Our model effectively creates an environment that directs your skills and resources into the things you are actually passionate about. Helping you to engage and impact local community members responsibly and sustainably through our relationship-driven approach.
Rather than offering handouts that creating dependency and entitlement, our approach works to empower community members with the project specific support and ownership necessary to initiate sustainable and successful impact.
Prepare to have your global perspective challenged! Our programs will expose you to an environment, a people group, and experiences that will push your comfort level and cultivate within you some important questions that may be difficult for you to work through. The good news is that you won’t have to go through it alone as our team leaders will be right there with you – providing you with the coaching and support that can oftentimes result in some pretty big breakthroughs.
Volunteer with trusted in-country partners that have been vetted and stand up to the safety and security standards we have set to ensure risks are appropriately mitigated.
If you’re looking for a pre-planned, task list-driven, and overly structured volunteering curriculum, The Invictus Initiative may not be for you. Our approach to volunteering is designed in a way that creates the flexibility to respond and react to the needs and timing of the communities we work with, organically creating opportunities to engage the community at where they are at vs. where we want them to be.
When it comes to combining meaningful work with meaningful experiences, we’ve got you covered! In addition to providing quality programs, we incorporate cultural activities that will expose you to the wonderful and breathtaking sites your project country has to offer.
Connect with other like-minded Invictus volunteers and build life-long friendships with your fellow team members, partner communities, and Invictus Initiative staff.
We walk with you along every step of the process, providing you with the advice, training, and resources to help you navigate your volunteering experience.
Fundraising for a trip can initially be one of the most intimidating and scariests aspects of considering whether to volunteer abroad. Rest assured that as a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, we’re well experienced in this field, and we’ll show you effective and proven ways to help secure up to 90% of your trip fees from outside sources.