About Volunteers for Peace

Over the past 25 years, Volunteers for Peace (VFP) has recruited more than 25,000 volunteers to assist in international voluntary service projects around the world. VFP matches hosts with volunteers to foster cross-cultural understanding and friendship. Currently, VFP offers over 3,000 voluntary service programs in over 100 countries. VFP allows volunteers to work together to resolve and prevent conflicts.

Volunteers may be placed in almost any country, including Russia, Mexico, The Netherlands or France. Some projects include teaching local people a new craft they can sell to improve the economy, restoring buildings, preserving archaeological sites, protecting the environment, entertaining children in orphanages or teaching English to adults or children.

Eligibility

Open to all high school students, college students and college graduates. There are projects for all ages.

Volunteers for Peace

  • Amy Bannon
  • Volunteers for Peace
  • Volunteers for Peace
  • 1034 Tiffany Road
  • Belmon, VT 5730
  • Phone: (802) 259-2759

Stats

  • Number of Interns: 101 or more
  • Compensation/Benefits: Academic Credit, Program Fee, Unpaid
  • Duration: N/A
  • Academic Level: High School Students, College Freshmen, College Sophomores, College Juniors, College Seniors, Recent College Graduates, Graduate Students

Locations

  • Wilmington, VT