Do Good. Microfinancing Globally.
Volunteer & Charity

Do Good. Microfinancing Globally.

Mircofinancing and mircolending are relatively new concepts. They emerged as possible solutions for very poor regions, communities and individuals to acquire the necessary funding for…

Voluntourism: An in Depth Look with Shannon O’Donnell
Volunteer & Charity

Voluntourism: An in Depth Look with Shannon O’Donnell

It is funny how the word volunteering has evolved in the last couple of years. As a high school student I remember giving up one’s…

The Road to Hell is Paved… Volunteering The Wise Way
Volunteer & Charity

The Road to Hell is Paved… Volunteering The Wise Way

The hand painted signs on the roads up to main Kilimanjaro gate vye for space: endless orphanages and baby homes, the words in English, not…

VESA: Africa Unearthed
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VESA: Africa Unearthed

This time last year I was returning from a journey that turned out to be the best decision I ever made. I was planting a…

Leaves of our Lives: Wild Koala Drama in the Gum-Trees
Volunteer & Charity

Leaves of our Lives: Wild Koala Drama in the Gum-Trees

Amongst the gum-leaves, in a forest in south-eastern Australia, a wild koala family lives, loves, fights and makes up in front of researchers and tourists….

A Volunteer’s Story: Teaching in Indonesia is both Fulfilling and an Eye Opener
Volunteer & Charity

A Volunteer’s Story: Teaching in Indonesia is both Fulfilling and an Eye Opener

This is a story written by Lauren, she is 19, from Australia and stayed with IHF Jakarta for a month. My experience with IHF has…