Tag: volunteering

  • Georgia on My Mind: A Slide Down Memory Lane

    written by blanches_nickelodeon on 2012-10-03
    Georgia on My Mind: A Slide Down Memory Lane

    In 1999, I volunteered in an orphanage and school in the former Soviet state of Georgia. Thirteen years on, I've finally seen the photos I took during my time there, bringing back memories in a way that only film can.

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  • Volunteering Under African Skies in Malawi

    written by mirthejasmijn on 2012-08-22 #places
    Volunteering Under African Skies in Malawi

    If you are a Dutch 16-year-old girl, you’re not very likely to find yourself cleaning toilets that are occupied by cockroaches somewhere in Africa. However, that’s one of the things I did this summer when I volunteered in Malawi - and it was amazing.

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  • Volunteers for Peace in Antwerp, Belgium

    written by kdm315 on 2011-02-04
    Volunteers for Peace in Antwerp, Belgium

    Volunteers for Peace is an organization that connects American citizens with international non-profits that invite volunteers to travel to exotic locations to give their time. My first experience with VFP took me to Antwerp, Belgium where I joined a group of international volunteers to spend a summer rebuilding a school.

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