Helping from Home! Fundraiser for Cambodia sets an Example

Darron has gone above and beyond with international service. Globalteer’s Cambodia alum Darron is living proof that service doesn’t have to stop after placement. Darron has put great effort into fundraising for Cambodia’s Helping Hands School: Since finishing his initial exchange in 2018, Darron has continued his efforts to help and raised over $7,000 for the project by himself.  To put the […]

Alan’s Cultural Exchange Experience

Helping Plant Seeds for the Future. Alan, from Aberdeen, Scotland, volunteered with Globalteer at Helping Hands in Cambodia in December 2019. He stepped out of his comfort zone and experienced a fantastic cultural exchange through our volunteer program in Cambodia, which helped him grow and plant seeds for the future! Alan volunteered in Cambodia before […]

Community Volunteer Experience

Reconnecting with Passion in life: Melinda’s Story! What’s life without happiness? And what’s happiness without passion in life? We often associate happiness with passion, as what we do is the key to contentment in life. And contentment equals to happiness, for the most part! So, does it need an age? Isn’t age just a number? […]

The Importance of a Good Child Protection Policy

The Importance of a Good Child Protection Policy When you’re looking for a volunteer placement overseas, it’s easy to be overwhelmed by the choices. You want to work with children, and you want to do some good. But how can you be certain that your volunteer organisation of choice is really helping children? Question the […]

Cycling Challenge for the Cambodia Community Project

Cycling Challenge Fundraiser! John Connel volunteered at Globalteer’s Helping Hands school in Siem Reap as part of his Cambodia Community Project volunteer placement. In addition to volunteering, John helped to raise awareness and funds for the project in an amazing way; by taking on a 15 day cycling challenge down the length of Vietnam: from […]

Orphanage Volunteering

Volunteering in orphanages seems, at face value, to be a selfless act of charity that can only do good. Sadly, this is very rarely the case, so I would like you to take a few minutes to read about the reality of being an orphanage volunteer. So, you want to give back and make a […]

Volunteering in Colombia Spotlight: Stefan

Volunteering in Colombia I spent two weeks volunteering in Colombia with Globalteer at their Colombia Kids project. It was one of the best experiences of my life. You can really feel that your help is needed and that you really are making a difference. It’s wonderful to see kids learning from you, doesn’t matter if it […]

Three different projects, one amazing experience!

Volunteering in Siem Reap, Cambodia Meet Rebecca, Volunteering in Siem Reap for four weeks with Globalteer at three amazing Combined Cambodia Projects. The Cambodia Women’s Empowerment Project, Cambodia Community Project, and the Cambodia Clean Water Project! “For about two years I have been planning the 5 month sabbatical which I am currently half way through. I […]

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 […]

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 […]