Welcoming volunteers with ... open arms

Welcoming volunteers with ... open arms

Why Volunteer?

Our volunteers not only help us to give the care needed by the children of Open Arms, but take away something very special from the experience.

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Volunteer in Malawi

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What Our Volunteers Say

“Volunteering at Open Arms was a defining moment in my life. If I had to summarise it in a few words they would be: 'fun, amazing, eye opening, beautiful, madness, best thing I ever did'” - Sharon, London

Watch Our Volunteer Experiences

Graeme’s Malawi Experience

Two of our volunteers, Becky and Graeme were volunteering in Malawi at the same time.

Volunteer group experience 2013

Johnson & Johnson has supported Open Arms for many years. Have a look at this short clip of their visit in 2013.

Our Volunteer Blogs

Becky’s Volunteer Story: A new side to Malawi

Becky’s Volunteer Story: A new side to Malawi

For me, it started, rather unglamorously, in Sainsbury’s in Bath in 2007, packing up people’s shopping into those bright orange bags. The next year I arrived in Blantyre on a three week trip with Kingswood School.

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Andrea's Blog

Andrea's Blog

In 2007 I made my first trip with my daughter, and in July I will return for my eighth visit. Each time it is like going home. I am always amazed at the country which has so much poverty but is so rich in its warmth and generosity to mankind.

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Melissa Evans shares her experiences of volunteering

Melissa Evans shares her experiences of volunteering

Melissa Evans shares some of her experiences of getting to know the children and the impact of Open Arms through volunteering in Malawi.

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