Tips for Applying for a Volunteer Position Overseas

You’ve been considering volunteering for a while and have finally found your dream role overseas – wahey! Before you launch into your application, it’s important to understand what is being asked of you and how to best sell yourself on your CV. We’ve seen A LOT of applications in VSO over the years, some better than others, and so we decided to share our knowledge and insider tips with you.

How to Maximise your Fundraising Efforts this Summer

From bake sales and marathons to talent competitions and pub quizes, VSO volunteers have raised much-needed funds for our programmes overseas.

If you want to fundraise for a volunteering placement or charity close to your heart, summer is the perfect time to do so. There are countless runs and sports events to choose from, and the fine weather makes BBQs and outdoor events much more pleasant than at other times of the year.