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Community Development Volunteering Abroad
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Community Development Volunteering

A volunteering experience that will provide a chance to learn new skills from a range of varied and rewarding projects is community development work. These projects can range from teaching abroad, environmental conservation, and construction work, giving volunteers the opportunity experience a variety of volunteer work and have a lasting positive impact on other people’s lives and on the development of a community.

Why take part in community development volunteering?

Community development volunteering can offer an original and authentic experience of another culture and an in depth understand of how other people live and work as you live and work alongside them. These projects are always evolving and the required work for any one project can develop according to the needs of the community..

Frontier Community Development Volunteering

With 30 years of experience in managing community development projects worldwide, Frontier can find the ideal placement for you, wherever you want to go and whatever you want to achieve. Click on “Apply Now”, fill in the online application form and a volunteer advisor will call you back to discuss your options and answer any questions.

Take a look at our community development placements and experience the trip of a lifetime:

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India Goa Volunteer

Work with people of all ages and backgrounds as you travel and explore this region of cultural resonance – learn yoga, stroll along white beaches, and meet and chat with the locals.
Read Latest Reviews Prices: from $1,245

  • Prices: from $1,245
  • Region: Asia
  • Activity: Community
  • Duration: 2 weeks +
  • Project code: IGV

Uganda Build A School Programme

Work in the heart of this rural African community, building and developing sustainable education infrastructure for local Ugandans whilst putting a smile on the faces of the people you meet!
Read Latest Reviews Prices: from $1,745

  • Prices: from $1,745
  • Region: Africa
  • Activity: Community
  • Duration: 4 weeks +
  • Project code: UGV

Peru Adventure & Community Development

Help at an under-resourced and under-funded community centre that provides a lifeline for women and children struggling to live and cope with extreme poverty, then visit ancient Machu Picchu.
Read Latest Reviews Prices: from $2,295

  • Prices: from $2,295
  • Region: The Americas
  • Activity: Community
  • Duration: 4 weeks +
  • Project code: PRA

South Africa Zulu Community Project and Adventure

Work in this rural Zulu community and help those that are less fortunate; experience the magical culture, environment, wildlife and people of the incredible destination that is South Africa!
Read Latest Reviews Prices: from $1,245

  • Prices: from $1,245
  • Region: Africa
  • Activity: Community
  • Duration: 2 weeks +
  • Project code: ACV

Galapagos Islands Community Development & Agriculture

Join a combination of community tourism and volunteer work to address the needs of the indigenous human population through community development and education, or therapy for disabled children.
Read Latest Reviews Prices: from $845

  • Prices: from $845
  • Region: The Americas
  • Activity: Community
  • Duration: 1 week +
  • Project code: GIC

Ethiopia Teaching & Community Project

Transform the lives of disadvantaged Ethiopians and discover the ancient beauty of this stark and fascinating country known as the cradle of humanity.
Read Latest Reviews Prices: from $1,345

  • Prices: from $1,345
  • Region: Africa
  • Activity: TEFL
  • Duration: 2 weeks +
  • Project code: ETC

Uganda Missionary Work

Contribute to improving the livelihoods of children and communities by volunteering on a faith-based project in the Pearl of Africa.
Read Latest Reviews Prices: from $1,045

  • Prices: from $1,045
  • Region: Africa
  • Activity: Missionary
  • Duration: 2 weeks +
  • Project code: UGM

Uganda Community Volunteering Programme

Help this rural Ugandan community move towards a brighter and healthier future, becoming involved in many different capacities!
Read Latest Reviews Prices: from $995

  • Prices: from $995
  • Region: Africa
  • Activity: Community
  • Duration: 2 weeks +
  • Project code: UHP

Ecuador Missionary Work

Help enrich the lives of local disabled children as you immerse yourself in traditional Ecuadorian life in the vibrant city of Quito
Read Latest Reviews Prices: from $645

  • Prices: from $645
  • Region: The Americas
  • Activity: Community
  • Duration: 1 week +
  • Project code: EMW

Vietnam Hill Tribe Experience

Visit the incredible indigenous hill tribes of northern Vietnam on this trek of a lifetime through lush green mountain rice paddies.
Read Latest Reviews Prices: from $995

  • Prices: from $995
  • Region: Asia
  • Activity: Adventure
  • Duration: 1 week
  • Project code: VHT

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