IVHQ Groups Alumni

IVHQ Group Alumni Reviews

Every year, International Volunteer HQ places hundreds of volunteers in customized IVHQ Groups programs abroad.

Here’s a list of some of the different universities and organizations that IVHQ has worked with over the past few years.

2015/16 Alumni

  • Washington Jefferson College, USA (Costa Rica - August 2016)
  • Stockton University, USA (Guatemala - August 2016)
  • Palm Beach State College, USA (Guatemala - August 2016)
  • Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, USA (Guatemala - July 2016)
  • The Citadel, USA (Italy - July 2016)
  • University of California, Los Angeles, USA (India - Delhi - July 2016)
  • University of New Brunswick Saint John, Canada (Peru - Cusco - July 2016)
  • City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong (India - Dharamsala - June 2016)
  • Austin Peay State University, USA (Ecuador - June 2016)
  • St Patrick’s College, Ireland (Cambodia - June 2016)
  • City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong (Laos - June 2016)
  • Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, USA (Peru - Cusco - May 2016)
  • Michigan State University, USA (Guatemala - May 2016)
  • Algonquin College, Canada (Guatemala - May 2016)
  • Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, USA (Costa Rica - May 2016)
  • Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar, Qatar (Sri Lanka - May 2016)
  • University of Illinois at Chicago, USA (Costa Rica - May 2016)
  • Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, USA (Portugal - May 2016)
  • Clarkson University, USA (Peru - Cusco - May 2016)
  • North Carolina State University, USA (South Africa - May 2016)
  • Hawaii Pacific University, USA (Thailand - May 2016)
  • Florida International University, USA (Peru - Cusco - May 2016)
  • Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar, Qatar (Romania - May 2016)
  • Southern University of Utah, USA (Costa Rica - May 2016)
  • University of Michigan, USA (Guatemala - May 2016)
  • University of Michigan, USA (Peru - Cusco - May 2016)
  • University of Florida, USA (Costa Rica - May 2016)
  • Ryerson University, Canada (Peru - Lima - May 2016)
  • Sidwell School, USA (Colombia - Cartagena - March 2016)
  • Thunder Mountain High School, USA (Bali - Ubud - March 2016)
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA (Mexico - March 2016)
  • Beach School, USA (Guatemala - March 2016)
  • George Washington University, USA (Peru - Lima - March 2016)
  • Handsworth Secondary School, Canada (Guatemala - March 2016)
  • Antioch University, USA (Peru - Cusco - March 2016)
  • Southern University of Utah, USA (Costa Rica - March 2016)
  • Southern University of Utah, USA (Guatemala - March 2016)
  • Arizona State University, USA (Costa Rica - March 2016)
  • Handsworth Secondary School, Canada (Guatemala - March 2016)
  • George Washington University, USA (Returning Group, Peru - Lima - March 2016)
  • Beach School, USA (Guatemala - March 2016)
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA (Mexico - March 2016)
  • Thunder Mountain High School, USA (Bali - March 2016)
  • Sidwell Friends School, USA (Colombia - Cartagema - March 2016)
  • Conestoga College, Canada (Returning Group, Guatemala – February 2016)
  • University of Michigan, USA (Returning Group, Peru - Cusco - February 2016)
  • University of Florida, USA (Returning Group, Guatemala - February 2016)
  • Northeastern University in Qatar, Qatar (Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh - February 2016)
  • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, USA (Costa Rica - January 2016)
  • University of South Australia, AUS (Laos - January 2016)
  • Habitat for Humanity, Syracuse University, USA (Costa Rica - January 2016)
  • Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College, USA (Guatemala - January 2016)
  • Missouri State University, USA (Returning Group, Costa Rica - January 2016)
  • Ferris State University, USA (Costa Rica - January 2016)
  • The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong (Bali - December 2015)
  • Phi Delta Chi, University of Minnesota, USA (Guatemala - December 2015)
  • University of Macau, Macau (Thailand - December 2015)
  • University of Tromso, Norway (Kenya - December 2015)
  • Southern Utah University, USA (Returning Group, Guatemala - December 2015)
  • Bobcat Student Nurses Group, Ohio University, USA (Costa Rica - December 2015)
  • The Caddy Girls Group, USA (Guatemala - November 2015)
  • St Joseph’s Institution International School, Singapore (Thailand - October 2015)
  • Salesforce Group, USA (Peru - Cusco - October 2015)
  • Opunake High School, New Zealand (Bali - October 2015)

2014/15 Alumni

  • Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait (India - Delhi August 2015)
  • Erikson Institute, USA (Guatemala - August 2015)
  • Skyline College, USA (Guatemala - August 2015)
  • Engineers Without Borders Student Branch, American University of Sharjah, UAE (Bali - August 2015)
  • The Village P.r.o.j.e.c.t.s NGO, USA (Returning Group, Ghana - August 2015)
  • City University Youth Empowerment Project, Hong Kong (Returning Group, Cambodia - July 2015)
  • Redbirds Group, USA (Costa Rica - July 2015)
  • Fort Wayne Travelers Group, USA (Tanzania - July 2015)
  • Marine Life Preservation Society, University of California, Los Angeles, USA (Costa Rica, July 2015)
  • University of Winnipeg, Canada (Ecuador - July 2015)
  • Purple Wagon NGO, USA (Returning Group, India - Dharamsala - June 2015)
  • Macdonald High School Group, Canada (India - Delhi - June 2015)
  • International Outreach Project, American Medical Student Association, University of California, Los Angeles, USA (Returning Group, Guatemala - June 2015)
  • Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, Canada (India - Dharamsala - June 2015)
  • City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong (Laos - June 2015)
  • Pastoral Misionera Construction Group, Mexico (Costa Rica – June 2015)
  • Student-led Group from the College of New Jersey, USA (Ecuador – June 2015)
  • Student-led Group from the San Francisco State University Sequoia Baccalaureate Nursing Program, USA (Costa Rica – June 2015)
  • Faculty-led Group from the Knight School of Communication, Queens University of Charlotte, USA (Peru Lima - June 2015)
  • Faculty-led Group from the Department of Applied Psychology, Antioch University New England, USA (Peru Cusco - May 2015)
  • Faculty-led Group from Stetson University, USA (Cambodia – May 2015)
  • Student-led Medical Group from Clarkson University, USA (Returning Group, Costa Rica – May 2015)
  • Alumni Group from Yale Club of Charlotte, USA (Costa Rica – May 2015)
  • Faculty-led Alternative Breaks Group from Florida International University, USA (Peru Lima – May 2015)
  • Faculty-led Group from the College of Tropical Agriculture & Human Resources, University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA (Peru Cusco - May 2015)
  • Student-led Group from the National American University: Student Nurses Association, USA (Returning Group, India Delhi – May 2015)
  • Faculty-led Bachelor of Science Nursing Group from Algonquin College, Canada (Guatemala – May 2015)
  • Tartans Without Borders Group from Carnegie Mellon University, Qatar (Bali – May 2015)
  • Faculty-led Group from Indiana University – Purdue University Fort Wayne, USA (Peru Cusco – May 2015)
  • Student-led Group from the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, USA (Argentina – May 2015)
  • Faculty-led Student Volunteer Group from Austin Peay State University, USA (Guatemala – May 2015)
  • Student-led Nursing Group from Thompson Rivers University in Kamloops, Canada (Peru Cusco – May 2015)
  • Student-led Honors Group from the University of Michigan, (Costa Rica – May 2015)
  • Student-led Teacher Candidate Group from the University of Western Ontario, Canada (Peru Lima – May 2015)
  • Rotaract Group from York University, Canada (Costa Rica – May 2015)
  • Gator Group from the University of Florida, USA (Peru Lima – May 2015)
  • Latin Medical Student Association at the American University of the Caribbean, Sint Maarten (Guatemala – April 2015)
  • Rush University Medical Center, Group of Nurses, USA (Peru Cusco – April 2015)
  • Captain Meares Elementary Secondary School, Canada (Mexico – March 2015)
  • University of California, San Diego “Alternative Breaks: Empower The Community 2K15”, USA (Argentina – March 2015)
  • University of California, San Diego “AB Train To Sustain”, USA (Costa Rica – March 2015)
  • Purdue University, USA (Costa Rica – March 2015)
  • Gonzaga University, School of Law, “Mission Possible”, USA (Argentina – March 2015)
  • Southern Utah University, USA (Returning Group, Costa Rica – March 2015)
  • University of Florida, Health Engineered for All Lives, USA (Costa Rica – March 2015)
  • Michigan University, Health Engineered for All Lives, USA (Guatemala – March 2015)
  • Northwestern University, Qatar (Zambia – February 2015)
  • Conestoga College, Canada (Returning Group, Costa Rica – February 2015)
  • Peking University, China (Bali - January 2015)
  • St Paul’s College, Australia (Peru Cusco - January 2015)
  • University of Wisconsin, Health Occupations Student Association, Madison Campus, USA (Returning Group, Costa Rica - January 2015)
  • San Francisco State University, USA (Returning Group, Guatemala – January 2015)
  • Missouri State University Group, Missouri State University, USA (Costa Rica – January 2015)
  • Women of Change-CMUQ Group, Carnegie Mellon University, Qatar (Morocco – January 2015)
  • Lee Group, Family and Friends, USA (Returning Group, Peru Cusco – December 2014)
  • Thunderbird Group, Southern Utah University, USA (Returning Group, Guatemala - December 2014)
  • UNF Volunteers Group, University of North Florida, USA (Costa Rica - December 2014)
  • RIEL Group, Ryerson University, Canada (Colombia Cartagena - December 2014)
  • PHP (People Helping People) Group, Nursing Colleagues, Saudi Arabia (Bali - October 2014)

2013/14 Alumni

  • Latin Medical Student Association at the American University of the Caribbean, Sint Maarten (Guatemala - August 2014)
  • Badger Volunteers at University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA (Returning Group, Costa Rica - August 2014)
  • The Village P.r.o.j.e.c.t.s NGO, USA (Ghana - August 2014)
  • City University of Hong Kong Social Work Group, Hong Kong (Cambodia - July 2014)
  • City University Youth Empowerment Project, Hong Kong (Returning Group, Cambodia - July 2014)
  • The Citadel Military College of South Carolina, USA (Costa Rica - July 2014)
  • Remington College School of Nursing, USA (Guatemala - July 2014)
  • American School Foundation of Monterrey, Mexico (Kenya Maasai - June 2014)
  • American Medical Student Association, Marshall University, USA (Peru Cusco - June 2014)
  • Purple Wagon NGO, USA (Returning Group, Ghana - June 2014)
  • University of Nottingham, Ningbo, China (Returning Group, Bali - June 2014)
  • International Outreach Project, American Medical Student Association, University of California, Los Angeles, USA (Peru Cusco - June 2014)
  • University of Bath, UK (Bali - June 2014)
  • University of Florida, USA (Returning Group, Ghana - May 2014)
  • University of Wisconsin: Health Occupations Student Association, USA (Returning Group, Peru Cusco - May 2014)
  • Clarkson University, USA (Returning Group, Guatemala - May 2014)
  • Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar (Returning Group, Thailand - May 2014)
  • National American University, Student Nurses Association, USA (Returning Group, Guatemala - May 2014)
  • Université de Moncton, Canada (Returning Group, Guatemala - May 2014)
  • Corporate Group, Keller Williams Preferred Realty, USA (Peru Cusco - April 2014)
  • California Institute of Technology, USA (Returning Group, Costa Rica - March 2014)
  • San Francisco State University, USA (Two Groups, Peru Cusco - March 2014)
  • Oregon State University, USA (Returning Group, Costa Rica - March 2014)
  • University of California, San Diego, USA (Costa Rica - March 2014)
  • University of Arizona, USA (Returning Group, Guatemala - March 2014)
  • Heathwood Hall Episcopal School, USA (Guatemala - March 2014)
  • Heathwood Hall Episcopal School, USA (Ghana - March 2014)
  • Esquimalt High School, Canada (Ecuador - March 2014)
  • Southern Utah University, USA (Guatemala - March 2014)
  • Manna Project at University of Georgia, USA (Costa Rica - March 2014)
  • Team Rockway Group, Family and Friends, USA (Peru Cusco - March 2014)
  • Mount Carmel College of Nursing, USA (Costa Rica - March 2014)
  • University of Charleston, USA (Returning Group, Guatemala - March 2014)
  • Terra Linda Interact Group, USA (Peru Cusco - February 2014)
  • Conestoga College, Canada (Costa Rica - February 2014)
  • University of Wisconsin – Health Occupations Student Association, USA (Returning Group, Guatemala - January 2014)
  • Hunter Bellevue School of Nursing, USA (Returning Group, Guatemala - January 2014)
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA (Returning Group, Guatemala - January 2014)
  • University of Minnesota, USA (Ghana - January 2014)
  • American Medical Student Association, University of Wisconsin, USA (Returning Group, Guatemala - December 2013)
  • Northern Kentucky University, USA (Costa Rica - December 2013)
  • University of Florida, USA (India Delhi - December 2013)
  • University of Puerto Rico, USA (Colombia Bogota - December 2013)
  • Wiltja Program at Woodville High School, Australia (Vietnam Hanoi - December 2013)
  • University of Ballarat, Australia (Ghana - December 2013)
  • Key Stage Learning, UK (Kenya - October 2013)

2012/13 Alumni

  • Make A Difference Association, Kuwait (India Delhi - August 2013)
  • Bucky Volunteering Association, University of Wisconsin, USA (Costa Rica - August 2013)
  • Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, USA (Guatemala - August 2013)
  • City Youth Empowerment Project, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong (Returning Group, Cambodia - July 2013)
  • Charleston University, USA(Peru Cusco - July 2013)
  • Ohio State University, USA (Returning Group, Ghana - June 2013)
  • National American University, Student Nurses Association (Peru Cusco - June 2013)
  • The University of Nottingham Ningbo, China (Cambodia, June 2013)
  • Purple Wagon NGO, USA (Returning Group, India Dharamsala - June 2013)
  • Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar (Returning Group, Morocco - June 2013)
  • Health Occupations Students’ Association, Madison Campus, University of Wisconsin, USA (Peru Cusco - May 2013)
  • Clarkson University, USA (Peru Cusco - May 2013)
  • Université de Moncton, Canada (Cambodia - May 2013)
  • Buck-I-Serv Group, Ohio State University, USA (Ghana - May 2013)
  • Université Sainte-Anne, Canada (Guatemala - April 2013)
  • Oregan State University, USA (Peru Cusco - March 2013)
  • Alternative Break, Andrew Campus, Carnegie Mellon, USA (Guatemala - March 2013)
  • California Institue of Technology, USA (Costa Rica - March 2013)
  • University of Arizona, USA (Costa Rica - March 2013)
  • Alternative Spring Break, Radford University, USA (Costa Rica - March 2013)
  • College of Charleston, USA (Guatemala - March 2013)
  • Ryserson University (Costa Rica - February 2013)
  • Johns Hopkins University (Tanzania - January 2013)
  • Hunter Bellevue School of Nursing (Guatemala - January 2013)
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison (Returning Group, Gautemala - January 2013)
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (India Delhi - December 2012)
  • Ferris State University (Costa Rica - December 2012)
  • Capco Corporate Group (Guatemala - October 2012)
  • Central Oregon Community College (India Delhi - September 2012)

2011/12 Alumni

  • City Youth Empowerment Project, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong (Cambodia - July 2012)
  • Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (Costa Rica - June & July 2012)
  • Ohio State University (Ghana - July 2012)
  • University of California, Los Angeles (Ecuador - June 2012)
  • Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar (South Africa - June 2012)
  • Purple Wagon NGO (Kenya - June 2012)
  • University of Montana, Global Grizzlies (India Delhi - June 2012)
  • Arizona State University, AZCOM (Guatemala - June 2012)
  • Vancouver Waldorf School (Costa Rica - June 2012)
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison (Guatemala - May 2012)
  • City University in Hong Kong (Nepal - May 2012)
  • University of Illinois (Costa Rica - May 2012)
  • Western University - Canada (Ghana - May 2012)
  • University of Moncton (Kenya - May 2012)
  • University of Alabama (Costa Rica - May 2012)
  • Carnegie Mellon University (Costa Rica - March 2012)
  • University of Connecticut (Peru Cusco - March 2012)
  • Ivy Tech Community College (Guatemala - March 2012)
  • Khawater Media Group - Egypt (Uganda - January 2012)
  • University of Wisconsin (Guatemala - January 2012)
  • West Chester University of Pennsylvania (Ecuador - January 2012)
  • Bridgewater State University (Costa Rica - January 2012)

2010/11 Alumni

  • University of New South Wales (India Delhi - July 2011)
  • College of Charleston (Ghana – May 2011)&
  • University of Minnesota (Guatemala – May 2011)
  • University of South Florida (Costa Rica – March 2011)
  • Ryerson University (Colombia – February 2011)
  • University of Technology Sydney (Nepal – February 2011)
  • American Medical Students Association (Guatemala – January 2011)
  • George Washington University (Costa Rica – January 2011)
  • Midwestern University (Peru Cusco – November 2010)
  • Western Carolina University (Costa Rica – November 2010)

2009/10 Alumni

  • Newark Collegiate Academy (Costa Rica – June 2010)
  • University of Limerick, Ireland (Vietnam – May 2010)
  • Appalachian State University (Costa Rica – March 2010)
  • Oregon State University (Thailand – March 2010)
  • University of Virginia (Costa Rica – March 2010)
  • University of Pittsburgh (Peru – March 2010)
  • Saint Leo University (Costa Rica – March 2010)
  • Algonquin College (Cusco, Peru – February 2010)
  • Ross School (Nepal – February 2010)
  • Carpenter High School (Kenya – February 2010)
  • Monash University (India Dharamsala – January 2010)
  • Lloyds TSB Bank Group (Costa Rica - September 2009)

2008/09 Alumni

  • Western Ontario University (Ghana – May 2009)
  • Purdue University (Cusco, Peru – March 2009)
  • Northwestern University (Tanzania – March 2009)
  • Acadia University (Ecuador - February 2009)
  • University at Albany – SUNY (Ecuador – January 2009)
  • Illinois State University (Cusco, Peru – January 2009)

2007/08 Alumni

  • Singapore International School (Kenya Maasai – June 2008)
  • Azusa Pacific University (Vietnam – May 2008)

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