A Day In The Life Of a GIVE Volunteer

Monday-Saturday

Morning

  • Awaken in your locally-owned guest house and enjoy a healthy breakfast
  • Travel to your volunteer placement with a GIVE International Volunteer Support Coordinator
  • Volunteer from approximately 9:30 am to 1 pm

Afternoon

  • Eat your packed lunch, rest a little bit, and prepare for your afternoon volunteer placements
  • Volunteer from approximately 2 pm to 5 pm
  • Leave volunteer placement and walk through town stopping to check email, shop, grab refreshments, etc.

Evening

  • Walk back to guest house and prepare dinner with fellow volunteers / walk into town and support a locally owned restaurant
  • Spend the remainder of the evening hanging out with GIVE volunteers and other travelers, reading, journalling, discussing issues, etc.

Sundays

  • Attend a local church/mosque/temple (if you’d like!)
  • Take advantage of local sightseeing activities (hiking, biking, rafting etc.) or plan an excursion (you would pay directly with your own funds)
  • Spend time hanging out with GIVE volunteers and other travelers, reading, journalling, discussing issues, etc. and getting ready to volunteer the next morning.