About usVSO is an international development charity. Our volunteers work with local organisations that serve poor people. They help give children a future through education. They improve the standards of care in hospitals. They train poor people in the skills they need to earn a living. Our volunteers do whatever needs to be done to break down the barriers that trap people in poverty.
- To date 43,000 people have volunteered with us
- 36 countries currently host VSO volunteers
- 1,048 local partners work with us worldwide