1. New gap year travel program now available

    If you have been thinking about joining our Asia gap year program in India, Nepal & Thailand, or our South America gap year program in Bolivia, Peru, & Ecuador, you now have another option to think about.  Youth International is excited to announce the addition of a new gap year program in Kenya, Egypt & Jordan, coming in the fall of 2020!  There is no other program like this, combin…Read More

  2. Boost you travel readiness with these 5 tips

    You have your basic gap year travel itinerary set and plane tickets bought... So what can you do now to better prepare yourself for your trip? 1. Read, read, read. You will probably want to purchase a guidebook from your favorite series. (I often travel with a Lonely Planet guidebook). But in the early planning stages, I go to my local library and check out a number of other guidebooks to compare …Read More

  3. Gap Year Benefits

    Recent research has shown that the benefits of a gap year are profound and extend across multiple areas.  See, for example, Joe O'Shea's book, Gap Year: How Delaying College Changes People in Ways the World Needs, which reports that student performance in college improves for those who have taken a gap year, especially for those students who are on the lower end of the grade distribution when t…Read More

  4. Get out there and do some good things

    If you have been wanting to get involved in volunteer work without the long-term commitment of a volunteer placement, then Youth International could be a good fit for you.  When you join a Youth International gap semester, you spend about a third of your time overseas taking part in a variety of ongoing volunteer projects.  These typically include teaching and running activities for children, an…Read More

  5. Volunteer Details of our Gap Year Programs

    If you are wanting to do good in your life, have you thought about a gap year program? Here at Youth International we love to take on people as volunteers to work abroad. We create opportunities for those who want to volunteer abroad. If this is starting to sound more appealing to you as you continue to read, we welcome you to follow up with us online after this great read! Our gap year volunteer …Read More

  6. Our Gap Year Program is Right for you!

    If you are searching for the right Gap Year Program, you have come to the right place. At Youth International we offer many different gap year volunteer programs that you won’t be able to pass up. We can offer you the ability to go overseas and help people in need. Our volunteer opportunities abroad are once in a lifetime and can give you the good in life you have been eagerly searching for. Let…Read More