Volunteering

Volunteering

International volunteerism is an awesome way to travel with purpose, and to really immerse yourself in the culture in which you are visiting. 

Many people prefer to volunteer through a non-profit organization, otherwise known as a non-governmental organization (NGO). NGOs can be open to enthusiastic people without specific skills, such as Habitat For Humanity or restricted to specialists, such as Doctors Without Borders.

Here is a list of some NGOs that are available to Canadian citizens: