The benefits of volunteering extend to you - the volunteer, and to the local community in Peru where you will serve. Personal benefits include development of life skills, personal growth, friendship, increased self confidence, social awareness, and building independence. An international volunteer experience will also enhance career prospects.
In participating with this program you are helping the efforts of a local grassroots organisation. Volunteer efforts directly benefit local groups, local communities, and local people. The program works with partner organizations in Peru to support them in achieving their goals and ensuring that their projects are both sustainable and effective.