Cultural Exchange in Peru

Service Learning in Peru Globalteer was happy to host a group of Chinese students at our projects in Cusco, Peru. The group, who live and study in Canada, participated in volunteering and cultural exchange activities at two of our programmes. The students ranging from 11-17  volunteered at the Peru Dog Shelter and the Community Project. While […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Emma

Emma Cresswell is the Deputy Head of Piper’s Corner school based in the UK. In August 2016, 15 students from the school volunteered at Picaflor House, on a life-changing tailor-made cultural and volunteering programme at our Community project in Cusco, Peru. This is her story.  Why was it important for you that your year 10 and […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Georgia

Georgia volunteered at Picaflor House in August 2016 with her school, Piper’s Corner, based in the UK. She was part of a group of 15 students who took part in a life-changing tailor-made cultural and volunteering programme at our Community project in Cusco, Peru. This is her story.  How does your volunteering trip compare to a […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Sophia

Sophia volunteered at Picaflor House in August 2016 with her school, Piper’s Corner, from the UK. She was part of a group of 15 students who took part in a life-changing tailor-made cultural and volunteering programme at our Community project in Cusco, Peru. This is her story.  How does your volunteering trip compare to a regular […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Mia

Mia volunteered at Picaflor House in August 2016 with her school, Piper’s Corner, based in the UK. She was part of a group of 15 students who took part in a life-changing tailor-made cultural and volunteering programme at our Community project in Cusco, Peru. This is her story. How does your volunteering trip compare to a […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Maria

Maria is a teacher from Ireland who volunteered for two weeks at the Peru Community Project in July 2015. Why GlobalteerI wanted to volunteer abroad for a long time and researched loads of different projects.  Globalteer stood out amongst the rest as it looked and sounded like an interesting, safe, well-run and best of all, fun […]

Volunteer Spotlight: David

David Green is a student at the University of London’s Royal Holloway College who volunteered at Globalteer’s Peru Community Project in July and August 2015. Looking for the right organisation I wanted to volunteer with an organisation that actually cared about making a difference instead of a profit. Globalteer provided that possibility perfectly due to the fact […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Lauren

Lauren is a student from the USA who volunteered at the Peru Community Project in May and June 2015. Here, she talks about her experience at the after-school programme supporting local children in their education. Looking for the right project  I have always loved working with children, travelling, and participating in new and exciting adventures. When it […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Irene

Singaporean volunteer Irene Lee came to Globalteer’s Peru Community Project at Picaflor House near Cusco with her friend and returning volunteer Choi Kuen Lai. Here, she reflects on her three weeks with the children at the project, the impact that she has had on the children and, just as importantly, the impact that they have […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Karen

Karen, a primary school teacher from Western Australia spent six weeks volunteering at Globalteer’s Peru Community Project – Picaflor House – from January to March 2014, as part of a three month trip to South America. Before going into all the details of her time with us in Cusco, Globalteer, we have rather cheekily borrowed […]