Volunteer Abroad

Long Term Volunteering: Turn Your Passion Into a Career

Long Term Volunteering: Turn Your Passion Into a Career

An interview with Heather Graham, the Director of Communications and Fund Development of Casa Guatemala. Casa Guatemala, located on the Rio Dulce near the southeastern coast of Guatemala, is an orphanage and school serving over 300 children who have been abused, abandoned, suffer from malnourishment, or were living in extreme poverty. These children come from(…)

VolunTourism: Combining Volunteer Work with World Travel

VolunTourism: Combining Volunteer Work with World Travel

VolunTourism Defined: The conscious, seamlessly integrated combination of voluntary service to a destination and the best, traditional elements of travel — arts, culture, geography, history and recreation — in that destination. While Eco-Tourism & VolunTourism have been popular catch phrases in the travel industry for quite some time, they both have the potential to be a(…)