7 reasons you should volunteer in Fiji
Make an ImpactVolunteering in Fiji is a fulfilling experience, you are getting the chance to explore our 333 islands, while contributing to communities in certain areas that require assistance with development. Some of these include initiatives like supporting under-resourced schools, assisting with key infrastructure projects that add value to local settlements and setting up projects that assist unemployed locals to generate income. There are so many volunteer projects that are on offer, all of which add to your practical experience. Most importantly, it is so rewarding because it impacts the lives of underprivileged Fijians you meet and establish life-long friendships with.
Experience Diversity of CulturesFiji is rich in culture and this is seen through the diverse community and vibrant people. The Fijian population is widely made up of indigenous iTaukeis, Indo-Fijian's, Europeans, Chinese and other Pacific Island cultures who are all considered as Fijians. Fiji is a nation that safeguards ethnic tolerance and any foreigner who visits is bound to feel at home right away! You are sure to have an enriching experience with Fijians you encounter as they make an impact on your stay just as much as you do for them.
Experience Diversity of Cultures
Learn while teaching
The saying goes “You learn something new every day”. Well, in Fiji there are heaps to learn, from the ancient traditions of the past, to modern-day culture in Fiji. Interesting facts and stories can be found in the homes of locals you reside with. As you teach and share your skills, allow the locals to share intriguing information about the traditions and practises of their past and present with you. A win-win experience!