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What Happens When I Apply To ILP?

Posted by Emily Cummings on 4/3/18 11:05 AM

Maybe you’re kind of interested in traveling and volunteering with ILP, but not totally sure. Should you still apply? Yep! Here’s why:

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Topics: ILP Basics, For The Parents

3 Bank Cards With No International ATM Fees

Posted by Lindsay Hall on 3/22/18 10:08 AM

Trips abroad can be expensive (but worth it), but why make it more expensive than it needs to be? Some banks, credit unions and credit cards offer ATM cards that don't have any international fees and some charge CRAZY fees just to access your cash (which would you rather have, right?) 

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Topics: Saving Money, Travel Tips, For The Parents

How Can I Keep In Touch With My Volunteer?

Posted by Auvi Evans on 3/20/18 9:35 AM

Sending your child on a semester abroad can be a bit nerve-wracking; our program directors understand because they've been in your shoes when their daughters volunteered! You probably want to be able to talk to them regularly, so here are few easy ways you can keep in touch while they are volunteering for a semester with ILP. 

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Topics: For The Parents, Life Abroad, Travel Tips

How To See Where Your Volunteer Is At All Times

Posted by Lindsay Hall on 3/5/18 11:18 AM

As a parent, sending your daughter or son to volunteer with ILP is a leap of faith. Not being able to see them every day and make sure they are safe is a worry many parents experience, but there are ways you can see where they are at all times, even while they are in another country?

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Topics: For The Parents, Travel Tips

Who Is Who At ILP?

Posted by Emily Cummings on 3/3/18 4:11 PM

You already know that ILP is a pretty rad non-profit organization, right? (Well now, you do) … but who is who when it comes to the people behind ILP?

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Topics: ILP Basics, For The Parents

How Does ILP Pick A New Country For Volunteer Programs?

Posted by Emily Cummings on 12/24/17 10:50 AM

We know you love new countries! And we love it too — ILP has programs in countries all over the world and are always looking to continue growing. But how does that work, exactly?

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Topics: ILP Basics, For The Parents

What Does It Take To Be An ILP Volunteer?

Posted by Emily Cummings on 11/9/17 4:16 PM

Maybe you’ve heard a little bit about the ILP Program and it sounds great … but you’re not exactly sure what is actually means to volunteer abroad with us — and that’s okay. We’ve put together some more info on what you might be worried about so you can know what it takes. 

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Topics: ILP Basics, For The Parents

Are You Still Making A Difference If You Do The ILP Exchange Program?

Posted by Emily Cummings on 11/6/17 4:00 PM

If you didn’t know, ILP has two programs: Exchange and Humanitarian. While they do have some similarities (both programs let you give back and make a difference!) there are some differences that can help you figure out what country and what program is going to be the best choice for you. 

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Topics: Benefits of Volunteering, ILP Basics, Making a Difference, For The Parents

What Does The Program Fee Cover For An ILP Trip?

Posted by Auvi Evans on 11/4/17 9:28 AM

Are you wanting to make a difference, travel the world, grow personally or just start a new adventure? You've probably looked around at a few study abroad programs or humanitarian programs and gotten a bit discouraged when you realized how expensive they can be ... but not ILP!

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Topics: ILP Basics, Saving Money, For The Parents

What Should I Send My Volunteer In A Care Package?

Posted by Auvi Evans on 9/18/17 12:26 PM

Send your volunteer some goodies for their semester with these tips. 

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Topics: Life Abroad, ILP Basics, For The Parents

Exploring The World For Over 25 Years

Hi! We are ILP, a non-profit org that has service abroad opportunities for college-age volunteers. Check out our tips for making the most of your time traveling and living abroad.

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