Volunteer Vacations by Bill McMillon, Doug Cutchins and Anne Geissinger This book (Eleventh Edition) is the definitive guide about specific volunteer organizations. It was originally published over 20 years ago and today highlights 150 charitable organizations in detail. Looking to help strawberry farmers in Azerbaijan, rehabilitate wounded elephants in India, build homes in Honduras or a variety of other volunteer opportunities – look no further than Volunteer Vacations.
An introduction chapter highlights the rewards, opportunities and answers typical questions about volunteer travel. In addition real life volunteers highlight their experiences with select organizations throughout the book. This particular edition contains additional sections that highlight family-friendly, senior, and disabled volunteer trip opportunities. The organizations listed cover a variety of budgets and skill levels as well as information about volunteering at long term aid organizations.