Children of Armenia Fund

Children of Armenia Fund (COAF) is a not-for-profit organization that works to secure a future for children in Armenia’s impoverished rural villages through improved education, healthcare, community life and economic conditions.

COAF greatly values the assistance of talented and motivated volunteers, which includes those with skills in health care. 

Healing the Children Northeast

Healing the Children Northeast, a nonprofit volunteer organization located in New Milford, Connecticut, is committed to arranging free surgical, dental, and medical treatment for children in need in the U.S. and abroad.

Global Healing

Global Healing—a nonprofit organization based in Berkeley, California—is dedicated to improving health systems in resource-constrained parts of the world.

Rather than provide short-term care, Global Healing’s volunteers provide training to local medical professionals that will have lasting impact.

The Plasticos Foundation

The Plasticos Foundation is a nonprofit organization that aims to provide reconstructive plastic surgical training and care to those in need, regardless of their ability to pay, and to advance the field of plastic surgery through education and research.

The foundation is always looking for individuals who want to show their support through volunteering, including nurses and doctors.

Real Medicine Foundation

Real Medicine Foundation is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to ignite the potential of the people that need help—turning aid into empowerment and victims into leaders.

The foundation looks for volunteers to participate in field work or direct public health and medical work in California, India, Indonesia, Japan, Myanmar, Nepal, the Philippines, Sri Lanka, Kiribati, Haiti, Turks and Caicos Islands, Serbia, Armenia, Pakistan, Peru, Kenya, Mozambique, Nigeria, South Sudan, and Uganda.

Armenian Volunteer Corps

Armenian Volunteer Corps is a nonprofit organization that specializes in facilitating a wide variety of volunteering opportunities in Armenia.

The Professional Corps program is designed for professionals over the age of 32 who have a minimum of five years’ work experience and a keen desire to share their expertise and make a difference in Armenia.

Agape Unlimited

Agape Unlimited is a nonprofit organization whose goal is to promote health and meet the needs of the medically underserved in the former Soviet Union. This includes working in far remote villages and in large inner cities. 

Doctors, physician assistants, nurses, and nurse practitioners may volunteer.

Doctors Without Borders

Doctors Without Borders is an international medical humanitarian organization working in nearly 70 countries to assist people whose survival is threatened by violence, neglect, or catastrophe. 

A wide variety of volunteers are needed: physicians, registered nurses, nurse practitioners, specialists in infectious diseases, HIV/AIDS, and TB, surgeons, nurse midwives, certified midwives, licensed mental health specialists, anesthesiologists, nurse anesthetists, pharmacists, obstetricians/gynecologists, epidemiologists, operating room nurses, and laboratory technicians.