Uganda Is Losing Its Trees & How This Affects You

Written by Rabya Bhatia, GivingWay Ambassador. Rabya has previously undertaken a Bachelor of Psychological Sciences and is currently completing a Masters in Social Work. She has a proficiency in working with culturally and linguistically diverse individuals and is currently working within the disability and special needs sector. She has experience volunteering with different organizations and has a passion for […]

Protecting Wildlife in Uganda – Interview With EWCO

Elgon Wildlife Conservation Organization is a grassroots nonprofit conservation Organization in Uganda that works to ensure the delicate balance between the environments; biodiversity conservation and sustainable development in communities around protected areas in Uganda. We (virtually) met with one of its co-Founder, James, to learn more about wildlife conservation in the pearl of Africa. Can […]

How Sustainable Tourism Can Change the Face of Africa

Get cozy for our more in-depth interview to date with the incredible founder and CEO of Justice Tourism Foundation, a GivingWay NGO leveraging the power of tourism to empower local communities in Uganda.     Hi James! It’s great to have this chat with you. Let’s start by you telling us a bit more about […]

A Message From Community Carbon Trees to the World

Jennifer Smith or “Tree Jenny” is an incredible champion of reforestation. This environmental lawyer from Louisiana turned agro forester and certified carbon dioxide auditor moved to Costa Rica over 20 years ago to follow her true call to save the rainforest. Through her organization Community Carbon Trees and thanks to sponsors from all over the […]

Service With a Smile: The Personal Benefits of Volunteering

Volunteering has hit a record high, with nearly one third of Americans offering their time to help others in 2018. One of the factors driving this mindset may well be the growing realization that volunteering not only does a lot of good in communities; it can also be hugely rewarding personally. Many of those who give their […]

A Complete Guide to Volunteering in Macedonia

Slavko Desik is the editor-in-chief at Discovering Macedonia. His mission is to bring the Macedonian experience closer to everybody, by creating lengthy and comprehensive guides promoting this beautiful country. Secluded from the rest of Europe, Macedonia is a small country with beautiful natural scenery and rich cultural and religious heritage. It’s home to nearly two […]

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6 Volunteer Opportunities in Nepal

Ever dreamed of a trip abroad to South Asia that combines a meaningful travel experience and cultural immersion? Nepal is the place to go! Below are 6 volunteering opportunities in Nepal on GivingWay that are really popular with GivingWay volunteers and other international travelers: Ecoreach Foundation Human Harmony Nepal Mithila Wildlife Trust Maya Universe Academy Nepal Friendship Society […]

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6 Volunteer Opportunities in Thailand

Need an out-of-the box break? Something completely different that will probably change your life? The following are 6 volunteering opportunities in Thailand that might just be what you’ve been looking for! The Life Development Center Klong Toh Lem Academy Foundation Lanta Animal Welfare Minmahaw School Volunt2Thai Thailand Teach There are a lot of reasons why many travelers […]

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6 Volunteer Opportunities in India

Interested in a volunteering trip to India? Here are 6 great non-profits on the GivingWay site offering life-changing volunteer opportunities! Pyunli Sadhana Forest India Tibet World Shankar Prasad Himalayan Volunteering Opportunities Mana Rishikesh It’s easy to understand why so many travelers choose to volunteer abroad in India – India is a land of a thousand colors, flavors, and wonders. India is home […]