Unique Ways to Volunteer Abroad

Even after traveling to some of the most beautiful places around the world, some of my fondest memories include the trips in which I've volunteered abroad. Ready to do your part? Here are unique ways to volunteer abroad.

The Ultimate Guide To Volunteer Travel

The idea of volunteer travel is something that appeals to many people. This guide covers the ethics and expectations of volunteering abroad.

Swimming with Otters

At Nurtured by Nature, you can have a one-of-a-kind animal encounter with creatures of all shapes and sizes. You can even go swimming with otters!

The Paralympic Opening Ceremonies

My excitement for the games was indescribable. Never had I thought that I would be at any Olympic or Paralympic event. Ever. And yet here I was, ticket in hand, entering the Opening Ceremonies in London.

25 at 25: My Bucketlist

While I am going to continue to travel my butt off, I am going to catch up on things that I have been putting off in my conquest to become a "World Traveler."

Finding Purpose in Panama

I plan on spending three weeks in Bocas del Toro exploring the region and learning more about the impact that Give and Surf has had on the community.

Visiting Proyecto Horizonte in Bolivia

It was incredible how all of the pieces of the puzzle fit together with the collaboration of so many organizations to bridge the gap between education, healthcare, and community development. A true Poyecto Horizonte!

Los Angeles Dream Center & Adopt-A-Block

Our Saturday morning started early as buses from The Dream Center filled themselves with volunteers and scattered to various communities all over LA. Our group was headed to Nickerson Gardens, the largest public housing development west of the Mississippi River.

Global Water Brigades Honduras

We left sustainable improvements with a small community in Honduras which, in turn, left a huge mark on my heart that inspires me to this day.

For-Purpose Adventure “Fun”draising!

We raised over $5,500 for Peruvian Hearts! That means our efforts will provide a years worth of education for 13 girls and there will still be some money to spare. Damn that feels good!

Epic Arts Cambodia: Charity for the Disabled

The Epic Arts Cambodia Center was developed for local disabled children as a safe haven to establish their own community and receive artistic education.