Voluntourism – Helpful Aid Or Just A Warm Fuzzie?

sharing a post from Master of Something Yet 

Voluntourism – Helpful Aid Or Just A Warm Fuzzie?.

I’ve written here about some of my volunteer trips; based on my experiences I agree with this blogger’s observations. Some of the groups I worked with met these criteria better than others; those are the ones I worked with a second time.

I encourage you to volunteer, either abroad or in your community. And when you do ,look for the points in the article under:

Interested in voluntourism? Here’s what to look for

If the opportunity doesn’t measure up, look for something else. There are plenty out there that  need your help.

A local nurse assisted me with a patient encounter in Thailand
A local nurse assisted me with a patient encounter in Thailand

And how often do doctors volunteer their knowledge and skills? Find out here.

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