Building Volunteering Abroad

TYPE OF VOLUNTEERING - building projects

Support local community development initiatives to reach their goals by assisting in building work, construction and maintenance. Work alongside local staff to help them achieve their goals.

Building

Building

India

  • Join a team of local builders to help improve community buildings in India
  • Fully immerse yourself in Indian culture including yoga, dance and cooking
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Duration: 2 weeks

Cost from: £845 / €930 / $1050

Volunteer Building

Volunteer Building

Ghana

  • Work alongside the local team of builders and carpenters
  • Build and renovate schools, community buildings and handwashing facilities
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Duration: 1 - 12 weeks

Cost from: £795 / €875 / $985

Making a difference to communities

  • Human population reached 1 billion by 1800. Over 6 billion by 2000. Conservative estimates predict that our population will reach 9 billion people by 2050 (Population Reference Bureau)

  • Around the world, Pod Volunteers committed 71,393 hours to volunteering last year

  • “We love our volunteers and community welcomes them with open arms! They are a key part of the charity and the team in Ghana. They help the local team assist and reach more communities by giving their time and energy” - Project, Ghana

groundwork

groundwork

wall maintenance

wall maintenance

gardening

gardening

volunteer

volunteer

well digging

well digging

sawing

sawing

brick laying

brick laying

planting

planting

painting

painting

well preparation

well preparation

wall painting

wall painting

clearing

clearing

We have long term relationships with hand-picked projects that have lasting and positive impact. We are a highly experienced and passionate team, here to support you!

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AWARDS AND ACCREDITATIONS

  • Tourism Concern
  • Association of Bonded Travel Organisers Trust
  • Right Tourism
  • DOFE
  • theguardian
  • the independent
  • Sunday Times
  • Year Out Group
  • Best Volunteering Organisation
  • Wall Street Journal