‘Super Sunday’ sees Globalteer staff raise over $3,500 for projects

Seven of Globalteer’s fantastic staff in Cambodia and Peru took to the roads of Angor and the Andes last weekend, covering an impressive 114Km (70 miles) between them to raise money for Globalteer’s Cambodia Community, Peru Community and Cambodia Sports projects.  In Cambodia, Jen Dues – Regional Manager for Southeast Asia (above, centre), Lisa Morris […]

Celebrations as Globalteer ‘super-donor’ raises £20,000

One of Globalteer’s most loyal supporters and long-time fund-raisers recently handed over her latest donation, taking the total she has raised in aid of Globalteer’s charitable work to over £20,000 (US$32,000)! Jo Kirk-Mannering (above, left) – who also happens to be the mother of Globalteer founder Jim Elliott – has been raising money for Globalteer […]

Fancy cycling around Angkor Wat for charity?

If you can’t make up your mind exactly when to volunteer with Globalteer’s Cambodia Community Project in Siem Reap, then here’s a story that might inspire you, help you to set your date and guarantee that you get a very different view of the Temples of Angkor!23 year-old British volunteer Frankie Bolton (pictured above) combined […]

Peru Community Project launches unique photo gift sales

Following the success of our Peru Community project’s photo exhibition in Cusco we are delighted to announce that you can now buy gifts online through Smug Mug,  featuring any of the photos from the exhibition – and a few extra ones we slipped in too. And even better news, all the profits go to the […]

Cusco photo exhibition for Peru Community Project

Globalteer’s Peru Community is hosting a unique photography exhibition in Cusco from Monday 25th November to Friday 6thDecember. All of the photographs in the exhibition have been taken by children aged between six and 15 who attend Picaflor House, Globalteer’s project just outside Cusco.Entitled “Por Nuestros Ojos”, which translates as “Through Our eyes”, the exhibition […]

Could you be in the Globalteer hall of fame?

Most Globalteer volunteers don’t give up the good work once they have finished their volunteer placements with one of our community or wildlife projects. In fact, so many go on to achieve such great fundraising success that we have created a Globalteer volunteers’ fundraising hall of fame on our website.It’s only in its infancy but […]

Team Globalteer shines in inaugural Siem Reap Walk of Shame

Globalteer staff and volunteers at our Cambodia Community Project joined around 100 people in the first ever “Walk of Shame” in Siem Reap on Saturday 15th September, a fund-raising event organised by one of the partner projects we support in the town. The event raised more than $1,500 on the day alone, with supporting events […]

Kiwis to the rescue at Globalteer Peru Children’s Project

The children and staff at Globalteer’s Peru Children’s project are celebrating achieving an important goal…well two actually!Thanks to one Kiwi volunteer and the generosity of his friends back home in New Zealand, Picaflor House is now the proud owner of two brand new sets of goal posts for the centre’s playground.Volunteer Dylan Hughes from Napier […]

Globalteer House sale raises $230 for local Cambodian NGOs

Not content with setting up shop at Gobalteer’s volunteer hostel in Siem Reap, the staff at Globalteer House held a “table-top sale” last week to boost sales of the unique products made by their local partner NGOs and managed to raise a fantastic $230.Top selling items included hand woven bracelets, Cambodian cookery books, traditional carved […]

Globalteer opens NGO gift shop at Siem Reap volunteer Hostel

Globalteer has opened its very own NGO gift shop right inside its volunteer hostel in the Cambodian town of Siem Reap. Now volunteers at the hostel can buy all their souvenirs and gifts without having to leave the comfort of their home-from-home, and be safe in the knowledge that their money is going to a good […]