一些很酷的volunteering traveling sites 8/03/2006 11:24
Just found out that there are some cool ways to travel and to help. But have no time to dig into it. So I will write them down for future reference and also for anyone who is interested to know.

www.goabroad.com - > www.volunterabroad.com

www.idealist.com links you to 54,000 nonprofit organizations in 165 countries.

www.worldvolunteerweb.org is a project of United Nations Volunteers program, and serves as a global clearinghouse for volunteering resources.

www.habitat.org is in Zambia - Habitat for Humanity

www.crossculturalsolutions.org

www.yele.org

www.people.fas.harvard.edu/~smith13
找到了原文:

Volunteering gives new meaning to working vacations

By Natasha Hunter Resource staff

When Mimi Sun went abroad on vacation in May, she didn’t stay in a hotel. She slept on the floor beside two other people in a room the size of her Harvard cubicle, in a house with no plumbing. She then walked three miles to a building site and laid bricks made with soil collected from a local anthill.

She loved it. Sun, who spent those two weeks volunteering with Habitat for Humanity in Zambia, says she’ll never see time off the same way.


“It’s for the kids,” says Mimi Sun of her volunteer work in Zambia.
“I like the whole concept now, of using vacation time for volunteering
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