Reviews on volunteer programs, current projects and tips on volunteering in general. Enjoy!
Bukit Merah Orangutans -
'KNOW BEFORE YOU GO
Before you book any volunteer experience,
make sure its an actual cause,
not lining someone’s pockets
or fulfilling your selfie dream
- I'VE LEARNED THAT THE HARD WAY'
The 5 W's :
Who are you helping? What is your budget? When is the right time to travel? Where do you feel you can make a difference? Why are you volunteering?
Now let's WORK
Do Your Research!
Many organisations have nothing to do with conservation or helping people or they act as middle men and charge double. Read reviews, ask past volunteers, search news articles, compare prices.
IT'S UP TO US
Make a Difference
Don't Be A Statistic -
Too many volunteers treat the project as a bucket list or a holiday. Take the time to help, do the work, spread the word, be remembered!