Action Volunteer Alliance

Volunteer Overseas. Change a life. Get work experience. Your adventure starts here.

Volunteer Overseas. Make A Difference.

Volunteer in a developing country. Change your life. Help children and communities in need. 


Find the right volunteer program for your personal skills and interests with AVA. 


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Help Nepal Recover From A Massive Earthquake

On Saturday April 25th just before noon a deadly 7.8 earthquake hit Nepal. A second earthquake measuring 7.3 shook the country on May 12th. There are currently over 8,500 confirmed deaths with many still missing. Over 17,800 reported injuries and tens of thousands have demolished or damaged homes. Please help the victims of the earthquake in Nepal by making a donation today. 


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Volunteer To Rebuild Nepal

Are you interested in helping Nepal after the earthquake but want a more hands on experience? AVA is now accepting applications to help rebuild Nepal. Volunteer through AVA and experience firsthand the ancient and beautiful culture of Nepal. Live with a Nepali family and work side by side with locals. Learn about customs and traditions while taking in the natural beauty of the Himalayan mountain range. 


Learn About Our Rebuild Nepal Program Now!


Would you rather work with children at an orphanage or teach English? 


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New Volunteer Program In Ghana!

We are proud to announce an exciting new program volunteering at a school for the deaf in Ghana, West Africa. Volunteers can start as soon as September 2015! 


Get More Information Here!

Why Volunteer Overseas With AVA?

AVA was started in 2007 with the purpose of providing affordable international volunteer opportunities. At AVA we feel everyone should have the opportunity to experience life in developing countries through volunteer opportunities overseas. To keep the cost affordable to volunteers we do not ask for large cash donations. We believe donating your time and effort is a substantial donation. AVA is run entirely by volunteers who are passionate about what they do. You will find AVA staff is personal and professional. 


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Check out our online reviews at Abroad Reviews. Reviews are submitted by real volunteers. We do not pay Abroad Reviews or have the ability to change or delete reviews. 


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