Volunteer Stories

Insights from former volunteers
Elodie Rasoloarivony

Elodie Rasoloarivony

Elodie was required to do an overseas internship of 4 months as part of her Globalisation and International Trade master's programme, and she found the perfect opportunity as a digital marketing intern at Ammo Jewellery in Siem Reap.

Samantha Larose

Samantha Larose

Samantha is a volunteer from Canada who was volunteering with the Angkor Hospital for Children (AHC) as a Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist when the coronavirus became a global pandemic. Samantha is now here to talk about her unique experience.

Stuart Culshaw

Stuart Culshaw

Stuart Culshaw is a technical communicator, web designer and content strategist and has been virtually volunteering with Professionals doing good for the past year, helping to improve various aspects of the Pdg website.

Mayssa Benchenaa

Mayssa Benchenaa

Mayssa was a graphic design volunteer at Free to Shine (FTS), a child protection organisation in Cambodia. Mayssa is now here to tell us about her volunteer experience!

Pia Richards

Pia Richards

Pia is an experienced graphic designer from Australia who came to Siem Reap for a three-month skilled volunteer project at Angkor Hospital for Children... and ended up extending her staying for additional six months! Here to tell us about her time volunteering in Cambodia.

Eleonore Buffet

Eleonore Buffet

Eleonore is a volunteer from France who volunteered with Fauna in Focus in a marketing and eco-tourism development position. Eleonore is now here to tell us about her time volunteering in Siem Reap.

Alizee Bousson

Alizee Bousson

Alizee is a volunteer from France who came to Siem Reap for a three-month marketing and sales internship at Naga Earth. She is now here to tell us about her time volunteering in Cambodia.

Jhenica Tongco

Jhenica Tongco

As a graphic designer and communications officer, Jhenica helped Anjali House with their annual report, as well as teaching graphic design to kids with the hope of inspiring them to become graphic designers one day.

Ashleigh Walker

Ashleigh Walker

Having had opportunities to apply her communication skills in various industries, Ashleigh was looking to further enhance her résumé with an experience in overseas volunteering. Ashleigh is now here to tells us about her experience volunteering in Cambodia.

Charlie Caraher

Charlie Caraher

Charlie, with a background in graphic design, volunteered as a communicator, photographer, and graphic designer at Kingdom of Wow in Siem Reap.

Joelle Millery

Joelle Millery

Joelle is a seasoned professional with a business background who has completed her volunteer term with Journeys Within Our Community (JWOC).

Adriana Nguyen

Adriana Nguyen

With a desire to make the world a better place, Adriana took a step towards her goal by volunteering as a procurement specialist in Siem Reap.

Lilia Leung

Lilia Leung

Lilia has been a remote volunteer for Pdg for over a year. Here she tells us about her motivations and past experiences with remote volunteering.

Yeseul Na

Yeseul Na

Yeseul Na was a volunteer at New Hope Cambodia who helped reorganise its school breakfast program for children. Here she tells us about her volunteer experience in Siem Reap.

Colin Divola

Colin Divola

Colin is an experienced quality manager in the food industry and has completed a volunteer term developing analytical tests for Water for Cambodia. Colin is now here to tell us about his volunteer experience in Siem Reap, Cambodia.

Griselda Boquiren

Griselda Boquiren

Griselda is a publishing graduate and a qualified graphic designer from Vancouver who has spent three months volunteering for a charity in Siem Reap. She is now here to tell us about her volunteer experience.

Benjamin Itzinger

Benjamin Itzinger

Benjamin is a master's student from Paris who has recently completed his volunteer term in Cambodia as a graphic designer. Here he shares his thoughts about his volunteering experience with us.

Eva Yulzari

Eva Yulzari

Eva Yulzari , after finalizing her Master degree in France, has come back to Cambodia for a second time volunteer experience. Read on to find out more about it.

Mickey Diener

Mickey Diener

Mickey is one of our most recent retiree volunteers. He tells us about his time volunteering virtually from his home in the United States.

Helen Guan

Helen Guan

Helen is one of our recent volunteers who has recently gone back home to Hong Kong after volunteering in Siem Reap. Here is what Helen has to say about her time volunteering in Cambodia.