Ready to go?  Apply now!  Please note – applications require a $100 deposit.  If you’re not ready to apply, please fill out our Interest Form to find out more about volunteering with Village Volunteers.

First Name
Last Name
State/ Province
ZIP/Postal Code
Confirm email
Date of birth:
Gender: Male   Female
Please indicate the country or countries in which you would like to volunteer
What month and year do you want to travel and for how long? Please indicate if there is a specific organization you're interested in working with. If not, we will work with you to choose the best placement.
Will you be volunteering with a friend or family member? If so, please list the persons name and relationship to you:
Please provide a short biography that includes the following:
a) skills, education or work experience relevant to the areas in which you would like to volunteer
b) previous travel abroad and/or experience with cross-cultural relationships
c) talents, hobbies, and personal and/or professional future goals

This bio will be used to introduce you to the in-country Program Directors, Coordinator and other volunteers.

Limit: 1000 characters
Do you have any medical conditions that require regular treatment? If so, please describe how you plan to handle your health while abroad.
Do you have any difficulties dealing with extreme heat, insects, carsickness, or food that is different from your regular diet? If so, please describe.
Your hosts strive to provide you with meals specific to your diet.
Please check the following if they apply to you:
I am a vegetarian.
I am lactose intolerant.
I am a light eater.
I am gluten intolerant.
If you have any food allergies, please list them below:
Please explain how you might handle each of the following situations.
(a) Your host serves you a dish that you prefer not to eat.
(b) You encounter something strange in your food – e.g. a beetle in your beans.
What concerns or fears do you have about travelling abroad?
Are you a student planning to receive academic credit?
How did you learn about Village Volunteers?
internet search
previous volunteer
Emergency Contact Information
First Name
Last Name
ZIP/Postal Code
It takes time, effort - and yes, money to take good care of volunteers. Therefore we charge a fee to compensate your hosts.
I understand, there is a Volunteer Program Fee.

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form revised Apr 11, 2017