Volunteering Program in Arusha Tanzania

Volunteering Program in Arusha Tanzania

Posted Leave a commentPosted in Tanzania, Teaching English, Testimonials, Uncategorised

I personaly taught English, Math, Music and dances, in several grades (2 to 7th) I had a very good relations with all the school personel and the kids. The satisfaction of helping the school is very good. The children need a lot of love, help and support and give you their love back… The school […]

Volunteers make the world a better place - Ratner family in Uganda

Volunteers make the world a better place

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[huge_it_videogallery id=”5″] Young children need love. Leopards need shelter A community in Uganda needs water. Since there is help needed in so many cases, put hands on, and make the world a better place. Moreover, volunteering abroad is a form of sustainable tourism, too. Share Love and Joy – Travel to Fifteen Awesome Destinations Travel […]

Volunteering with Children in Rio

Volunteering with Children in Rio – Lucy

Posted Leave a commentPosted in Brazil, Childcare, Testimonials

Iko Poran was value for money and I received ongoing support from Felipe, the project co-ordinator. I took part in 3 programmes, 2 with children and 1 helping prepare for carnaval; it was great for me as I expressed my interests and skills and the programmes were then matched to my specification. The cultural change […]

Childcare volunteer in Cambodia - Albane

A two-weeks program in a day care center in Cambodia – Albane

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I spent two weeks (I know, definitely too short) in a day care center in Phnom Penh in Cambodia thanks to Iko Poran association. And it was such a wonderful experience! I took care of a class of 7 children (5-6years old) from 9:00a.m to 4:00 p.m, from Monday to Friday. Sometimes I picked them […]

Teaching Gig in Rio

A brief, life changing teaching gig in Rio

Posted 1 CommentPosted in Teaching English, Testimonials, Uncategorised

In June of 2017, I was given the opportunity to teach English as a volunteer in a community outside of Rio de Janeiro. Unfamiliar with Portuguese and inexperienced in teaching, I was very nervous to enter this new environment in an attempt to make a difference in the students’ lives. I was unsure if I […]

Football Coahcing - Sports Develpment Programme in Rio

Learn Portuguese before coming to Rio?

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Should I learn Portuguese before arriving in Rio de Janeiro? The question comes around, when planning to volunteer in Rio. While not obligatory, some words of Portuguese will open doors, and make people happy. However, if you are going to a four weeks or longer trip, Portuguese lessons are included in the program. Let’s listen […]

The Ratner family finishes the construction of a water fountain in Uganda

Building a Water Well and Pit Latrine in Uganda – Ratner Family from Israel

Posted Leave a commentPosted in Construction, Featured English, Testimonials, Uganda

The Ratner family finishes the construction of a water well and pit latrine in Uganda. Thank you very much!! People like you make us believe that another world is possible!! Testimonial of Ratner family volunteering in Uganda: As a family of 5 people, kids ages are 25,22 and 19 years old we went to Uganda […]

Big Five Monitoring

Big Five Monitoring in South Africa: Buffalos

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Volunteer in South Africa with Big Five monitoring – lions, elephants, buffalos, white & black rhino, and hyenas. You will be heavily involved in important conservation work to make sure the animals are healthy and the land is well balanced. Your days will be spent tracking, spotting, recording and observing the movements and behavior of these […]

Volunteer in Brazil - Child Development

Volunteering with Iko Poran – Review

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Founded in 2002, Iko Poran is a wonderful choice for travelers looking to make a positive difference for communities around the globe. With trips to Africa, Asia, and Latin America, you can get involved in children’s development, teaching, sports, community development, NGO support, and much more. Iko Poran also is fantastic for travelers on a […]