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Gap year outside your comfort zone in Fiji!

Take a minute and reflect upon that moment in your life when you were the furthest out of your comfort zone. Now imagine that amplified beyond expectation! That is exactly how I felt when I...

Posted 09 Jan 2018

Gap year in Fiji

Benefits of Volunteering Overseas for Your Gap Year

The benefits of volunteering overseas are many and long terms. Volunteer gap years have increased as people are now recognising how rewarding they can be. 1. Make Your University Application Shine Universities don’t just want...

Posted 04 Dec 2017

Benefits of volunteering overseas

Use your gap year skills to become more employable!

A gap year overseas doesn’t only have a positive impact on the community you are volunteering in. It’s also a fantastic way to boost your employability! Here are four important skills you are sure to...

Posted 14 Nov 2017

Use your gap year skills to become more employable!

Intern Insights: World Development Information Day

Today is World Development Information Day! World Development Information Day was created by the United Nations to draw people’s attention to developmental challenges around the world. It also very fittingly coincides with United Nations Day!...

Posted 24 Oct 2017

Lattitude Volunteers in Ghana - World Development

Lattitude UK placement visited by HRH The Princess Royal

On Friday 6th October we welcomed patron of Lattitude Global Volunteering, HRH The Princess Royal, to Alne Hall, a Leonard Cheshire care home and one of our excellent community placements for gap year volunteers in...

Posted 17 Oct 2017

HRH Princess Royal visits Lattitude gappers

Volunteer fundraising tips – Declan Wildish

Here is a fund-raising related post we have shared from the Lattitude UK office: Declan is fundraising to volunteer overseas in Canada with Lattitude in 2018! He is aiming to raise £3,500 and has shared...

Posted 12 Oct 2017

Fundraising - Lattitude Global Volunteering