402 Equivalent to CA$58/day
2 weeks CA$752 Equivalent to CA$54/day
3 weeks CA$998 Equivalent to CA$48/day
4 weeks CA$1245 Equivalent to CA$45/day
5 weeks CA$1491 Equivalent to CA$43/day
6 weeks CA$1738 Equivalent to CA$42/day
8 weeks CA$2231 Equivalent to CA$40/day
10 weeks CA$2594 Equivalent to CA$38/day
12 weeks CA$2957 Equivalent to CA$36/day
16 weeks CA$3684 Equivalent to CA$33/day
20 weeks CA$4410 Equivalent to CA$32/day
24 weeks CA$5137 Equivalent to CA$31/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Morocco generally find US$40 to be sufficient for weekly expenses.

Nepal

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$324 Equivalent to CA$47/day
2 weeks CA$492 Equivalent to CA$36/day
3 weeks CA$661 Equivalent to CA$32/day
4 weeks CA$830 Equivalent to CA$30/day
5 weeks CA$998 Equivalent to CA$29/day
6 weeks CA$1167 Equivalent to CA$28/day
8 weeks CA$1478 Equivalent to CA$27/day
10 weeks CA$1790 Equivalent to CA$26/day
12 weeks CA$2101 Equivalent to CA$26/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Medical Elective project has an extra cost of US$60 per week, while the Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$50 per week to cover training, resources and materials used in these projects.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunches, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Nepal generally find US$30 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches, and local tours and activities.

New Zealand

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Volunteer projects available in New Zealand

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks CA$1212 Equivalent to CA$87/day
3 weeks CA$1796 Equivalent to CA$86/day
4 weeks CA$2373 Equivalent to CA$85/day
5 weeks CA$2944 Equivalent to CA$85/day
6 weeks CA$3515 Equivalent to CA$84/day
8 weeks CA$4637 Equivalent to CA$83/day
10 weeks CA$5746 Equivalent to CA$83/day
12 weeks CA$6843 Equivalent to CA$82/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and lunch (Monday to Friday)
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, some meals, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in New Zealand generally find US$150 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as weekend breakfast and lunches and all dinners, as well as local tours and activities.

Peru - Cusco

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$428 Equivalent to CA$62/day
2 weeks CA$739 Equivalent to CA$53/day
3 weeks CA$1005 Equivalent to CA$48/day
4 weeks CA$1264 Equivalent to CA$46/day
5 weeks CA$1485 Equivalent to CA$43/day
6 weeks CA$1705 Equivalent to CA$41/day
8 weeks CA$2146 Equivalent to CA$39/day
10 weeks CA$2588 Equivalent to CA$37/day
12 weeks CA$3029 Equivalent to CA$37/day
16 weeks CA$3911 Equivalent to CA$35/day
20 weeks CA$4793 Equivalent to CA$35/day
24 weeks CA$5675 Equivalent to CA$34/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Jungle Conservation, Eco-Agriculture Conservation, Construction and Renovation, Medical and Andean Immersion projects also have an extra cost of US$75 per week for supervision, materials, meals (if applicable) and the logistics involved in these projects. The Holiday Experience project also has an extra cost of US$75 per week for supervision, materials and logistics involved in the project.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Cusco generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches (except for Jungle Conservation, Andean Immersion, and Eco-Agriculture Conservation volunteers), in-country tours, and Spanish language lessons.

Peru - Lima

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$233 Equivalent to CA$34/day
2 weeks CA$539 Equivalent to CA$39/day
3 weeks CA$791 Equivalent to CA$38/day
4 weeks CA$952 Equivalent to CA$34/day
5 weeks CA$1119 Equivalent to CA$32/day
6 weeks CA$1286 Equivalent to CA$31/day
8 weeks CA$1621 Equivalent to CA$29/day
10 weeks CA$1956 Equivalent to CA$28/day
12 weeks CA$2290 Equivalent to CA$28/day
16 weeks CA$2960 Equivalent to CA$27/day
20 weeks CA$3629 Equivalent to CA$26/day
24 weeks CA$4299 Equivalent to CA$26/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Medical Outreach and Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$40 per week to cover materials, supervision and logistics involved in these projects.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Lima generally find US$50 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as snacks, in-country tours, and Spanish language lessons.

Philippines

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Volunteer projects available in Philippines

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$337 Equivalent to CA$49/day
2 weeks CA$551 Equivalent to CA$40/day
3 weeks CA$765 Equivalent to CA$37/day
4 weeks CA$972 Equivalent to CA$35/day
5 weeks CA$1180 Equivalent to CA$34/day
6 weeks CA$1388 Equivalent to CA$34/day
8 weeks CA$1673 Equivalent to CA$30/day
10 weeks CA$1958 Equivalent to CA$28/day
12 weeks CA$2205 Equivalent to CA$27/day
16 weeks CA$2698 Equivalent to CA$25/day
20 weeks CA$3191 Equivalent to CA$23/day
24 weeks CA$3684 Equivalent to CA$22/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$50 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project. Philippines Introduction Week incurs a US$20 surcharge.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Philippines generally find US$30-50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Portugal

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$590 Equivalent to CA$85/day
2 weeks CA$901 Equivalent to CA$65/day
3 weeks CA$1212 Equivalent to CA$58/day
4 weeks CA$1524 Equivalent to CA$55/day
5 weeks CA$1835 Equivalent to CA$53/day
6 weeks CA$2146 Equivalent to CA$52/day
8 weeks CA$2769 Equivalent to CA$50/day
10 weeks CA$3457 Equivalent to CA$50/day
12 weeks CA$4079 Equivalent to CA$49/day
Portugal: Environmental Scuba Diving Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$1174 Equivalent to CA$168/day
2 weeks CA$1965 Equivalent to CA$141/day
3 weeks CA$2763 Equivalent to CA$132/day
4 weeks CA$3470 Equivalent to CA$124/day
Portugal: Wolf Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks CA$1102 Equivalent to CA$79/day
4 weeks CA$1932 Equivalent to CA$69/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers on Lisbon based projects generally find US$65 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses. Volunteers on the Wolf Conservation project generally find US$150 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses, including meals.

Puerto Rico

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Volunteer projects available in Puerto Rico

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$745 Equivalent to CA$107/day
2 weeks CA$1251 Equivalent to CA$90/day
3 weeks CA$1686 Equivalent to CA$81/day
4 weeks CA$2121 Equivalent to CA$76/day
5 weeks CA$2438 Equivalent to CA$70/day
6 weeks CA$2815 Equivalent to CA$68/day
8 weeks CA$3502 Equivalent to CA$63/day
10 weeks CA$4203 Equivalent to CA$61/day
12 weeks CA$4890 Equivalent to CA$59/day
  • Accommodation
  • Daily breakfast
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Puerto Rico generally find US$200 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches and dinners, and in-country tours.

Romania

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$467 Equivalent to CA$67/day
2 weeks CA$739 Equivalent to CA$53/day
3 weeks CA$998 Equivalent to CA$48/day
4 weeks CA$1245 Equivalent to CA$45/day
5 weeks CA$1478 Equivalent to CA$43/day
6 weeks CA$1712 Equivalent to CA$41/day
8 weeks CA$2179 Equivalent to CA$39/day
10 weeks CA$2646 Equivalent to CA$38/day
12 weeks CA$3113 Equivalent to CA$38/day
16 weeks CA$3995 Equivalent to CA$36/day
20 weeks CA$4877 Equivalent to CA$35/day
24 weeks CA$5759 Equivalent to CA$35/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Romania generally find US$60 to be sufficient for weekly expenses including, transportation, water and miscellaneous spending.

South Africa

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Volunteer projects available in South Africa

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$324 Equivalent to CA$47/day
2 weeks CA$544 Equivalent to CA$39/day
3 weeks CA$765 Equivalent to CA$37/day
4 weeks CA$985 Equivalent to CA$36/day
5 weeks CA$1206 Equivalent to CA$35/day
6 weeks CA$1426 Equivalent to CA$34/day
8 weeks CA$1868 Equivalent to CA$34/day
10 weeks CA$2309 Equivalent to CA$33/day
12 weeks CA$2750 Equivalent to CA$33/day
16 weeks CA$3632 Equivalent to CA$33/day
20 weeks CA$4514 Equivalent to CA$33/day
24 weeks CA$5396 Equivalent to CA$33/day
South Africa: Surf Outreach Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$415 Equivalent to CA$60/day
2 weeks CA$726 Equivalent to CA$52/day
3 weeks CA$1037 Equivalent to CA$50/day
4 weeks CA$1349 Equivalent to CA$49/day
5 weeks CA$1660 Equivalent to CA$48/day
6 weeks CA$1971 Equivalent to CA$47/day
8 weeks CA$2594 Equivalent to CA$47/day
10 weeks CA$3217 Equivalent to CA$46/day
12 weeks CA$3839 Equivalent to CA$46/day
16 weeks CA$5085 Equivalent to CA$46/day
20 weeks CA$6330 Equivalent to CA$46/day
24 weeks CA$7576 Equivalent to CA$46/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in South Africa generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

South Africa - Kruger

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Volunteer projects available in South Africa - Kruger

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks CA$1070 Equivalent to CA$77/day
4 weeks CA$1790 Equivalent to CA$64/day
6 weeks CA$2445 Equivalent to CA$59/day
8 weeks CA$3100 Equivalent to CA$56/day
10 weeks CA$3755 Equivalent to CA$54/day
12 weeks CA$4410 Equivalent to CA$53/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations and a criminal background check.
  • Please note: due to the remote location of the camp and limited availability of specialty items, there is an extra charge in order to cater for some dietary requirements (US$20 per week for vegetarian and US$30 per week for vegan, gluten and lactose intolerance).
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in South Africa generally find US$50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

South Africa - Table View

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Volunteer projects available in South Africa - Table View

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$421 Equivalent to CA$61/day
2 weeks CA$707 Equivalent to CA$51/day
3 weeks CA$1083 Equivalent to CA$52/day
4 weeks CA$1485 Equivalent to CA$54/day
5 weeks CA$1874 Equivalent to CA$54/day
6 weeks CA$2250 Equivalent to CA$54/day
8 weeks CA$3003 Equivalent to CA$54/day
10 weeks CA$3755 Equivalent to CA$54/day
12 weeks CA$4507 Equivalent to CA$54/day
16 weeks CA$6012 Equivalent to CA$54/day
20 weeks CA$7517 Equivalent to CA$54/day
24 weeks CA$9022 Equivalent to CA$54/day
South Africa - Table View: Surf, Skate & Swim Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$479 Equivalent to CA$69/day
2 weeks CA$849 Equivalent to CA$61/day
3 weeks CA$1148 Equivalent to CA$55/day
4 weeks CA$1530 Equivalent to CA$55/day
5 weeks CA$1939 Equivalent to CA$56/day
6 weeks CA$2315 Equivalent to CA$56/day
8 weeks CA$3068 Equivalent to CA$55/day
10 weeks CA$3807 Equivalent to CA$55/day
12 weeks CA$4559 Equivalent to CA$55/day
16 weeks CA$6051 Equivalent to CA$55/day
20 weeks CA$7556 Equivalent to CA$54/day
24 weeks CA$9061 Equivalent to CA$54/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in South Africa generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Spain - Barcelona

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$810 Equivalent to CA$116/day
2 weeks CA$1336 Equivalent to CA$96/day
3 weeks CA$1861 Equivalent to CA$89/day
4 weeks CA$2386 Equivalent to CA$86/day
5 weeks CA$2912 Equivalent to CA$84/day
6 weeks CA$3437 Equivalent to CA$82/day
8 weeks CA$4488 Equivalent to CA$81/day
10 weeks CA$5539 Equivalent to CA$80/day
12 weeks CA$6590 Equivalent to CA$79/day
Spain - Barcelona: Marine Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$1232 Equivalent to CA$176/day
2 weeks CA$2036 Equivalent to CA$146/day
3 weeks CA$2841 Equivalent to CA$136/day
4 weeks CA$3645 Equivalent to CA$131/day
5 weeks CA$4449 Equivalent to CA$128/day
6 weeks CA$5253 Equivalent to CA$126/day
8 weeks CA$6862 Equivalent to CA$123/day
10 weeks CA$8471 Equivalent to CA$122/day
12 weeks CA$10079 Equivalent to CA$120/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Spain generally find US$80 to be sufficient for weekly expenses including transportation and miscellaneous spending.
  • Please note: You will need to budget an extra US$10 per night for the Barcelona City Tax, paid directly to the accommodation upon arrival.

Sri Lanka

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$408 Equivalent to CA$59/day
2 weeks CA$577 Equivalent to CA$42/day
3 weeks CA$771 Equivalent to CA$37/day
4 weeks CA$966 Equivalent to CA$35/day
5 weeks CA$1154 Equivalent to CA$33/day
6 weeks CA$1349 Equivalent to CA$33/day
8 weeks CA$1738 Equivalent to CA$32/day
10 weeks CA$2127 Equivalent to CA$31/day
12 weeks CA$2516 Equivalent to CA$30/day
Sri Lanka: Turtle Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks CA$739 Equivalent to CA$53/day
3 weeks CA$1076 Equivalent to CA$52/day
4 weeks CA$1414 Equivalent to CA$51/day
Sri Lanka: Wild Elephant Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks CA$1310 Equivalent to CA$94/day
3 weeks CA$1595 Equivalent to CA$76/day
4 weeks CA$1881 Equivalent to CA$68/day
5 weeks CA$2166 Equivalent to CA$62/day
6 weeks CA$2451 Equivalent to CA$59/day
8 weeks CA$3022 Equivalent to CA$54/day
10 weeks CA$3593 Equivalent to CA$52/day
12 weeks CA$4164 Equivalent to CA$50/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Sri Lanka generally find US$30-50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Tanzania

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$350 Equivalent to CA$50/day
2 weeks CA$505 Equivalent to CA$37/day
3 weeks CA$732 Equivalent to CA$35/day
4 weeks CA$914 Equivalent to CA$33/day
5 weeks CA$1109 Equivalent to CA$32/day
6 weeks CA$1303 Equivalent to CA$32/day
8 weeks CA$1712 Equivalent to CA$31/day
10 weeks CA$2140 Equivalent to CA$31/day
12 weeks CA$2568 Equivalent to CA$31/day
16 weeks CA$3424 Equivalent to CA$31/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Independent volunteers under the age of 18 will have an additional cost of US$80 per week added to their program fee to cover extra logistical support provided by the local team. The Medical project has an additional surcharge of US$50 per week for additional supervision, materials, and logistics involved. The Animal Welfare project has a one-off surcharge of US$80 which covers costs involved in supervision and transport, and goes directly to the veterinarian volunteers are working with. The Sustainable Agriculture project has a one-off surcharge of US$80 and the Construction and Renovation project has an additional surcharge of US$49 per week which covers supervision, materials and logistics involved with these projects.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Tanzania generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Thailand

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Volunteer projects available in Thailand

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks CA$648 Equivalent to CA$47/day
3 weeks CA$778 Equivalent to CA$38/day
4 weeks CA$947 Equivalent to CA$34/day
5 weeks CA$1102 Equivalent to CA$32/day
6 weeks CA$1245 Equivalent to CA$30/day
8 weeks CA$1543 Equivalent to CA$28/day
10 weeks CA$1881 Equivalent to CA$27/day
12 weeks CA$2218 Equivalent to CA$27/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Thailand generally find US$30-50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Thailand - Hua Hin

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Volunteer projects available in Thailand - Hua Hin

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$363 Equivalent to CA$52/day
2 weeks CA$570 Equivalent to CA$41/day
3 weeks CA$778 Equivalent to CA$38/day
4 weeks CA$985 Equivalent to CA$36/day
5 weeks CA$1193 Equivalent to CA$35/day
6 weeks CA$1401 Equivalent to CA$34/day
8 weeks CA$1712 Equivalent to CA$31/day
10 weeks CA$2023 Equivalent to CA$29/day
12 weeks CA$2335 Equivalent to CA$28/day
Thailand - Hua Hin: Teaching English Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$402 Equivalent to CA$58/day
2 weeks CA$635 Equivalent to CA$46/day
3 weeks CA$869 Equivalent to CA$42/day
4 weeks CA$1102 Equivalent to CA$40/day
5 weeks CA$1336 Equivalent to CA$39/day
6 weeks CA$1569 Equivalent to CA$38/day
8 weeks CA$1906 Equivalent to CA$35/day
10 weeks CA$2244 Equivalent to CA$33/day
12 weeks CA$2581 Equivalent to CA$31/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Thailand generally find US$50-100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

USA - Chicago

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Volunteer projects available in USA - Chicago

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$817 Equivalent to CA$117/day
2 weeks CA$1368 Equivalent to CA$98/day
3 weeks CA$1842 Equivalent to CA$88/day
4 weeks CA$2322 Equivalent to CA$83/day
5 weeks CA$2737 Equivalent to CA$79/day
6 weeks CA$3158 Equivalent to CA$76/day
8 weeks CA$4028 Equivalent to CA$72/day
10 weeks CA$4546 Equivalent to CA$65/day
12 weeks CA$5279 Equivalent to CA$63/day
  • Accommodation
  • Daily breakfast
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, some meals, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Chicago generally find US$200 - US$300 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches and dinners, and local tours and activities.

USA - New Orleans

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$648 Equivalent to CA$93/day
2 weeks CA$1141 Equivalent to CA$82/day
3 weeks CA$1576 Equivalent to CA$76/day
4 weeks CA$2030 Equivalent to CA$73/day
5 weeks CA$2471 Equivalent to CA$71/day
6 weeks CA$2808 Equivalent to CA$67/day
8 weeks CA$3638 Equivalent to CA$65/day
10 weeks CA$4365 Equivalent to CA$63/day
12 weeks CA$5130 Equivalent to CA$62/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has a surcharge of US$50 per week for additional supervision and materials.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, some meals, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in New Orleans generally find US$200 - US$300 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches and dinners, and local tours and activities.

USA - Philadelphia

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Volunteer projects available in USA - Philadelphia

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$810 Equivalent to CA$116/day
2 weeks CA$1362 Equivalent to CA$98/day
3 weeks CA$1796 Equivalent to CA$86/day
4 weeks CA$2276 Equivalent to CA$82/day
5 weeks CA$2678 Equivalent to CA$77/day
6 weeks CA$3081 Equivalent to CA$74/day
8 weeks CA$3852 Equivalent to CA$69/day
10 weeks CA$4644 Equivalent to CA$67/day
12 weeks CA$5390 Equivalent to CA$65/day
  • Accommodation
  • Daily breakfast
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, some meals, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Philadelphia generally find US$200 - US$300 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches and dinners, and local tours and activities.

USA - San Diego

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Volunteer projects available in USA - San Diego

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$784 Equivalent to CA$112/day
2 weeks CA$1316 Equivalent to CA$94/day
3 weeks CA$1725 Equivalent to CA$83/day
4 weeks CA$2172 Equivalent to CA$78/day
5 weeks CA$2562 Equivalent to CA$74/day
6 weeks CA$2970 Equivalent to CA$71/day
8 weeks CA$3671 Equivalent to CA$66/day
10 weeks CA$4430 Equivalent to CA$64/day
12 weeks CA$5130 Equivalent to CA$62/day
  • Accommodation
  • Daily breakfast
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, some meals, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in San Diego generally find US$200 - US$300 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches and dinners, and local tours and activities.

Victoria Falls

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Volunteer projects available in Victoria Falls

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks CA$1323 Equivalent to CA$95/day
4 weeks CA$2283 Equivalent to CA$82/day
6 weeks CA$3243 Equivalent to CA$78/day
8 weeks CA$4203 Equivalent to CA$76/day
10 weeks CA$5163 Equivalent to CA$74/day
12 weeks CA$5941 Equivalent to CA$71/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Please note: Volunteers ​staying longer than 4 weeks ​will need to budget an extra US$500​ to ​obtain a temporal work permit​ ​from Zimbabwe Immigration in order to stay up to 90 days.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Victoria Falls generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh

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Volunteer projects available in Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$356 Equivalent to CA$51/day
2 weeks CA$564 Equivalent to CA$41/day
3 weeks CA$771 Equivalent to CA$37/day
4 weeks CA$979 Equivalent to CA$35/day
5 weeks CA$1187 Equivalent to CA$34/day
6 weeks CA$1394 Equivalent to CA$34/day
8 weeks CA$1679 Equivalent to CA$30/day
10 weeks CA$1965 Equivalent to CA$29/day
12 weeks CA$2237 Equivalent to CA$27/day
16 weeks CA$2782 Equivalent to CA$25/day
20 weeks CA$3327 Equivalent to CA$24/day
24 weeks CA$3872 Equivalent to CA$24/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Medical project has a surcharge of US$25 per week for training provided and resources used on this project. The Introduction Week incurs a US$25 surcharge.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh generally find US$30-50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Zambia

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$350 Equivalent to CA$50/day
2 weeks CA$557 Equivalent to CA$40/day
3 weeks CA$726 Equivalent to CA$35/day
4 weeks CA$895 Equivalent to CA$32/day
5 weeks CA$1063 Equivalent to CA$31/day
6 weeks CA$1232 Equivalent to CA$30/day
8 weeks CA$1569 Equivalent to CA$29/day
10 weeks CA$1906 Equivalent to CA$28/day
12 weeks CA$2244 Equivalent to CA$27/day
16 weeks CA$2918 Equivalent to CA$27/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has a surcharge of US$49 per week for additional supervision and materials. The Medical project has a one-off surcharge of US$100 which goes to the Zambian Ministry of Health for use in the public health sector. The Rural Teaching project has a one-off surcharge of US$200 for the additional transport, supervision and logistics involved in this project. Volunteers ​staying for longer than 4 weeks ​will need to budget an extra US$620​ to ​obtain a temporary work permit​ ​from Zambia Immigration in order to stay up to 90 days.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Please note: Volunteers ​staying for longer than 4 weeks ​will need to budget an extra US$620​ (subject to exchange rate) to ​obtain a temporary work permit​ ​from Zambian Immigration in order to stay up to 90 days.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Zambia generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Zanzibar

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Volunteer projects available in Zanzibar

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$700 Equivalent to CA$100/day
2 weeks CA$940 Equivalent to CA$68/day
3 weeks CA$1180 Equivalent to CA$57/day
4 weeks CA$1420 Equivalent to CA$51/day
5 weeks CA$1660 Equivalent to CA$48/day
6 weeks CA$1900 Equivalent to CA$46/day
8 weeks CA$2380 Equivalent to CA$43/day
10 weeks CA$2815 Equivalent to CA$41/day
12 weeks CA$3204 Equivalent to CA$39/day
Zanzibar: Turtle Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week CA$791 Equivalent to CA$113/day
2 weeks CA$1122 Equivalent to CA$81/day
3 weeks CA$1452 Equivalent to CA$70/day
4 weeks CA$1783 Equivalent to CA$64/day
5 weeks CA$2114 Equivalent to CA$61/day
6 weeks CA$2445 Equivalent to CA$59/day
8 weeks CA$3106 Equivalent to CA$56/day
10 weeks CA$3723 Equivalent to CA$54/day
12 weeks CA$4293 Equivalent to CA$52/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of CA$387 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in CAD.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations and criminal background check.
  • Please note: Volunteers ​staying for 2 weeks or more ​will need to budget US$200​ to ​obtain a work permit.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Zanzibar generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

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