Volunteer Spotlight: Colin

Volunteer Review from Siem Reap Colin, 18, joined us from the UK. Colin was on his gap year, having just finished school, and looking forward to starting university in the autumn. He volunteered at our Cambodia Community Project for seven weeks, based in Siem Reap.   What inspired you to volunteer? I knew I wanted […]

American Donors Visit Globalteer Cambodia Programme

Many supporters of our Peru Community Project will remember that last summer they ran a huge fundraiser which gave donors the chance to win a trip for two to Peru or Cambodia.  Winners of the star prize, Joanne Crowley and Bud Sawatzky from Wisconsin in the US, elected to visit Cambodia as they had already […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Jess

There are many reasons that people volunteer you only have to look around our website to find what inspired our volunteers. However, what could be more exciting than your volunteering experience leading directly to a full-time job with a non-profit in lovely Cambodia? Well, that’s exactly what happened to Globalteer volunteer Jessica.Jessica Volunteered for twelve […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Harley

Harley, 66, joined us from Canada at the start of 2017 and has been volunteering with us for 12 weeks at our Cambodian Community project and was based at one of our local NGO schools, just outside of Siem Reap. Harley’s volunteer trip was inspired by her visit to Cambodia five years ago where she’d met […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Sally

Volunteering can be a life-changing experience and it makes us feel warm and fuzzy inside when we know that our volunteers continue to travel or return home having had an amazing experience helping, working, making new friends and making an impact. It’s an even greater feeling when we have past volunteers return to the projects […]

Globalteer’s First Corporate Group make an impact in Cambodia

In January 2017, Globalteer welcomed their first corporate volunteering group – a group of 10 enthusiastic volunteers from MSD in Singapore. The story began with Globalteer volunteer, Linda. Linda was placed at our Cambodia Community project in the summer of 2016. At the time of her placement, the project needed some assistance with getting our first […]

Volunteer in one of the friendliest countries in the world!

Struggling on deciding where to travel to or which country to volunteer in? We may have the answer for you! Travel guide giant, Rough Guides, has published their top 10 friendliest countries across the world; as voted by their Facebook and Twitter followers. We’re proud to say that we have incredible projects in four of […]

What a year for Globalteer!

The new year is almost upon us, and lots of people will be glad to see the back of 2016 –but thankfully we’ve still got many reasons to celebrate it and lots to look forward to in 2017! Firstly, we like to thank all our staff, volunteers, donors and project partners who have contributed to so many success stories this year – we couldn’t have done it without your help and on-going support. We’ve placed over […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Tim

“I would highly recommend my time with Globalteer and would come back in the future.”Tim is from the UK and volunteered in September at the Cambodia Community project for 6 weeks. My Story In the summer of 2016 I undertook a 6-week placement in Siem Reap, with Globalteer’s Cambodia community Project. I was placed with one of […]