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"Volunteer work overseas for us is really about overseas volunteers helping local people to help local people" - Sven, co-founder.
"Poor people get poor education. We want to give them a better chance and our volunteers help us" - Gaweechat, 'Toto', co-founder.

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Dealing with culture shock
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Almost everyone moving to a foreign land experiences at least mild culture shock. It’s normal for newcomers to another culture to have mixed feelings of curiosity and excitement, but also some discomfort. Knowing what culture shock is, what its different stages are, and how to cope with it considerably lessens its effects. Personal feelings volunteers may experience Honeymoon in the beginning: Everybody is nice, nothing is wrong, you’re having a wonderful time. Distress and homesicknes...

Choose Openmind Projects because

  • Low Volunteer Costs.  Affordable volunteering. A non-profit NGO, not international volunteer business. Free Week.
  • Your Volunteer Work Makes a Difference.  Don't take a job from a local. No work that local people can be paid for! 
  • Grassroot Projects.  Your money goes  to local people, not overseas administation, promotion.
  • Asia Experts.  We match local needs with your skills and interests. 
  • Flexible.  Combine countries and projects. Choose dates.
  • Trending Volunteer Training!  A Free Week.
  • Innovative Teaching!  We show you.

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