Volunteering Abroad Shouldn't Cost the Earth

Links

Below we have created some links to sites that we think will help budget-conscious volunteers and those interested in travel philanthropy make a difference. We intend to add more useful links in the near future.

Volunteer 4 Africa is a non-profit organisation that provides information on voluntary organisations and charities throughout Africa. If you want to volunteer in Africa without an excessive price tag attached or are looking for philanthropic travel opportunities then look no further. An easy-to-use resource for anyone seeking cheap volunteer opportunities or organisations in need of supplies.
Volunteer Work Thailand is a comprehensive source of volunteer ideas and free volunteer work in Thailand. Search the site to view a multitude of community service ideas and conservation projects, including work with children, teaching English, wildlife volunteering, and volunteer nursing jobs. This site can help you find some of the best volunteer travel deals to Thailand that you can contact directly.
HostelTrail is an online network of hostels and tour companies in Latin America, providing up-to-date information for backpackers and independent travellers. The UK project was started in 2006 with the idea of bringing together and promoting local businesses in Central and South America. The project is currently based in the beautiful colonial city of Popayan in Southern Colombia.
  Backpacker Advice is a website that provides travellers with all the first-hand information, tips and help they could possibly need in regards to budget travelling; from living in hostels and saving money, to what to pack and where to go. The main aim of the site is to allay any fears you may have about backpacking and to help inspire you to go and see the world.

Momondo is a free and independent online flight search engine offering full price transparency across the market. It has been recommended as one of the best airline comparison websites by CNN, Travel+Leisure, CBS and The New York Times due to the speed and coverage it provides. Find the best flight and travel deals on Momondo.

  The Gap Year Travel Store is a specialist online travel gear store, which offers a great selection of backpacking equipment for gap year travel and volunteering abroad. Their range includes travel first aid kits, sleeping gear, travel backpacks, mosquito repellents and nets. They specialise in compact & lightweight equipment to take up minimal space in your backpack.
  FIP is a French radio station that provides an eclectic mix of musical genres: jazz, classical, rock, film music, world music and more. If you are seeking an audio experience away from the norm you should check out FIP. Musically speaking, the station has everything the listener could possibly want with little interruption. Let the sunshine in.....