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.
GivingWay has connected over 27,300 GivingWay users with almost 2,000 non-profit organizations in over 115 countries! Being able to witness how these connections lead to meaningful volunteering experiences for so many people around the world has made a very real impact on the GivingWay team. We are constantly inspired by our wonderful community of volunteers, […]
Pyunli was founded 3 years ago by Vinod Raghunath Singh Kanwasi, and its mission is this: “Help every child get a quality education, regardless of gender, economic status, or social standing.” Pyunli is based in Gaucher, a small town in Uttarakhand in the north of India. The town is situated on the left bank of river […]
Wild chinchillas used to roam the coastal regions, hills, and mountains of Chile, Peru, Argentina, and Bolivia. By the 1900s, chinchillas were almost extinct. Ironically, it’s their dense, soft fur, which keeps them warm in extremely high altitudes, that lead to the catastrophic decimation of this species by humans. Between 1800 and 1900, at least […]
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 […]