VSO – Professional Volunteering

May 13 2019 by Miguel Pone
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Voluntary Service Overseas (VSO) brings together people from different backgrounds, expertise and experiences to fight poverty. Last year their volunteers helped reach 2.1 million people in underdeveloped areas around the world. This year, it could be you changing lives for the better.

Are you an experienced professional keen to share your skills and experience with people in Africa or Asia?

At VSO you’ll get something few other volunteering organisations offer. An opportunity to use your skills and experience to leave a long-lasting impact on peoples’ lives.

You’ll do something very different. You’ll bring inspiration, energy and vital practical skills to help secure better healthcare, more valuable education and broader opportunities for poor people in Africa and Asia.

Benefits to you

  • An incredible experience
  • Personal Development
  • Career Progression

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You’re in safe hands

VSO has been sending volunteers to communities in Africa and Asia for almost 60 years. We have a huge amount of experience, supporting over 70,000 volunteers at that time.

Through working with local organisations, businesses and cooperatives 165,000 people were better able to provide for themselves and their families.


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