While volunteering in Ukraine I lived with a host family. It was just me and my host parents (and their cat!). I was pretty nervous...
High school, what college to go to, which major to choose, getting a grown up job…welcome to the world of making hard life decisions. I don’t know about you, but I’d rather think about taking a vacation in Indonesia or maybe exploring Lithuanian cafes instead.
Just like with anything we do in life (whether in the States or Canada or somewhere abroad), there are risks. It's all about putting yourself in the best position to lessen those risks.
During the summer we get to reverse the ILP program a little bit. Chinese and Ukrainian students come to the USA and participate in a summer camp here!
When it comes to chasing our dreams, and living a life that is full of passion and purpose...sometimes it just stays a dream. Everyone wants to become the best versions of themselves, but few actually do it. Be one of the few, follow these tips and start becoming the best version of yourself today!
As a college student, I am always trying to find ways to save money, but still have a fun college experience. At first, I thought it would be difficult to save up money to be able to do fun things, like spending a semester volunteering abroad. However, I was surprised to find that are so many easy ways to save money. Here are my top 5 money saving tips for college students.
Hooray! You must have loved your volunteer semester abroad with ILP so much that you're coming back for more eh? You're not the only one, so make sure you know when to apply to be a Head Teacher to help your chances of being chosen.
I had the opportunity to volunteer in Thailand last summer and even a year later I'm still missing it like crazy. Thailand is AMAZING guys! After living in Thailand for four months, I've got some tips for you.
I know, I know, we can't help but rave about how awesome the beaches in the Dominican Republic are, but hello the DR is part of an island after all! Sosua Beach is a must visit weekend trip when living and serving underprivileged children on this beautiful island.