Would you like to make a difference abroad? Explore new cultures… meet new people…or just have some fun? Join over 20,000 volunteers abroad and make a difference while creating memorable experiences that will stay with you forever! The range of supported volunteer projects, challenges and meaningful tours is endless. Volunteer vacation travel programs in 24 countries for, over 15 years, is owned by First Choice/TUI Travel and is the worlds largest volunteer vacation travel company. We also offer TEFL (Teach English as a Foreign Language) certification courses and provide free paid job placement abroad for certified travelers wanting a longer international travel experience and who want to fund it with teaching work abroad. Volunteer Trips Wildlife Volunteering Abroad Wildlife volunteers experience a truly unique journey by getting up-close to some of the world’s most endearing creatures in exotic locations. As a wildlife volunteer you can get your hands dirty by helping to clear trails, or roll your sleeves up to cater for the daily needs of animals - whether it’s feeding baby lions in a Lion Park in South Africa, dolphin conservation in South Africa, developing educational literature programmes to help support pandas in China, or safeguard the existence of the leatherback turtles in Costa Rica. Volunteer Building Abroad If the idea of getting your hands dirty and offering your manual labor appeals, then i-to-i’s volunteer building projects could be the most rewarding volunteer travel option for you. Whether it’s building homes for underprivileged families in Costa Rica, Kenya or Honduras, international volunteers roll their sleeves up and get directly involved with building programmes in some of the most beautiful destinations across the globe. Volunteer Teaching Abroad If you enjoy working with children and want to get some valuable teaching experience under your belt, volunteer teaching abroad could be the ideal travel option for you. Reap the benefits of gaining valuable life experience, while absorbing a fascinating local culture and interacting with local children to help develop their future. Volunteer Work with Children Volunteering to work with children abroad is a popular volunteer travel option for travellers with a genuine fondness of children who want to experience a life-changing opportunity to help develop underprivileged children’s skills and equip them for a brighter future in further education. Whether you choose to volunteer with children in Africa, Asia, or South America, we offer volunteer work with children in over 20 countries, so you’re sure to find the volunteer project in a country that suits you. Community Development Volunteer Work Abroad Ecotourism in the truest sense of the word, community volunteer work abroad encompasses a huge spectrum of international volunteering opportunities, ranging from community work with children in Africa to building homes for local communities in South America. All community volunteer projects share the same core value; they make a vital difference to the development and future of communities abroad. i-to-i volunteers play an important role by providing skills and paving a positive path for children in orphanages, shelters and schools. Conservation Volunteering Abroad With countries across the globe more accessible than ever, the old cliché ‘the world is shrinking’ is increasingly heard, but we want to shout about the carbon footprint we leave on the destinations we visit, which is at the heart of i-to-i’s promise to encourage travellers to leave a positive impression through worthwhile conservation volunteer projects abroad. Sports Coaching — Looking for a fun and physical experience? You could have an inspiring adventure away from your arm chair, playing an active role in the development of young athletes across the globe. You don’t have to be a sports star but a little sporting talent will go a long way! Our sports projects include soccer coaching in the Caribbean, cricket coaching in Sri Lanka and for those of you looking for some fun work experience, we have an internship at a surf school in the Caribbean. Whichever sports project you choose, one thing is guaranteed: your efforts will benefit disadvantaged young people from some of the poorest pockets of the world. Student Internships and Work Experience Our range of internships and work experience placements allow you to develop new skills in a totally unique environment. These placements run from 2 to 24 weeks in fields such as health and medicine, marketing, tourism, sports and media. Whatever project you decide upon, one thing is guaranteed: your efforts will have a lasting and positive impact and the experience you’ll gain will put you one step ahead of the competition in your next job interview!