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Volunteer Abroad

Are you exploring international volunteer service, considering a gap year abroad or looking for a break from your job? Do you want to volunteer abroad and put your experience to work where it will be deeply appreciated? Do you want to put your energy and skills into a very special community service project away from home?

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Volunteers for International Partnership. Meet new people, learn another language, make new friends, and improve your understanding of another culture.

VIP offers volunteer opportunities for individuals or groups to do international community service in health, social services, environment and education. Work with a rural development project, volunteer in a health clinic, work with children, teach English – the volunteer opportunities are endless! See volunteers in the field on EIL's You Tube channelSee volunteers in the field on our YouTube Channel.


VIP is offered by the participating members of Federation EIL, the worldwide network of The Experiment in International Living. Federation EIL has consultative status with the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) and the Council of Europe. In 1989 the Experiment Federation was recognized as a Peace Messenger by the Secretary-General of the UN. Federation EIL is a member of WYSETC, The World Youth Student and Educational Travel Confederation. You Tube



See video of volunteers on location at EIL's You Tube Channel

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