Why Volunteer in Asia

10 Reasons to Volunteer with Openmind Projects

  • FOLLOW YOUR HEART

    Read about what you and we can achieve together. Like it? Then follow your heart!

  • A LOCAL CHARITY GUARANTEES LOCAL UNDERSTANDING AND LOW COSTS

    Openmind Projects staff and trainees come from the projects we support. We work hand in hand with local people and projects. Spending time and money together with volunteers to help local people and nature.   

  • RESPONSIBLE VOLUNTEERING WITH A NON PROFIT NGO

    Responsible volunteering means understanding local needs and how to prepare volunteers. Volunteer donations only go to local people, projects and support to volunteers.

  • FREE VOLUNTEER WEEK BEFORE START

    Welcome to Openmind Projects Free Volunteer Training. A unique, free and fun first week to meet local friends, take in local culture and habits. Intense, culture language, volunteer and teach training, the learning by doing way! Get out on to the streets, test what you just learned! Meet the kids in the classroom.

  • GREAT VOLUNTEERS, GREAT LOCAL PEOPLE WITH GREAT IDEAS

    Together we put our great ideas about helping people into action!  

  • INNOVATING EDUCATION TO HELP THE ONES LEFT BEHIND

    Creating Learners together. Motivation and confidence are the mother and father of learning! We start there and then go on to build confidence and critical thinking while school kids, campers, our trainees improve their English and learn about the world in tasks at the same time! They learn by doing. They learn and use what they learned immediatly!

  • VOLUNTEER SUPPORT THAT MATTERS BUT NO EXTRAS, SO LOWER COSTS FOR YOU

    When you arrange your insurance, flights and similar preparations this means lower costs for you! We help you with travel advice and important volunteer training about local culture, language and volunteering, teaching. We give you free help and advice to find a project, no registration fee! You get an online Volunteer Handbook. We introduce you to your project and we stay in touch during your volunteering and hope to see you again!

  • SAFETY AND SECURITY

    We are local so our volunteers are placed in projects that we know well. And we tell what and how to careful. We help you when you need it.

  • LOCAL FRIENDSHIPS. MEET UNSEEN ASIA

    Understand the culture and people the way tourists cannot. Meet the people tourists never meet. Experience the unseen Asia with Openmind Projects!  

  • AFFORDABLE VOLUNTEERING

    Low cost volunteering with Openmind Projects! No money to overseas salaries. Your donation goes entirely to local people!

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