Exploring Bali as a voluntourist

Written by: Eva, Voluntourist, Bali My name is Eva, I’m a 53 years old teacher from Switzerland and I currently work at IHF Bali for four weeks as a voluntourist. When I arrived at the center, I was surprised that it’s located between a small Hindu and a small Muslim village. So every day I…… Continue reading Exploring Bali as a voluntourist

Learning to Teach

Written by: Kari, Voluntourist, Bali My volunteer position is unlike any other position for IHF. I was partnered with IHF through a program called Accounting for International Development, an organization based out of the UK that partners accountants with nonprofit organizations in developing countries. This means that I am working with IHF as more of…… Continue reading Learning to Teach

My First Weeks in Bali

Written by Kari, Voluntourist, Bali I arrived to IHF Bali Center on the evening of Saturday October 1st. The center was very quiet since only the co-directors were living, the other volunteers had gone home the previous day. Agata, one of the co-directors, was very accommodating and showed me around the center, and gave me…… Continue reading My First Weeks in Bali

The End of an Adventure!

Written by Laura and Jessica, Voluntourists, Bali We are Laura and Jessica, two Spanish friends from Barcelona. Today is our last day in IHF Bali Center and we would like to summarize our two weeks here. Our first week was focused on adaptation. It was hard for us because of so many changes and new things to…… Continue reading The End of an Adventure!

A new experience with IHF in Bali!

By: Xinyu, Voluntourist Bali. I arrived to Bali at midnight of September 15th, 2016. Since it is too late for the center co-director to pick me up from the airport, I checked into a hotel nearby the airport. I was really excited about this trip and I kept imagining the IHF Centre I was about to…… Continue reading A new experience with IHF in Bali!

My life in Medan as a voluntourist!

By: Wenwen, Voluntourist Medan This is not the first time I choose to be a voluntourist with IHF, the first one was three years ago when I went to the Bali centre in Indonesia. And it was during that time when I made my mind that I would explore the other places as a voluntourist.…… Continue reading My life in Medan as a voluntourist!

Education is Life Changing

By:  Sylvia, Voluntourist Jakarta You might ask what difference can you make in two weeks? As a voluntourist in the Jakarta IHF center, I have been trying my best to help the center. Basically I work for four hours each day, and the timing of the work is unrestricted for voluntourist to arrange their time.…… Continue reading Education is Life Changing