International Volunteering

International Volunteering

masaaiIf you're looking for a unique, life-changing experience, international volunteering should be at the top of your list! ELI partners with hundreds of local organizations in countries on five continents to provide volunteer opportunities to meet the goals of anyone looking for an international volunteer experience. Whether you would like to devote your time to caring for orphans in the Philippines, teaching in a rural school in Ghana, providing support to women in Cambodia, working at a national park in Ecuador, or any of the hundreds of other options available, we can set up the right program for you. Whether you're Depending on the location, volunteer programs can last any length of time from a week to a year. We work with volunteers from 18 to 80+. Check out the partial list below or go to a specific country page for more.

Volunteer Categories

Animals & Wildlife Argentina    Brazil   Ecuador  Ghana
Guatemala  Mexico   South Africa
Arts Cambodia   Ecuador   India   Peru
Conservation Argentina   Bali   Brazil   India   Mexico
Peru   South Africa
Construction Bali   Ecuador   Ghana   Nepal   Philippines
Deaf Education Kenya   Philippines
Educaton Argentina   Bali   Benin   Brazil   
Cambodia   Chile   Costa Rica
Ecuador   Ghana   Guatemala
India   Ireland   Kenya   Mexico
Nepal   Nicaragua   Peru   Philippines
South Africa   Spain   Tanzania
Thailand   Uganda   Vietnam
Human Rights Argentina   Cambodia   Ecuador   Nepal
Mexico   Peru   Philippines   South Africa
Medical/Health See our medical page
Microfinance Argentina   Cambodia   Chile   Costa Rica
Ghana   Guatemala   Kenya   Peru
South Africa   Uganda
Nutrition Ecuador   Philippines
Social Welfare

Argentina   Cambodia   Chile   Ecuador
Ghana   Guatemala   India   Mexico
Nepal   Nicaragua   Peru   Philippines 
Poland   South Africa   Spain
Uganda   Vietnam

Special Education Cambodia   Ecuador   India   Kenya
Women Argentina   Cambodia   Costa Rica   Ghana
Guatemala   India   Kenya   Mexico
Nepal   Nicaragua   Peru   Philippines
South Africa   Spain   Uganda   Vietnam
Youth Programs/
Children's Homes
Argentina   Bali   Benin   Brazil   
Cambodia   Chile Costa Rica
Ecuador   Ghana   Guatemala
India   Ireland   Kenya   Mexico
Nepal   Nicaragua   Peru   Philippines
Poland   South Africa   Tanzania
Thailand   Uganda   Vietnam

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