POD VOLUNTEER COMMUNITY
Here are some resources and partnerships with what we think are the best organisations out there to help you prepare for volunteering overseas...
Flights - Journeys Are Made
A very experienced travel agent which organises flights and other travel plans for Pod volunteers. Note: please do not book flights until your placement dates are confirmed.
Travel Insurance - Banner Insurance
Travel insurance is essential and we require that you have suitable travel insurance. Banner arranges comprehensive travel insurance for Pod volunteers at a special rate.
Equipment - Outdoor365
Get the ideal kit for your volunteer placement and travel adventure with Outdoor365 - the specialist online outdoor equipment store. Exclusive 10% discount for Pod volunteers using the checkout code 10OFFPOD
Prepaid Currency Cards - FairFX (UK residents only)
Get a free prepaid currency card with our award winning partner, FairFX. A secure, smart and cheaper way to spend abroad. Load up your card, lock in great exchange rates, then withdraw cash / use your card while travelling.
Pod Volunteer Fundraising Guide
We encourage all volunteers to consider fundraising either towards their costs or as a donation to their project. Our guide is packed full of ideas, tips and resources to help you on the way!
Pod Charity - VirginMoney Giving
Set up a fundraising page to support the project you will volunteer at - every penny makes a real difference. Note: money raised for the Pod Charity cannot be used towards the cost of your trip (see Pod Fundraising Guide).
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