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The Danger of a Single Story

From time to time I do volunteering voice-over projects for non-profit organizations, such as TheBrigthsRussia. This is a group of enthusiasts trying to popularize in Russia sound view on many sides of our life and science as such. 84 more words


Wave goodbye to Katherine and hello to Sarah!

Last week Katherine, our Volunteer Development Officer, headed off on maternity leave (we’ll keep you posted when we hear any news) and we welcomed Sarah Burgess… 320 more words


Making communities better: Time is running out to nominate your hidden treasure

2014 Hidden Treasures Honour Roll nominee Susie Cay from Corowa is a Director and part owner of the Corowa-based Warrembool Pastoral Co Pty Ltd. Its farming enterprises cover dryland cropping, beef cattle, merino sheep and prime lambs and its farming interests extend to Holbrook, Cooma and Glenthompson in Victoria. 257 more words

Rural Women

Day 23: Confirmation

I’ve finally received confirmation on me volunteering for the nursing home. I start Monday and I’m so excited! I love seniors and I’m finally going to be able to work with them. 158 more words

365 Days


The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others


There are many things I get to do in life that make me happy, but serving others is on a whole new level.

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Preparing the soil for seeding

Preparing the soil for seeding long beans are our Balinese gardener Kadet with our Canadian volunteer Catherine.

Here is Catherine also setting up the bamboo stick to give the beans guidelines how to grow.

Permaculture & Gardening

My Salvadoran Story

How I Spent my ICS Volunteering Placement in El Salvador

2015 has already been possibly the best year of my life and I owe most of it to my volunteering experience in El Salvador. 1,147 more words

Central America