NGO Hanoi, Vietnam

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[Free] Explore Hanoi while Teaching English!

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What you offer


Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Teaching Languages
Teaching a language to the host, guests, or local communities.
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What you get


Days off per week
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
Shared Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.
Team Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other people.
You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.
You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.
Basic Internet Access
Basic speed internet for you to work remotely
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Pick Up
We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.
Get a certificate of completion after you finish your experience.
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Stay at least
4 weeks
Stay up to
12 weeks

The Experience

Teach English at one of our partner language centers or schools in Hanoi, Vietnam, and make a positive social impact on the lives of children! We provide an accommodation, airport pickup and home-cooked meals for you! Furthermore, you will be able to take part in a pre-departure teaching workshop. After ending your volunteering commitment, you will receive a C4C certificate and a recommendation letter from us.

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  • Fluent English
  • Between 18 and 35 years old
  • Welcomes solo volunteers, couples, and partners of volunteers
  • Be from outside Vietnam

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Learning & Fun


United States


Not my type of volunteering. I flew all the way to Hanoi to discover that C4C did not communicate all the details of my role correctly. I'm leaving 3 stars because my host was super welcoming and truly lovely, she accepted my decision to leave earlier with empathy and understanding. I hope C4C will be more clear in their communication with the future volunteers.

7 months ago

Hong (Hanoi) replied

Hi Vika,

Thank you for taking the time to provide your candid feedback after your volunteering experience with us recently. I appreciate you traveling all the way to Vietnam and that your host made efforts to welcome you during your stay in Hanoi.

I sincerely apologize for any misleading communication about the volunteer assignment details from our organization that prompted you to leave earlier than planned. After reviewing our documents, I could not find anywhere that we specified the teaching would be for poor children in Hanoi. However, effective communication is paramount, so I want to better understand where the discrepancy lies to improve the clarity of our program information moving forward.

My understanding is that our team sent you the full organization profile and role details over email, and also attempted to schedule an interview prior to your arrival to discuss any open questions. Unfortunately, it seems we did not receive a response, so may have missed a chance to prevent misaligned expectations. Please let me know if you have any suggestions on how we can more effectively relay volunteer tasks and locations to avoid confusion for future participants.

Catalyst for Change remains committed to enriching the lives of those in need throughout Vietnam. We will be more diligent about confirming all program information is clearly conveyed going forward before volunteers commit their time. Thank you again for your feedback - it will help us strengthen communication and ultimately improve many people’s experiences with our organization over the long term.

Best Regards,


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