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: 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 […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Joe

Brit Joe Lynch volunteered at our Peru Community Project in Cusco for 2 weeks in the winter of 2013. Here he tells us why he chose Globalteer, and explains why he thinks being able to act silly and get dirty are essential skills for volunteering:At the end of 2012 I decided to take a year […]