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Build your Resume with Volunteering Experience

Build Your Resume with Volunteering Experience

The landscape of volunteering has changed since the ushering in of 21st century technology—and for the better. While community-based volunteering was at one time limited to lending help in local soup kitchens, homeless shelters, and other on-site opportunities, the proliferation of information and digital media has allowed non-profits to expand ...
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5 Tips to Successful Networking as a Volunteer

5 Tips to Successful Networking as a Volunteer

There are a number of takeaways that community service volunteers can gain from lending their skills, time, and resources to help those in need. HavServe volunteers are just a handful of the 1.6 million people who volunteer internationally every year, and without a doubt one of the greatest pleasures we ...
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Volunteering in Rural Haiti and the Global Goals

Reaching the Unreachable: Volunteering is key to share the meaning of the Global Goals

Over five million people in Haiti live in communities that are remote and isolated. These rural populations can often experience extreme poverty, lack of infrastructure, and minimal opportunities for education. Due to the difficulties of reaching these remote areas and solving complex issues, volunteerism will play a critical role in ...
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Meet Andrew Blake

“If you’re unsure about whether or not you should volunteer, I have one suggestion: do it. You will become a greater person, and in the process help others. There’s really not much better than that.”  Andrew Blake Meet Andrew. A magician with words, he is our star writer and editor, volunteering ...
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Boost your Career in 2018: Volunteer Abroad

With the holidays and new year around the corner, you may find yourself looking back on some of your successes over the last twelve months: promotions at work, checking off travel to another country off your bucket list, and developing relationships with loved ones. The team at HavServe would like ...
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Improve your Leadership Skills through Volunteering

Oftentimes in one’s career, a desire to embark on a new set of challenges may inspire you to move in a new direction. Perhaps the organization or company you work for provides training for career mobility to allow you to travel, experience the world, and give time to a worthwhile ...
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The Benefits of Teaching Abroad

The need for quality teacher instruction in rural Haiti creates opportunities for international volunteers to give through service directed towards secondary school students, where they can gain lifelong experience while lending a helping hand. In Haiti, the rural population is less educated than the urban, and secondary schools enroll less ...
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Roseann Lord

Meet Roseann Lord

“You will not only experience the pure joy of helping others but you will come away from it with a greater sense of appreciation for your own life and, without a doubt, you will learn something in the process” - Roseann Lord Meet Roseann Lord, a retired nurse from New ...
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Danielle Twiss

Meet Danielle Twiss

“Volunteering is such a meaningful experience; it really opens you up to the world around you” – Danielle Twiss Meet Danielle Twiss – a senior student from Tenafly High School in New Jersey. Danielle joined HavServe at the 2017 Annual Summer Camp in Haiti, where she taught basic technology skills ...
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Sandra Fathi volunteering in Haiti

Volunteer Spotlight – Sandra Fathi

“The poor stay poor not because they are lazy, but because they have no access to capital.” Milton Friedman’s commentary on the need for market-stimulating initiatives still rings true in much of the developing world. In economics, the cycle of poverty refers to “the set of factors or events by ...
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