Preparing for Your Adventure

After you have been accepted onto your volunteer project, it is time to start preparing for your trip. You will need to book your flights, consider travel insurance, and get the needed vaccinations. We also recommend you take some...

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Teen Projects

Welcome Teens and Families! We've got hundreds of ways for you to explore the world, make new friends, give back, and discover what you like and don't like. Plus we will provide you with a certificate of volunteer hours served...

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Fundraising Ideas

Fundraise for your trip using Volunteer Forever! Their mission is to make it easier for people to volunteer abroad and their website is the perfect resource to kick-off your fundraising efforts. Volunteer Forever offers a crowd funding platform where you can...

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FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions You can find helpful information among these commonly asked questions by prospective volunteers! If you don't find what you are looking for, please email us at info@vfp.org ! Where can I volunteer? We offer projects in more than 100 countries around the...

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Volunteer in Haiti – Discover Haiti

Each year more than 100 volunteers experience the joy of Haiti. Our projects put volunteers at the heart of the community with unlimited access to the culture, friendship, and Haitian life. From working with kids, to building classrooms, to installing Biosand...

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Clean Water for LaVallee

Click here to Donate to the Haiti Clean Water Project.  We thank you for you contribution! In 2011 a past VFP volunteer started the community based organization Clean Water for LaVallee with the mission: "to empower the locals of LaVallee through...

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Teaching English: How I Befriended the People of Desab

By: Maddie Craig, 2015 Volunteer to Desab As I was preparing for my trip to Desab, Haiti this October, the thing that I was most nervous about was teaching English. I had never done any former teaching before, and I...

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Passport and Visa Requirements

Passport You must have a passport to travel outside of the United States. Your passport must be valid for at least six months past your date of departure from the U.S. If you are an avid traveler, please remember that...

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Terms and Conditions

It is important that you understand the Terms, Conditions and Cancellation Policy of Volunteers For Peace (VFP). Before you sign up for a project, you are required to read and accept the conditions below: Placement Information VFP places US Citizens, volunteers...

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Staff

Matt Messier - Executive Director Matt has been active with VFP since 1995 when he participated in his first workcamp in Italy. Other camps have taken him to Kenya and the West Bank. Over the years he has led several camps...

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