|Sign up to be a Voluntourist!
Voluntourism is the merger of travel and service. Voluntourists get the experience of traveling and the reward of leaving a place a little better than they found it! These unique service trips allow the volunteer to learn by doing, traveling and interacting with members of the community project. VIDA is taking applications for future trips at this time. Due to the nature of each trip, space is limited and volunteers will be selected based on application materials. Please fill out the form below and we will contact you with more information about upcoming opportunities.
Volunteers are responsible for obtaining and
paying for their visa and any required vaccinations or medications. A
Yellow Fever vaccine is required for travel to Ghana. Visas are usually
not more than $100 and the application process is included in your
orientation materials. Different doctors can recommend different shots,
though we generally recommend following the Center for Disease Control's
When you travel with VIDA your fee includes the cost of breakfast and
lunch, accommodation, on-site travel (but not airfare), emergency
medical evacuation, medical insurance, donations to the various
community projects, your orientation package, volunteer coordination,
program development, country manager expenses, community team
recruitment, logistical support and project consultants.
For more information about volunteering, please email firstname.lastname@example.org