USA service programs are one week. Standard international service programs are two weeks, with a one-week option. China, Cook Islands, Poland and Tanzania are scheduled for three weeks with one-, and two-week options. You may add one, two or more weeks to a standard Global Volunteers service program itinerary in many countries throughout the year for an additional fee of $400 – $750, depending upon the program. to see available extended-service periods.
Note: Most international service programs require departure from North America or Europe one or two days before the program start date.
If you are within 60 days of departure, you must submit your entire payment, plus a $35 late fee, by major credit card or check. If you are more than 60 days from departure, you may submit your non-refundable $350 deposit by check or major credit card. For ease of processing, you may authorize the final payment by credit card on your registration. Your registration cannot be completed without your deposit or full payment.
Review the Global Volunteers Service Program Volunteer Agreement.
Minors – under age 18 – must submit a minor registration and agreement, and travel with a parent or adult legal guardian.
Single Rooms and Extended Stays
Most partner community lodging is double-occupancy, with a single room option for an additional fee. in countries where this option is available.
If you wish to serve for additional weeks beyond the standard itinerary, please discuss your options with a volunteer coordinator.
Note: Those who register six months (180 days) in advance for international programs, receive a $233 discount (one per family or group). Register early and help us confirm our commitment to the communities we serve.