My Nonprofit Reviews
Review for Galapagos Ice Organization Immerse Connect Evolve, Charlottesvle, VA, USA
I was involved with Galapagos ICE a couple of summers ago when I decided to take the summer off to get involved in a volunteer project. I had come across the website online and contacted Emily to see if she had any projects that I could make a contribution to. Emily was more than helpful in placing me in an environment I was comfortable working in and in finding living quarters that I would be calling home for the next three months. My experience in the islands far exceeded what I set out to do. I had the opportunity to really commit myself to working in the hospital administering basic first aid all while having the chance to perfect my Spanish. I met locals and made friends that I will keep for a long time. The organization really helped me with any concerns that I had throughout my stay. I will always remember the time I spent in the Galapagos and recommend this organization to anyone interested in getting involved in volunteerism.
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the Galapagos Islands, Ecuador.
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
try to connect volunteers working in similar settings to better coordinate their efforts towards a common goal.
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