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Where Can Americans Travel Now?

Want to find out where you can volunteer abroad right now as an American? Find out which IVHQ programs are running in countries open to US tourists…

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Best Medical Mission Trips 2020 & 2021

Top medical mission trips with IVHQ for medical professionals, dentists, college students and pre-med students in hospitals and clinics in over eight destinations around the world. Plan your medical mission trip here…

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The Best Volunteer Abroad Programs For 2020 & 2021

Here are our top 23 volunteer abroad programs for 2020 and 2021. These volunteer programs have been decided by volunteer reviews and provide the best volunteer trip recommendations for every type of volunteer traveler, whether you’re a high school student, college student or older adult.

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What it’s like to volunteer abroad in a Covid-19 world

Hear from IVHQ volunteers making a difference in a post Covid-19 world and helping local communities get back on their feet…

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Best Environmental Conservation Programs Abroad for Eco Volunteers

We’ve rounded up our favorite Environmental Conservation programs abroad to help you find the program that best suits your skills, goals and personal interests.

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QUIZ: Where Should You Volunteer Abroad In 2021?

Volunteering abroad in 2021? Take this quiz to find out where you should go…

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Best Gap Year Volunteer Programs

Want to volunteer abroad for your gap year? Discover the top gap year volunteer opportunities for 2020 and 2021…

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Best Medical Mission Trips 2020 & 2021

Top medical mission trips with IVHQ for medical professionals, dentists, college students and pre-med students in hospitals and clinics in over eight destinations around the world. Plan your medical mission trip here…

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Teen Volunteer Abroad Programs

Discover IVHQ’s safe and affordable volunteer abroad programs perfect for teens…

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Peace Corps Alternatives

Can’t commit to 2 years in the Peace Corps? Discover why thousands choose to volunteer with International Volunteer HQ as a Peace Corps alternative…

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How to get started

Pick a destination + project and apply for free
Meet your personal volunteer travel expert
Pay the registration fee to secure your place and upgrade your MyIVHQ account
Get ready to volunteer abroad, we’ll support you every step of the way!