Volunteer Travel Guides - Page 23
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Olympic International Volunteer Inspires From Kenya To New Zealand
One Olympian, six schools and countless questions later, the first instalment of the IVHQ Athletes in Schools program has wrapped up here in Taranaki, New Zealand!
International Volunteer Lands Dream Job
Two-time IVHQ volunteer, Andrew Ahmed, has just landed his dream job on the IVHQ Video Tour - tasked with the role of capturing footage and interviews to provide future IVHQers with a videographic insight into IVHQ’s volunteer abroad programs. Discover how Andrew landed the job and what it has in store for him over the next couple of months…
My Experience As A Medical Volunteer Abroad
Madison Bangert from American University of the Caribbean reflects on a Medical group volunteer experience in Guatemala…
What To Expect As A Volunteer Abroad In Costa Rica
Hola! As part of IVHQ’s regular program visits, I traveled to our volunteer program in Costa Rica to check in with our local team, meet with our volunteers, and visit our volunteer placements. For those looking into or thinking about volunteering abroad in Costa Rica, I hope this helps – have fun, Hannah x
How To Volunteer Abroad - Volunteer Hacks
Here at IVHQ, we’re committed to providing the world’s best volunteer abroad programs through affordable fees, sustainable programs, superior pre-departure support and in-country services.
How To Volunteer From Home
Learn how the IVHQ Crew are volunteering from home and how you can too!
IVHQ Announces 2014 Volunteer of the Year Winner
From a community of over 37,000 international volunteers, Colorado’s Cara Lawler has been voted the IVHQ Volunteer of the Year for her dedication to building a more self-sufficient and permanent home for the children of El Shadai Grace Children’s Centre in Kenya.
Which Volunteer Abroad Programs Are Best?
Since 2007, IVHQ has placed more than 113,000 volunteers abroad, contributing a total of over 4 million volunteer hours to communities around the world. So what makes our volunteer abroad programs the best of the rest? It comes down to a few simple things…
IVHQ Responsible Volunteering Update - Nepal
After 16 hours of flying from New Zealand, I’ve touched down in Nepal with Ben Brown (IVHQ Risk and Responsible Volunteering Travel Manager) and Ashlee Bishop (IVHQ Nepal Program Coordinator) excited for a week of work with Bijen and our local Nepalese staff here in Kathmandu.
IVHQ Hangs Out With Taranaki Rescue Helicopter Trust
IVHQ may be the world’s largest volunteer travel company, but we’re based in a small town here in New Zealand and supporting local community initiatives is important to us.
IVHQ Volunteer of the Year Finalists Announced
International Volunteer HQ is proud to share that Kristian Braeuer (AUS), Carolyn Eggart (USA), Hana Kitamura (AUS), Cara Lawler (USA), Zac Lanza (UK) and Vin Kebblewhite (AUS) are the IVHQ volunteers who have been selected as finalists for the 2014 IVHQ Volunteer of the Year Awards.
How To Choose A Volunteer Abroad Program
Stuck on how to choose a volunteer abroad program?