4th of July in Tipon

United Planet Volunteers Spend 4th of July in Tipon

Lisa Meehan is the United Planet Peru Program Intern and a student at Tufts University where she is majoring in Spanish and International Relations. Lisa works daily with our volunteers in Peru to ensure that they have a successful Quest experience. We asked her to write about her work in Peru, and this is what she had to say!

FIFA World Cup Remarks

Closing Remarks for the 2014 FIFA World Cup

If you are not living under a rock, you are well aware the 2014 FIFA World Cup is well under way. In fact, it’s over. The crowning tournament of the…

Scholarships and Grants for Volunteering Abroad

5 Scholarships and Grants for Volunteering Abroad

When you first start researching volunteer abroad opportunities, you might be surprised to discover that, in most cases, you need to spend money to volunteer. The fact of the matter…

Travel without the Flu

“How To:” Travel Without the Flu

The “How To” series will discuss important topics related to volunteering abroad and traveling in general. As you read on, the following will give you advice on “how to” do…

4 Reasons India Should Be On Your Bucket List

4 Reasons India Should Be On Your Bucket List

Each year, millions of people travel to India to see a part of the world that is fascinating and culturally rich. Because it is not your typical beach and palm…