Help us save an old Victorian House and explore the Wonder of the World

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The Exchange

We are looking for renovation help starting in April. We will be renovating a large Victorian duplex and a smaller house on the same lot. We will need help with everything: cleaning out the apartment, renovating the kitchen and bathrooms, painting, making repairs, etc.


25 hours of help per week

Painting & Decorating: Help to maintain the appearance inside and outside the building.

Handyman: Help with a wide range of repairs.

What you get

1 day off per week

Private Room: Have a private room to chill and relax just by yourself.

Shared Dorm: Be ready to meet people while staying in a shared dorm.

Cook your own meal: Feel free to prepare your own meal here

Free Laundry: There's a special place where all the clothes get cleaned for free.

Bikes at your disposal: Hop on my bike, baby! Free to use bicycles.


Fluent English or Fluent German

Over 21 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

You will stay on-site. We also provide a weekly stipend of $50 for food. The supermarket is 3 blocks away.

We are a 10 minute walk from Niagara Falls State Park and Buffalo is 30 min. away by car. There is plenty of both nature and culture to enjoy in the area.

Volunteers are expected to help 3-4 hours per day with 1 free day per week.