Community Development

Why You Should Choose A Volunteer Trip Abroad for Your Alternative Spring Break In 2018

Why You Should Choose A Volunteer Trip Abroad for Your Alternative Spring Break In 2018

Spring break and travel go hand in hand. For many students, that means spending a week in the sunshine somewhere beautiful. For GVI alternative spring break volunteers, that means spending a week in the sun somewhere beautiful while contributing to impactful projects....

Living in “African Time”

Living in “African Time”

They say time is money, but in Gordon’s Bay, time is priceless. Admittedly, it was quite difficult to get accustomed to in the beginning, as everything here runs at its own pace.  Each and every day is a new adventure, a surprise waiting to happen, and a momentary...

First Summer School Program of 2017

First Summer School Program of 2017

It’s the beginning of the school holidays in Kerala India, which is always an interesting time for our team. Many of the schools we partner with are closed and giving their students a well-deserved break after exams. In the lead up to the holidays our team has been...