Volunteering abroad as a high school student is one of the best things you can do for yourself, your career, and the world. Instead of spending the summer sitting at home, you can gain international experience and work on sustainable volunteering projects designed...
Often seen as a selfless act, joining a volunteer project can actually provide many benefits to all parties involved. Carry on reading to learn how volunteering while you are in high school can make a positive impact on your life. Why is volunteering important? ...
Spring break and travel go hand in hand. For many students that means spending a week in the sunshine somewhere beautiful. But what if you could have more? For GVI’s alternative spring break volunteers, that means spending a week in the sun somewhere beautiful while...
As a parent, the thought of sending your child to a foreign country can be terrifying. But what can you do when your high-schooler tells you that they want to volunteer abroad? You don’t want to deny them the opportunity to grow, but you also don’t want to send them...
Volunteering abroad can be an excellent idea for under 18s. It means you can use your summer for something both impactful and rewarding. It can also increase your educational and career prospects. And we are going to tell you why. Volunteering abroad lets you...
Spend your high school vacation doing something worth talking about when school starts again. Choose one of our best volunteer programs for high school students. Volunteering during high school is one of the best decisions you can make. GVI’s teen volunteer programs...
Ever thought about immersing yourself into a wholly diverse culture and lifestyle? Wonder what it would be like to make a genuine contribution to a community’s development? Want to take the first step into adventure? Well, you’re not alone. Join the ever-growing...
If you're in high school today, chances are you're way more clued up about global issues than any previous generation. Even more impressive, you've probably already contributed to projects in support of causes you truly care about. For you, it's not simply about...
Your whole family will thrive when you embark on a volunteer abroad program together. The family that travels together stays together. Family holidays are a chance to spend meaningful time together and build precious memories. For an experience that your whole family...
Are you under 18 but passionate about international development work? Are you looking for a way to channel that dedication by volunteering abroad with others your age? Volunteering abroad as a high school student is becoming increasingly popular and opportunities to...
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- Cape Town
- Chiang Mai
- Community Development
- Fiji Islands
- Gap Year
- GVI Live
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- Marine Conservation
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