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.
Are you looking to volunteer with turtles? Here are some options for you! KIDO Foundation, The Caribbean EcOceánica, Peru Latin American Sea Turtles, Costa Rica Tortugas de Pacuare, Costa Rica Equipo Tora Carey, Costa Rica Katelios Group, Greece 1. KIDO Foundation Where: The Caribbean The KIDO Foundation, established in 1995, monitors and protects critically endangered nesting sea turtles (Hawksbills […]
If you are a sports fan and want to combine it with your volunteering trip, we have 6 great options for you! Fountain of Good Sport Community Foundation, Zambia ATeam Fitness Lifestyle NPO, South Africa MITS Program, South Africa ANOPA, Ghana SportsWorks Int’l NGO, United States One Bike Tanzania, Tanzania 1. Fountain of Good Sport Community Foundation […]
GivingWay has recently partnered with YooCan, a global community for people with disabilities. We’re proud to say that many of the non-profits in the GivingWay platform are dedicated to helping people with disabilities in their communities. Since many of these non-profits are located in developing countries, they are often the only source of support and services […]
If you’ve always dreamed of travelling and volunteering in South America and would love to volunteer while you’re there, here are 5 free volunteering opportunities! Intiwawa, Peru Save the Wild Chinchillas, Chile Caras Alegres, Guatemala Biblioworks, Bolivia Education Plus Nicaragua, Nicaragua 1. Intiwawa Where: Arequipa, Peru Volunteer activities: Childcare, education, healthcare Intiwawa is a Peruvian non-profit on […]