I Volunteered Abroad

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 21 People

    Spain

    In 1998 I went overseas to volunteer in a two-week archaeological dig in Valencia, Spain through Volunteers For Peace (VFP). I met friends from Estonia, Poland, France, Spain, Russia, Portugal, and Denmark. I found out that mosquitos will pick me out of a group of 30 people...
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    26-30
    6 Responses Mar 3, 2009

    Teaching English at a language immersion camp

    in Poland for teenagers, Teaching English at a summer camp for kids in Romania 2 summers in a row, volunteered at a hostel in Portugal, volunteered to help a lady with her English language in Sicily
    SJblue662 SJblue662
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jan 14

    Tanzania

    When I was 19 years old, I had the most amazing, life changing experience of my life. I lived and volunteered in Moshi, Tanzania for almost three months. Moshi is located just at the base of Mount Kilimanjaro, and is a beautiful "middle class" community. I put...
    themanicmind themanicmind
    22-25, F
    Feb 23, 2009
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