How to Live Your Dream of Volunteering Overseas is the first comprehensive guide
to international volunteerism for Americans of all ages -- from college students
to senior citizens. Joseph Collins, Stefano DeZerega, and Zahara Heckscher --
all founders of respected volunteer organizations -- share everything you need
to know about volunteering in Latin America, Africa, Asia, the Middle East, and
Foreword xi Acknowledgments xiii Our stories xv How to use this book xxv 1.
International Volunteering: What Is It? Why Do It? 1 What is international
volunteering? 1 The rewards of international volunteering 2 How volunteers
contribute 6 2. Is Volunteering Overseas Right for You?