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New Ways to Celebrate Your New Year!

December 29, 2014
Elaina Druid

New Years is one of the most popular internationally celebrated holidays in the world. It’s interesting to examine the diversity…

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Is Volunteering Abroad Right for Your Family?

December 22, 2014
Elaina Druid

Before you decide to book your family vacation to Florida this year, did you ever consider the option of discovering…

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10 Signs You’re Completely Addicted to Volunteering Abroad with United Planet

November 18, 2014
Teagan Fardell

You know you’re the ultimate #teamUP member when any of the following points apply to you…     1. You…

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Ebola Information for the United Planet Community

October 31, 2014
Elaina Druid

For anyone who has been following the news, Ebola is sweeping the headlines. If you are someone who is considering…

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5 Lessons You Learn While Volunteering Abroad

October 21, 2014

A recent initiative at United Planet is to encourage our volunteers and alumni to be ambassadors of their experience through…

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United Nations 2014 Climate Summit

October 14, 2014
Elaina Druid

On September 23 the United Nations met at their New York headquarters to discuss the issue of global climate change….

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