Global Village volunteer stories
Global Village volunteers make a real difference around the world. They connect with partner families, immerse themselves in new cultures, and learn about Habitat’s mission and work.
There are countless examples of lives impacted. Here are just a few:
Part of My Heart (video)
Global Village volunteer Robin Pope takes Habitat World magazine along as she travels on a GV trip to Guangxi, China.
Eddie’s story and Lizz’s story
On a trip to Kenya, first-time Global Village participants Eddie Jenkins and Lizz Bondarenko learn about themelves, about Africa and about life.
Putting words into action
Shelly Ulmer and her Global Village team of 10 international volunteers celebrate World Habitat Day by building homes in Quezon City, Philippines.