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15 Volunteer Opportunities For Teens

15 Volunteer Opportunities For Teens

Altruism doesn’t have an age limit. In fact, your formative teen years are a great time to learn about global issues. You can have a positive impact on the world while you’re still in high school. Volunteer work for teens is about development in every sense. GVI’s...

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....

The dangers of stereotyping

The dangers of stereotyping

Many people, from all over the world, make stereotypes regarding the people of Africa and their cultures. However many of these people have never stepped foot onto the magnificent continent that is Africa. In any society there are aspects that could be improved and...