See the world, live for free, and make an impact while expanding your skills.
You can design your sabbatical to build new skills, gain global experience, and help find - and accelerate - your career path. Increasingly, employers are looking to promote and hire people that take initiative and have global experience, and volunteering overseas can accomplish exactly that (we wrote an article on that here).
Using our matching platform and global support team you can find a place to volunteer your skills, anywhere you want to travel and for any length of time. Our organizations never charge you to volunteer and all provide immersive local benefits.
We’ve selected organizations that have a need for passionate and skilled individuals. Now all they need is you, to contribute towards meaningful impact.
Our process, content and community will give you the confidence to take the first step. And we’ll provide ongoing support every step of the way.
Create a profile and apply to your preferred program
Receive on-demand training to prepare for an impactful, cross-cultural experience. Join the Institute Global Fellowship for personalized coaching and extra training on human-centered design, social entrepreneurship, impact investing, and other leading social-impact frameworks.
Get guidance on how to best apply your skills overseas folloring our Experteering matching and planning process.
Join a community of like-minded changemakers from around the world. MovingWorlds Institute Fellows get the chance to meet in person at a live kick-off weekend.
Put your skills into practice on an immersive Experteering project — knowing that the MovingWorlds community is supporting you every step of the way
Share your story to be featured on our blog. MovingWorlds Institute Fellows will work within their cohort through a debrief process, and then publish your own capstone.
Contribute your story, share your failures and successes, and inspire others towards purpose.
Connect with like-minded professionals to expand your network once you return home and keep learning best practies in human-centered design, social entrepreneurship, intrapreneurship, and global leadership. Check out our collection of resources & guides to learn more.
Education & curriuclum development in India
“Erin used her education curriculum development skills to empower teachers supporting underserved communities in India”Read Erin's Story
Social impact strategy & monitoring/evaluation in South America
Jamie Van Horne
“Jamie supported the growth of social enterprises across Latin America with her strategy and monitoring & evaluation skills.”Read Jamie's Story
Project management & operations in Mexico
Kelly Michael Goebel
“Kelly used his operational and project management skills to help local business owners thrive in under-resourced communities.”Read Kelly's Story
Coffee Operations in Peru
Marialy & Alejandro Justiniano
“Marialy & Alejandro Justiniano applied their insider knowledge of coffee operations to empower small coffee farmers in Peru by increasing their share in the value chain.”Read their story
Program Management in Colombia
“Victòria traveled to Colombia to support cleantech entrepreneurship with her program management and partnership building skills.”Read Victòria's story
Nonprofit Strategy in Colombia
“Heather traveled to Colombia to support community transformation through education with her nonprofit strategy skills.”Read Heather's story