Why Pay To Volunteer

Volunteering while travelling has a far greater and positive impact than merely travelling to another country.
Volunteering enthusiasts often ask us ‘Why do I have to pay to volunteer? Should I not get supported by
the project to which I am going to help?’

It’s a very valid question and here are some of the facts about the projects that need volunteer support.

These are:

5. And finally, in reality what you are paying for is:

6. Sometimes people also ask us “Can I do volunteering without paying?”
To that our answer is: Yes. You certainly can. There are a large number of social organisations that would be happy to get enthusiastic support from you and it’s likely to be quite an experience for you. And because what they primarily do is social work, in most likelihood, you will need to make your own arrangements of food, accommodation etc.
The challenge however with this option is to be sure on the following

7. And then we are asked “It’s awesome. But I don’t know how to find the money”.