Where is it?
Texas, Florida, North Carolina – USA
U.S. Virgin Islands
What will I be doing?
All Hands and Hearts are a disaster relief organisation. They are one of the first organizations to enter a disaster zone. You will be helping muck and gut homes, clear debris, and sanitize the homes from mould. You could also be working on the school rebuild projects.
What impact would I have?
You will address the immediate and long-term needs of communities impacted by natural disasters. As one of the first organisations to enter a disaster zone, they restore hope to suffering communities and help them to rebuild their lives.
Who would I be working with?
You will be helping with the local communities that are affected by the disaster. You will also be working with other partner organisations on the ground, as well as the many other volunteers on site.
Minimum age for day volunteers is 16; for residential volunteers it is 18.
Accommodation is provided in a communal living environment, typically in a church or community centre.
No minimum time.
Texas Hurricane Programs in Houston and Coastal Bend/Rockport currently open through to 31st Aug 2020.
Puerto Rico Hurricane Program in Yabucoa currently open through to 1st Nov 2019.
Mexico Earthquake Program in Oaxaca currently open through 28th Jul 2019.
Florida Hurricane Michael Program in and around Youngstown currently open through 15th Dec 2019.
North Carolina Hurricane Florence Program in and around New Bern currently open through to 30th Sep 2019.
Nepal Earthquake Program currently closed. Reopens 20th Oct 2019 until 24th April 2020.
USVI Program in St. John currently open through to 31st July 2019.
Spending money, meals on rest days, laundry.