Action Without Borders
Action Without Borders is a global network of individuals and organizations working to build a world where all people can live free and dignified lives. Its work is guided by the common desire of its members and supporters to find practical solutions to social and environmental problems, in a spirit of generosity and mutual respect.  The site provides resources for non-profit organizations, information about volunteer opportunities, and a list of organizations promoting global volunteering

Council on International Educational Exchange: International Volunteer Projects
CIEE's International Volunteer Projects are designed as short-term volunteer experiences that make it easy for nearly everyone to get out there and make a difference in the world (minimum age: 18). With so many projects and countries to choose from, the possibilities for designing your own personalized international experience are endless. 

International Partnership for Service-Learning
IPS-L programs, offered in 14 countries, unite academic study and volunteer service, giving students a fully integrated study abroad experience.  The service enlivens the formal learning, and the learning informs the service. Both students and the host communities benefit from the substantial service each student gives. By studying at a local university and serving 15-20 hours per week in a school, orphanage, health clinic or other agency addressing human needs, students find their knowledge of the host culture--and of themselves-- take on greater depth and meaning.

PlanetEdu: Worldwide Volunteer Directory
Explore all the great opportunities for volunteering worldwide. PlanetEdu's worldwide volunteer directory provides volunteer opportunities such as social work and health education. Programs are offered in several regions of the world in several terms from a few weeks to a few years.

Worldwide Volunteering for Young People
Over 800 organisations already promote their volunteer placements through the WWVol database, bringing their activities to the notice of many more potential volunteers. We concentrate on full-time placements lasting anything from one week to a year or more. We do not include very short term or occasional opportunities, details of which are best accessed by local information providers. All our organisations have opportunities for 16 - 25 year olds though most also have placements for older or younger volunteers. 

Information About Volunteering

What, Who, Why and How
Rights and Responsibilities
Corporate Volunteering

Family Volunteering
Volunteers with Disabilities
Retired & Senior Volunteering

Virtual Volunteering
Schools, Service Institutions, and Municipalities

AVS Information Gateway Information About Volunteering Join Us
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Affiliated Agencies Global Youth Service Days Links


The Association for Volunteer Services

To promote, facilitate and improve volunteering and community service throughout Lebanon.



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