Griselda Boquiren

Griselda Boquiren

Meet Griselda Boquiren…  Griselda hails from Vancouver, Canada,  has a graphic design background and has spent 3 months volunteering as a graphic designer at New Hope Cambodia, an NGO that provides free education, health care, and community development...
What is the Cost of Living in Siem Reap?

What is the Cost of Living in Siem Reap?

Planning the budget for your volunteering trip to Cambodia is an essential exercise that you should do before you accept a project. While it’s pretty easy to calculate fixed costs (such as flight ticket, visa, travel health insurance and required vaccinations),...
Benjamin Itzinger

Benjamin Itzinger

Meet Benjamin Itzinger…  Benjamin is a master’s student from Paris who is pursuing a degree in Visual Communication Strategy. He has recently completed his three months volunteer term as a graphic designer at Fauna in Focus, an environmental education and...
Public and Religious Holidays of Cambodia

Public and Religious Holidays of Cambodia

Cambodia is a country that enjoys an abundance of public and religious holidays with more than 25 scheduled annually. Any time of the year is the perfect time for you to plan for a professional volunteering experience in Cambodia, where you could do good by sharing...
Eva Yulzari

Eva Yulzari

Eva is back to Cambodia for a second volunteer experience ! You may remember Eva Yulzari from one of our previous Success Stories. Eva, after finishing her Masters degree in France, has come back to Cambodia for a second volunteer experience at the organisation she...
Happy Pchum Ben!

Happy Pchum Ben!

In Cambodia, Pchum Ben (Ancestor’s Day) is celebrated on the 15th day of the tenth month in the Khmer calendar. This is a unique Cambodian Buddhist celebration consisting of a colourful religious festival blessing the souls of ancestors, relatives, and friends...
Mickey Diener

Mickey Diener

Meet Mickey Diener… At Professionals doing good, we’ve been promoting virtual volunteering as a way to do good while staying at home. We’re also encouraging retirees to take up volunteering as a way to stay connected. Mickey Diener, one of our recent...
Volunteering in Cambodia After Retirement

Volunteering in Cambodia After Retirement

During our time working with local associations and volunteers in Cambodia, we have grown particularly excited about retirees wanting to help and volunteer. Retirees have a wealth of personal, life and working experience to contribute, in addition to their time...
Staying Healthy in Cambodia—Health and Hygiene Tips

Staying Healthy in Cambodia—Health and Hygiene Tips

Travelling and volunteering in Cambodia can be a wonderful adventure—it’s a chance to be immersed in a different culture with an extraordinary cuisine and breathtaking sights, all while doing something good for the community. Staying healthy and safe is an...