Volunteering Abroad Shouldn't Cost the Earth


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 offers volunteer opportunities in 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 jobs or organisations in need of supplies.

Volunteer Work Thailand is a comprehensive source of free volunteering opportunities 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.

  Skyscanner is a leading global travel search site, providing instant online comparisons for millions of flights, as well as car hire and hotels. We search all airlines to allow you to find the cheapest flights to your chosen destination. Once you have found your flight, you then book directly with the airline or online travel agent. Skyscanner is free to use.

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..... 


Cheapflights allows you can find and compare cheap flights from over 4 million daily deals. So, if you flying to any country in Central or South America, including Argentina, Brazil, Costa Rica, Mexico and Peru, try it: compare all the best deals in one place and book flight tickets at discount prices. Find and book cheap flights and airline tickets via one of the most experienced travel companies in the sector.


World Nomads provides travel insurance for travellers from over 140 countries. It’s designed for adventurous travellers with cover for overseas medical, evacuation, baggage and a range of adventure sports and activities. You can buy, extend and claim online, even after you've left home. All WorldNomads.com members have access to up-to-date travel safety alerts, as well as a series of Language Guides.


Latin American House (LAH) a registered charity that aims to provide space and support for Latin Americans, Spanish and Portuguese speakers in London and other local communities. We offer help with social and legal issues, as well as opportunities to acquire life-long skills and a place to meet people, share ideas and enjoy the rich culture of Latin America.