Established in 1989, IVI are pioneers of non profit volunteering experiences with meaningful, safe and sustainable projects designed to truly make a difference
With IVI, you’ll see more of the places you’re visiting than the standard tourist attractions and resorts. You’ll experience the true culture and hospitality of your destination.
Live like a local abroad, meet like minded travellers and work on worthwhile volunteer projects in off the beaten track destinations.
Why Choose IVI?
Make a Real Impact
We focus on projects with genuine needs. Community, Healthcare, Education, Childcare, Construction etc. You'll leave feeling like you truly achieved something
30 Years in Operation
IVI is one of the pioneers of overseas volunteering. Established in 1989 we have trustworthy partners that know the local needs and treat every volunteer with love
Charity & Non Profit
We don't just send volunteers overseas, we run campaigns and fundraise for materials so that our impact is significant and lasting in communities that need it.
Why pay thousands to volunteer abroad? It shouldn't cost that much. We're a non-profit org so we're not focussed on profits. We're focussed on helping people
Flexibility & Choice
We have over 100+ projects in 20 countries. Most of our programs start every week so you have options around destinations, projects and start dates.
Featured ProjectCommunity School Development Bodhgaya, India
+ Application fee
1 week includes:
In Country Transportation
3 meals p/day
In-country 24/7 Support
Meaningful Volunteer Projects