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Best GVI summer 2019 internships abroad for college students

Best GVI summer 2019 internships abroad for college students

What is a GVI internship? A GVI internship includes: structured, on-the-job, training one-on-one mentorship. a letter of recommendation. ILM certified leadership certificate certificate of completion specific certificates: such as GVI Biological Survey Course,  EFR...

Why You Should Choose A Volunteer Trip Abroad for Your Alternative Spring Break In 2019

Why You Should Choose A Volunteer Trip Abroad for Your Alternative Spring Break In 2019

Spring break and travel go hand in hand. For many students that means spending a week in the sunshine somewhere beautiful. But what if you could have more? For GVI’s alternative spring break volunteers, that means spending a week in the sun somewhere beautiful while...

Why You Should Choose A Volunteer Trip Abroad for Your Alternative Spring Break In 2018

Why You Should Choose A Volunteer Trip Abroad for Your Alternative Spring Break In 2018

Spring break and travel go hand in hand. For many students, that means spending a week in the sunshine somewhere beautiful. For GVI alternative spring break volunteers, that means spending a week in the sun somewhere beautiful while contributing to impactful projects....

Teaching English- A new Focus

On July 11th, 2016, I arrived in Quepos for the second time. I felt less nervous, more prepared and definitely excited. This is my second year volunteering here in Quepos; I spent four weeks in June 2015 with GVI, also on the teaching English program. After my time...

Que Te Pasa Calabaza

Que Te Pasa Calabaza

It was my second week as a volunteer in the Community Development Project in el Cocal when we were met with the news that the school we work in was taking part in a nation-wide teacher strike. For the children this would be a cause for celebration – no school! But for...