Volunteer Abroad in an Immersive Global Health Program

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Volunteer Abroad Global Health Experience

Unite For Sight offers a global health volunteer abroad experience in our high quality healthcare delivery programs. Volunteers come from diverse backgrounds and have a variety of interests in public health, medicine, international development, social entrepreneurship, and the social sciences. Global Impact Fellows support and learn from the partner clinics' talented medical professionals who are social entrepreneurs addressing complex global health issues.

Short-term Volunteering in Ghana

Volunteer for one week in Unite For Sight's program in Ghana. This option is ideal for professionals with limited vacation time, or for students on a school break. This short-term opportunity offers open enrollment (no formal application).

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Longer-term Volunteering in Ghana, Honduras, and India

Volunteer as a Global Impact Fellow for multiple weeks or months. Global Impact Fellows gain a comprehensive understanding of the complexities and realities of global health, social entrepreneurship, and international development. Global Impact Fellows receive a Certificate in Global Health & Program Delivery, and they are nurtured and encouraged to apply their global health delivery skills to become new leaders in global health.

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Unite For Sight is the only organization in the world that:

  • is a healthcare delivery organization that also offers immersive global health education opportunities for students and professionals;
  • uses 100% of all donations and funds submitted to directly provide care for patients who are otherwise unable to access or afford care;
  • directly teaches the importance of supporting and assisting local professionals in their own social ventures to eliminate disparities in their communities and countries;
  • offers an opportunity to learn from local medical professionals about effective strategies to reach the hardest-to-reach patients in villages, slums, and refugee camps.
  • develops comprehensive training materials in cultural competency, ethics, and global health best practices to prepare its volunteers for a high-impact immersive experience.