One of the scariest parts of sending a volunteer abroad is the idea of anything happening and not being able to reach them. While that is a valid concern, I'm here to tell you there are more ways to reach them quickly than you may realize!
So, you've applied, been accepted, assigned and now you get to see the ever anticipated ILP group list. Remember in 3rd grade when you'd run to see who was in your class when they posted the list on the door? Anyone else?
There are really so many perks when you volunteer abroad with ILP, but one of the biggest reasons people choose ILP is because of the groups! Traveling alone can be really intimidating and there are more benefits to having a group than you'd ever think.
In memory of President Thomas S. Monson, we have gathered 15 of his best quotes to remember and love him by!
Deciding to volunteer abroad with ILP is a big deal and you are bound to have lots of questions. We get it! We have all been there at one point or another and want to help you out. Don't leave those questions rattling around in your head; let us answer them!
We all love a good heart-felt story, right? For anyone who has served abroad with ILP and fell in love with your kids, you're really gonna love this story! The beginning of this story takes place over 20 years ago and involves Steve, one of our ILP directors, so you know it's gotta be good!
Did you know there is a (huge) city in Mexico called Leon that is considered to be the shoe AND leather capital of the world? I mean, I'm talking high quality leather shoes that even the Pope himself seeks out! Not only do they have great shoes, they also have other leather goods like belts, bags and even leather jackets.
Whether you're volunteering abroad in Costa Rica or traveling the globe in search of all the LDS temples, you're gonna have to make a pitstop at the San Jose, Costa Rica Temple! There are a few things you're going to need to know before you go, including how to get there.
Visiting the Great Wall of China is one of the most incredible adventures you'll ever take. You're visiting one of the Seven Wonders of the World after all! There in one thing, however, that can make or break you trip...what you bring in your backpack!
Trying to decide whether you should volunteer abroad for a semester (all around the world) or get paid to teach in Thailand or Taiwan can be tough. Obviously, one sounds better than the other in theory, but is it the best option for YOU? Let me break down each of them for you...
Topics: ILP Basics