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The Ultimate Packing List

Forget your toothbrush? Only arrive with one sock? Don’t sweat it, IDEAS is here to help! Whether you arrive at your destination and discover you forgot to pack something important or end up paying extra baggage fees, learning the packing

Six Tips for Funding Your Trip

One of the first questions I am always asked is, “Do I have to raise money to volunteer overseas?” And I reply, “Yes, but it is not nearly as scary as you might think!” At IDEAS, most of our volunteer

Your Valuable Time and Money

You will be investing your valuable time and money to volunteer. The organization you go with can make or break your experience. Do your research and ask the hard questions. Your best bet is to go with an established and