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Why your skills are still needed even in retirement

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, January 23, 2017

The day you move overseas to retire, is the day, for most 60-plus expats, to finally focus on yourself and enjoy well-earned free time. It’s also a time when many… Read more…

What’s your 2017 expat charity challenge?

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, January 5, 2017

If you can dream a challenge, you can probably do it… That seems to be the current ethos of fundraising for charities. Gone are the days when raising money for… Read more…

Travel to help at the frontier of conservation

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, December 20, 2016

If you’re looking for a rewarding volunteer experience that involves travel to a tropical island, wildlife care and conservation (and doesn’t involve paying an expensive intermediary), we think we’ve found… Read more…

Where to volunteer this festive season

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukah, Omisoka, Zaratosht no diso, any other religious event or none at all, there are opportunities worldwide to help those living in difficult circumstances during December… Read more…

France: Help collect food for the hungry

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Collect food this weekend – 28-29 November – for those in need in France. Every last weekend in November, the charity La Banque Alimentaire (The Food Bank) asks the general… Read more…

8 Benefits Of Working From Home

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, May 21, 2015

We’ve delved into the world of the home-based office and found eight big benefits…apart from working in your pyjamas all day, of course! In both Europe and the USA, more… Read more…

Are you a caring professional or are you waiting to retire to share your skills?

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, February 16, 2015

Does your work have a purpose? We examine the growing trend of young professionals combining career with “purpose” and how everyone can access voluntary sector opportunities.   It used to… Read more…

How to help make the season happy and merry for all

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, December 18, 2014

Read on for some creative ways to help spread the festive good cheer. The festive season is a time for giving and sharing and being with loved ones (and some… Read more…

Expats help fight against inequality

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, October 23, 2014

Find out how you can volunteer your time and skills to help stamp out inequality. The recent ‘Blog Action Day’ focused on inequality, something that AngloINFO’s worldwide community of expats… Read more…

Thinking of volunteering in Europe? Look no further

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, July 18, 2014

Finding reputable organisations that run volunteer projects can be the trickiest part of volunteering. We show you where to look:   According to a Eurobarometer survey, three out of ten… Read more…

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