Thank you for your interest in becoming a volunteer with the International Humanity Foundation. We sincerely appreciate your interest in becoming a volunteer with us. We have 4 types of volunteer programs at our 5 IHF centers:
Your role at the center will involve spending around four hours per day on local tasks. These tasks may include (but not limited to) teaching, child-care, organizing special projects or helping with center duties.
Cost: Weekly fee for Voluntourist is USD 150; Weekly fee for married couples is USD 200 ( Please inquire about vacancy as it subjects to availability at the centers, only applies to centers with rooms with king-sized bed, only married couples and immediate family will be allowed to room together due to cultural codes). Weekly fee for children under 16 coming with their families is USD 75. The weekly fees for individuals are to cover the costs for their accommodation and food at center.
Must apply at least: 2 weeks before arriving.
Minimum stay: 2 weeks minimum
Minimum age: 16 years old (except for children accompanied by parents, in which case the minimum age is 5 years old). All applicants under the age of 18 will need to have a signed parent permission form.
Work Study Volunteer:
You will be expected to dedicate at least four hours per day to local tasks. These tasks may include (but not limited to) teaching, child-care, organizing special projects or helping with center duties. Also you will need to dedicate at least four hours per day to international tasks (online/computer work. For example in international teams such as Media and Volunteer Recruitment.
Cost: Weekly fee for Work-study volunteers is USD 75.
Must apply at least: 4 weeks before arriving.
Minimum/Maximum stay: 4 weeks (Fixed)
Minimum age: 18 years old
Long term Work Study Volunteer:
This program is the same as Work Study Volunteer. However, the volunteers take on more responsibilities and leadership at the Centers and assigned tasks. This position is only available in our Bali and Kenya Centers.
Cost: Work-study volunteers pay USD 75 per week for the first four weeks. USD 55 from their 5th week on.
Must apply at least: 8 weeks before arriving.
Minimum/Maximum stay: 12-24 weeks
Minimum age: 21 years old
Local volunteer (only available at our Indonesian Centers):
Your role will be dependent on centers’ needs. Most likely you will be teaching Maths or Computer classes in local language. You will be contacted for an on-site interview with co-directors at center if you are shortlisted.
Cost: No fees
Minimum commitment: 6 months preferred.
Minimum age: 18 years old.
At-home volunteers offer invaluable help to IHF. They strive towards making continuous improvements in the way IHF educates and cares for its children. At-home volunteers formulate, influence and change the work IHF does on the ground-level from the comforts of their own homes. IHF actively seeks contributions from individuals with professional experience in fields such as media, fundraising and education; if you possess such experiences, we can use your help!