Openmind Projects is a nonprofit NGO based in Thailand supporting local people and projects. We train and support overseas volunteers for placements in Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Nepal.
Local expertise, low volunteer fees, large range of project choices from over 60 local grassroots projects we support in four countries, including our popular Volunteer & Cross Cultural Training at our Center in Thailand. Read more...
"It's about local people helping local people with the help of their best friends, overseas volunteers and IT!" - Sven, co-founder.
"Poor people get poor education. We give them a better chance to learn and therefore arrange for volunteer work abroad opportunities." - Gaweechat, 'Toto', co-founder.
Contact us for more information about these and any other special deals offered depending on season and place.
A Typical Day Volunteering in NongKhai
When volunteering in NongKhai, you can choose to stay at the OpenMind house for free, or rent your own place. Since I was volunteering for a while, I stayed with OpenMind for the first couple of months and then got my own place.
7am: Breakfast, my favourite, Crunchy Nut Cornflakes with some proper English Tea...
How to volunteer abroad with Openmind Projects?
We aim to make the most of your skills and energy! Take a look at our Volunteer Overseas Projects
and then Apply. We'll match your skills, wishes with the needs of our projects and suggest suitable volunteer work options for you.