Choosing the right volunteer cause for you is an especially important step in getting ready for a volunteer trip. We have previously discussed this in our “10 Tips for the Responsible Volunteer” post. A good starting point, we believe, is to first think about your interests and passions.
Here’s a post dedicated especially to the animal lovers…we know you are out there!
We decided to put together a quick list of 7 amazing ways you can volunteer with animals, all around the world. If animals are what you are about – this is the post for you. And if not, we all have a great friend with a soft spot for animals who will surely appreciate the following information.
Here goes. 7 organizations – in no particular order!
There you have it! Certainly the options here cover some great volunteering options with some amazing wildlife causes. All that’s left is for you to choose the right one for you.
The world’s second largest continent, Africa offers plenty of opportunity for the volunteer looking to make the world a better place. With such a vast and diverse range of options, it can be hard to know where to begin. One good place, however, is with the environment. The effect of climate change is potentially devastating […]
In the process of realizing GivingWay, we were almost immediately confronted with one of the most debated issues in the volunteering community: “orphanage volunteering”. While the concept of the GivingWay, as an open platform that enables volunteers and organizations to communicate directly and freely, was unique – it was clear that a certain policy and clear guidelines […]
With endless volunteer opportunities available worldwide, how can one choose the right project? Think about the type of work you want to do. Do you like working with people? Do you enjoy taking care of children? Are you passionate about women’s rights? Is working with animals where your heart lies? If interacting with local community […]
The top destinations for volunteering opportunities that will make your next trip responsible just as it is exciting, from India to South Africa.