| These web sites are NOT a place to
find volunteering abroad
opportunities. These web sites are for citizens and
residents of a country to find volunteering opportunities in the
country where they are living. This is for volunteering in your
own city/your own community, no matter where that community is.
For the USA (for American citizens and residents):
For Canada (for Canadian citizens and residents):
For the UK (for UK citizens and residents):
Do-It (for England)
For Australia (for Australian citizens and residents):
For France (for French citizens and residents):
For India (for citizens and residents of India, NOT for Westerners to go to India to volunteer):
For the Philippines:
For Spain (for Spanish citizens and residents):
Singapore (for Singapore citizens and residents):
For Hong Kong (for Hong Kong citizens and residents):
For Malaysia (for Malaysian citizens and residents):
list of national volunteer centers all over the world, compiled by IAVE.
Also see this excellent long list of volunteer recruitment sites maintained by Energize, Inc. This list is even more comprehensive than the page you are reading now.
You may also want to review these resources regarding labor laws and volunteering.
If you feel mistreated as a volunteer, here is advice for volunteers on how to complain.
How to Make a Difference Internationally/Globally/in Another Country Without Going Abroad
Ideas for Leadership
Donating Things Instead of Cash or Time (In-Kind Contributions)
Tax credits for volunteering (for residents of the USA)
How to Find Volunteering Opportunities, a resource for adults who want to volunteer
Using Your Business Skills for Good - Volunteering Your Business Management Skills, to help people starting or running small businesses / micro enterprises, to help people building businesses in high-poverty areas, and to help people entering or re-entering the work force.
Details on how to quickly fill a community service obligation from a court or school.
Ideas for Funding Your Volunteering Abroad Trip.
Details on volunteering abroad (volunteering internationally).
Careers Working With Animals (for the benefit of animals)
Volunteering Guidebook, available
for purchase as a paperback and an ebook from Energize,
my home page
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