Volunteer with The Life Development Center

The Life Development Center

We are a small Thai local non-profit based in Chiang Mai. Our mission is to improve living and environmental conditions for vulnerable tribal communities in Northern Thailand.

LDC established in 1994 with vivid vision to help improve vulnerable tribal peoples' living condition and environment condition in the north of Thailand with variety initiatives

Our Activities

What We Need

English teachers must have teaching experience at least one year
Agriculture and construction work no skill requirement, physical fit
Product designer and marketing must have work experiences at least one year

Throughout the year
1 week to six months

What We Provide


Three meals, coffee break and free organic fruits from the garden
Accommodation we have cottages/hostel at our organic farm nice view and quiet in the midst of the nature and multiculture, we also covered your local logistic/transportation from Airport to project site and return

Important Info

Suitable For


Minimum Stay

Any period of time

Staff Size

Up to 5 people


US 200 dollars per person per week

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Help out from Home

Create/Update our Website
Social Media Help
Document Translation
Video/Photo Editing
Grant Writing

We are looking for video producer help us to promote the projects, we also need product designer and marketing to help develop local handicraft and get more distribution markets, and also need who could be able to raise fund for the projects

Our Recent Supporters


Your Contact Person

Manop Yangja
P.O Box 300 Chiangmai, Thailand 50000, Chiangmai, Thailand.
95% response rate

Other Information

Our volunteer programs are very unique, you will gain more than you expected such as experiencing multiculture, local life styles because the project site located among different ethnic groups. At organic farm we have more than 20 kinds of fruit trees, volunteers are free to have fresh organic fruits from the farm, we also provide half day Thai cooking lesson for free, you will learn about organic farming and have chance to visit different tribal communities and so on

Our Wish List

We needs farming and construction tools such as shovels, hoes, rakes, gloves etc. We also needs second hand stuffs for our charity shop such as cloths, shoes, computer and any kind of unused stuffs

What are you waiting for?

We at The Life Development Center would love to hear from you!