Perhaps your summer plans are already booked. Perhaps you even know what you are doing for holiday break two years from now. One thing we know is that volunteering while traveling is becoming more popular, so we thought, just in case you were still making some plans, that we’d share this article. If you are thinking about combining some travel with some volunteering, give it a read. Especially if you are new to volunteer tourism, it can be a helpful place to start. If you’ve been a voluntourist since you were in the Peace Corps years ago, it might have some fresh perspective. It has some good tips to keep in mind as you begin to plan your next trip.
Here is the link (If you don’t wish to be redirected, here’s the url: http://honestblue.com/the-good-the-bad-and-the-ugly-of-volunteer-travel/)
AND, if you plan to be close to home, just search The Volunteer Center of East Bay site here for some volunteer opportunities.