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Trip Calendar

The ADA Foundation has compiled this trip calendar based on information provided by participating organizations. The information is subject to change. Check this page frequently for updates and contact the host organization for more details. If you would like to provide additional information or if you see an error, please contact Briana Rowland at rowlandb@ada.org. Thank you.

U.S. based organizations that are working to improve access to oral health care in underserved communities outside of the U.S. may apply by May 1, 2018 for an ADA Foundation Grant for International Volunteer Dental Projects. The ADA Foundation also offers educational programs for international dental volunteers.

January

January 8-11
Vietnam
East Meets West Dental Program
Contact: Minh Huong, minhhuong.tran@eastmeetswestdental.org

January 14-21
Guatemala
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

January 20-28
Philippines   
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

January 21            
Israel        
Dental Volunteers for Israel
Contact: international@dental-dvi.org.il

February

February 1-25
Indian State of Himachal Pradesh
Himalayan Health Exchange
Contact: Ravi Singh, info@himalayanhealth.com or 404.929.9399

February 2-11
Jagna, Philippines
Philos Health
Contact: Forrest Malakoff, malakoff@sbcglobal.net

Feb 5-17
Cambodia
Global Dental Relief
Contact: volunteer@globaldentalrelief.org

February 14-28        
India         
Strong Villages    
Contact: lynn@strongvillages.org

February 17-25
Ethiopia     
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

February 18- March 4
Cambodia/Vietnam
Global Dental Relief
Contact: volunteer@globaldentalrelief.org

February 25            
Israel        
Dental Volunteers for Israel
Contact: international@dental-dvi.org.il

February 26-March 3
Vietnam
East Meets West Dental Program
Contact: Minh Huong, minhhuong.tran@eastmeetswestdental.org

March

March 2-11
Guatemala
Global Dental Relief
Contact: volunteer@globaldentalrelief.org

March 3-11
Nicaragua
VIDA Volunteer
Contact: info@vidavolunteertravel.org 

March 3-11
Guatemala
VIDA Volunteer
Contact: info@vidavolunteertravel.org   

March 3-11
Cambodia
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

March 8-11
Mexico
Los Medicos Voladores
Contact: Flyingdocscorporate@gmail.com

March 9-18
Guatemala
Global Dental Relief
Contact: volunteer@globaldentalrelief.org

March 10-17        
Belize        
Strong Villages    
Contact: lynn@strongvillages.org

March 10-17
Dominican Republic     
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

March 10-18
Guatemala
VIDA Volunteer
Contact: info@vidavolunteertravel.org 

March 10-18
Costa Rica & Nicaragua
VIDA Volunteer
Contact: info@vidavolunteertravel.org 

March 10-18
Amazon Brazil  
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

March 11        
Israel        
Dental Volunteers for Israel
Contact: international@dental-dvi.org.il

March 16-25
Senegal
A Reason to Smile
Contact: contact@artsmile.org

March 17-24
Honduras
Cape Cares
Contact: admin@capecares.org

March 17-24
Haiti     
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

March 17-25
Guatemala
VIDA Volunteer
Contact: info@vidavolunteertravel.org 

March 18        
Israel        
Dental Volunteers for Israel
Contact: international@dental-dvi.org.il

March 24-31
Honduras
Cape Cares
Contact: admin@capecares.org

March 24-April 1
Senegal                
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

March 24-April 1
Nicaragua
VIDA Volunteer
Contact: info@vidavolunteertravel.org 

March 24-April 1
Guatemala
VIDA Volunteer
Contact: info@vidavolunteertravel.org    

March 26-31
Vietnam
East Meets West Dental Program
Contact: Minh Huong, minhhuong.tran@eastmeetswestdental.org

March 30-April 7    
Belize        
Strong Villages    
Contact: lynn@strongvillages.org

March 30-April 16
Himalayan Expedition   
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

April

April 1-28
Dharamsala (north India)
Himalayan Health Exchange
Contact: Ravi Singh, info@himalayanhealth.com or 404.929.9399

April 6-14
Nicaragua     
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

April 9-21
Vietnam
East Meets West Dental Program
Contact: Contact: Minh Huong, minhhuong.tran@eastmeetswestdental.org

April 15            
Israel        
Dental Volunteers for Israel
Contact: international@dental-dvi.org.il

April 17- May 7
Nepal
Global Dental Relief
Contact: volunteer@globaldentalrelief.org

April 19-22
Mexico
Los Medicos Voladores
Contact: Flyingdocscorporate@gmail.com

April 19-29
Zambia  
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

April 20-30        
Fiji        
Loloma Foundation
Contact: Lkwasny@lolomafoundation.org, 858.414.9891

April 21-28
Guatemala
Faith in Practice
Contact: teams@faithinpractice.org

April 21-28
Honduras
Cape Cares
Contact: admin@capecares.org

April 22-29
Haiti
NOVA Hope for Haiti
Contact: jan.mansley@novahope.org

April 26–May 16
Nepal
Global Dental Relief
Contact: volunteer@globaldentalrelief.org

April 28-May 5
Guatemala
Faith in Practice
Contact: teams@faithinpractice.org

April 28-May 10
Guatemala
VIDA Volunteer
Contact: info@vidavolunteertravel.org 

May

May 14-17
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org

May 5-12
Guatemala
Faith in Practice
Contact: teams@faithinpractice.org

May 7-19
Vietnam
East Meets West Dental Program
Contact: Contact: Minh Huong, minhhuong.tran@eastmeetswestdental.org

May 10-22
Nicaragua & Costa Rica
VIDA Volunteer
Contact: info@vidavolunteertravel.org

May 17-29
Guatemala
VIDA Volunteer
Contact: info@vidavolunteertravel.org    

May 17-29
Nicaragua
VIDA Volunteer
Contact: info@vidavolunteertravel.org 

May 19-26
Guatemala
Faith in Practice
Contact: teams@faithinpractice.org

May 19-31
Costa Rica & Nicaragua
VIDA Volunteer
Contact: info@vidavolunteertravel.org   

May 21-24
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org

May 22-June 3
Costa Rica & Nicaragua
VIDA Volunteer
Contact: info@vidavolunteertravel.org

May 24-June 2
Madagascar   
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

May 25-June 3
Guatemala
Global Dental Relief
Contact: volunteer@globaldentalrelief.org

May 26-June 7
Nicaragua
VIDA Volunteer
Contact: info@vidavolunteertravel.org 

May 26-June 7
Guatemala
VIDA Volunteer
Contact: info@vidavolunteertravel.org 

May 26-June 7
Costa Rica & Nicaragua
VIDA Volunteer
Contact: info@vidavolunteertravel.org

May 28-31
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org

June

June 1-9
Guatemala
Faith in Practice
Contact: teams@faithinpractice.org

June 1-10
Nepal   
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

June 1–10
Guatemala
Global Dental Relief
Contact: volunteer@globaldentalrelief.org

June 1-21
Guatemala
VIDA Volunteer
Contact: info@vidavolunteertravel.org 

June 2-14
Costa Rica & Nicaragua
VIDA Volunteer
Contact: info@vidavolunteertravel.org   

June 4-7
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org

June 7-17
Tanzania       
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

June 7-27
Pangi Valley
Himalayan Health Exchange
Contact: Ravi Singh, info@himalayanhealth.com or 404.929.9399

June 8-16
Guatemala
Faith in Practice
Contact: teams@faithinpractice.org

June 10-19
India
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

June 11-14
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org

June 16-23
Guatemala   
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

June 18-21
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org 

June 18-30
Vietnam
East Meets West Dental Program
Contact: Contact: Minh Huong, minhhuong.tran@eastmeetswestdental.org

June 18-30
Nicaragua
VIDA Volunteer
Contact: info@vidavolunteertravel.org 

June 21-28
South Africa   
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

June 22-30
Peru      
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

June 23-30
Guatemala
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

June 23-July 5
Guatemala
VIDA Volunteer
Contact: info@vidavolunteertravel.org 

June 25-28
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org

June 25-July 15
Indo-Tibetan Borderlands
Himalayan Health Exchange
Contact: Ravi Singh, info@himalayanhealth.com or 404.929.9399

June 26–July 8
Cambodia
Global Dental Relief
Contact: volunteer@globaldentalrelief.org

June 30-July 7
Rama Island     
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

June 30-July 8          
Ecuador     
Strong Villages    
Contact: lynn@strongvillages.org

July

July 2-5
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org

July 4-8
Mexico
Los Medicos Voladores
Contact: Flyingdocscorporate@gmail.com

July 8-20
Cambodia
Global Dental Relief
Contact: volunteer@globaldentalrelief.org

July 9-12
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org

July 10-21
Vietnam
East Meets West Dental Program
Contact: Minh Huong, minhhuong.tran@eastmeetswestdental.org

July 10-31
Indo-Tibetan Borderlands
Himalayan Health Exchange
Contact: Ravi Singh, info@himalayanhealth.com or 404.929.9399

July 12-15
Mexico
Los Medicos Voladores
Contact: Flyingdocscorporate@gmail.com

July 13-21
Panama
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

July 14-26
Guatemala
VIDA Volunteer
Contact: info@vidavolunteertravel.org    

July 16-19
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org

July 16-27
Vietnam
East Meets West Dental Program
Contact: Minh Huong, minhhuong.tran@eastmeetswestdental.org

July 19-28
Kenya   
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

July 20-29
Guatemala
Global Dental Relief
Contact: volunteer@globaldentalrelief.org

July 20-29
Saint Lucia
Great Shape! Inc. 1,000 Smiles
Contact: greatshape@gsjamaica.org

July 21-28
Haiti
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

July 23-26
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org

July 23-August 3
Vietnam
East Meets West Dental Program
Contact: Minh Huong, minhhuong.tran@eastmeetswestdental.org

July 27-August 5
Jagna, Philippines
Philos Health
Contact: Forrest Malakoff, malakoff@sbcglobal.net

July 27–August 5
Guatemala
Global Dental Relief
Contact: volunteer@globaldentalrelief.org

July 28-August 6
Saint Lucia
Great Shape! Inc. 1,000 Smiles
Contact: greatshape@gsjamaica.org

July 30-August 2
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org

July 30-August 3
Guatemala
Los Medicos Voladores
Contact: Flyingdocscorporate@gmail.com

August

August 1-27
Kargiakh, a remote Trans-Himalayan tribal village located in southern Zanskar
Himalayan Health Exchange
Contact: Ravi Singh, info@himalayanhealth.com or 404.929.9399

August 2-11
Rwanda
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

August 2-14
Guatemala
VIDA Volunteer
Contact: info@vidavolunteertravel.org 

August 3-12
Guatemala
Global Dental Relief
Contact: volunteer@globaldentalrelief.org

August 4-16
Costa Rica & Nicaragua
VIDA Volunteer
Contact: info@vidavolunteertravel.org 

August 6-9
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org

August 6-17
Vietnam
East Meets West Dental Program
Contact: Minh Huong, minhhuong.tran@eastmeetswestdental.org

August 9-18
Ethiopia     
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

August 13-16
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org

August 13-24
Vietnam
East Meets West Dental Program
Contact: Minh Huong, minhhuong.tran@eastmeetswestdental.org

August 17-25
Grenada
Great Shape! Inc. 1,000 Smiles
Contact: greatshape@gsjamaica.org

August 20-23
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org

August 20–September 3
India
Global Dental Relief
Contact: volunteer@globaldentalrelief.org

August 21-September 5
Nepal
Global Dental Relief
Contact: volunteer@globaldentalrelief.org

August 23-September 4
Nicaragua
VIDA Volunteer
Contact: info@vidavolunteertravel.org 

August 26–September 3
Grenada
Great Shape! Inc. 1,000 Smiles
Contact: greatshape@gsjamaica.org

August 27-30
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org

August 30-September 8
Brazil     
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

August 31–September 10
Nepal
Global Dental Relief
Contact: volunteer@globaldentalrelief.org

September

September 1-10
Thailand Gulf  
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

September 1-10
Jamaica
Great Shape! Inc. 1,000 Smiles
Contact: greatshape@gsjamaica.org

September 1-15
India
Global Dental Relief
Contact: volunteer@globaldentalrelief.org

September 3-6
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org 

September 8-16
Vietnam
East Meets West Dental Program
Contact: Minh Huong, minhhuong.tran@eastmeetswestdental.org

September 10-13
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org

September 13-22
The Gambia
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

September 14-23
Jamaica
Great Shape! Inc. 1,000 Smiles
Contact: greatshape@gsjamaica.org

September 17-20
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org 

September 21–October 4
Kenya
Global Dental Relief
Contact: volunteer@globaldentalrelief.org

September 22-October 1
Jamaica
Great Shape! Inc. 1,000 Smiles
Contact: greatshape@gsjamaica.org

September 24-27
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org

September 27-October 6
Uganda    
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

September 29-October 8
Jamaica
Great Shape! Inc. 1,000 Smiles
Contact: greatshape@gsjamaica.org

October

October 1-4
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org

October 1-26
Tibetan refugee settlements and villages of North Indian Himalayas
Himalayan Health Exchange
Contact: Ravi Singh, info@himalayanhealth.com or 404.929.9399

October 2-15
Kenya
Global Dental Relief
Contact: volunteer@globaldentalrelief.org

October 5-14
Indonesia
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

October 8-11
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org 

October 12-21
Jamaica
Great Shape! Inc. 1,000 Smiles
Contact: greatshape@gsjamaica.org

October 13-20
Costa Rica
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

October 15-18
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org 

October 19-27
Belize
Belize Mission Project
Contact: fwhipps@charter.net

October 20-29
Jamaica
Great Shape! Inc. 1,000 Smiles
Contact: greatshape@gsjamaica.org

October 22-25
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org

October 25-November 14
Nepal
Global Dental Relief
Contact: volunteer@globaldentalrelief.org

October 27-November 4
Belize
Belize Mission Project
Contact: fwhipps@charter.net

October 29-November 1
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org

November

November 2-11
Jamaica
Great Shape! Inc. 1,000 Smiles
Contact: greatshape@gsjamaica.org

November 3-8
Honduras
Cape Cares
Contact: admin@capecares.org

November 3-10
Honduras
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

November 5-8
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org 

November 6-24
Cambodia/Burma
Global Dental Relief
Contact: volunteer@globaldentalrelief.org

November 10-19
Jamaica
Great Shape! Inc. 1,000 Smiles
Contact: greatshape@gsjamaica.org

November 10-25
Nepal
Global Dental Relief
Contact: volunteer@globaldentalrelief.org

November 12-15
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org

November 12-24
Vietnam
East Meets West Dental Program
Contact: Minh Huong, minhhuong.tran@eastmeetswestdental.org

November 15-25
Uganda (Islands and Mainland)
A Reason to Smile
Contact: Contact@ARTSmile.org

November 16-24        
Cuba        
Strong Villages    
Contact: lynn@strongvillages.org

November 17-21
Haiti
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

November 17-24        
Belize         
Strong Villages    
Contact: lynn@strongvillages.org

November 17-25
Haiti
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

November 17-25
Rwanda
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

November 17-25
Thailand
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

November 19-22
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org 

November 21-25
Haiti
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

November 26-29
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org

December

December 1-8
Trinidad/Tobago
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

December 3-6
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org

December 3-15
Vietnam
East Meets West Dental Program
Contact: Minh Huong, minhhuong.tran@eastmeetswestdental.org

December 10-13
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org 

December 17-20
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org 

December 22-29
Cambodia
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

December 24-27
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org

December 26-January 6        
India        
Strong Villages    
Contact: lynn@strongvillages.org     

December 27-January 2
Dominican Republic
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

December 29-January 5
Puerto Rico
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

January 2019

January 17-26
Guatemala
Aloha Medical Mission
Contact: abf@msk.com

Year-Round Volunteer Opportunities

Health Volunteers Overseas
ADA Foundation / Health Volunteers Overseas programs need volunteers for programs in Cambodia, Haiti, Laos, Nepal, Nicaragua, Peru, Tanzania.
Health Volunteers Overseas
Contact: Barbara Edwards, b.edwards@hvousa.org

A Broader View
Contact: A Broader View or Oliver Ehlers at 866.423.3258 or 215.780.1845, volunteers@abroaderview.org
Volunteer dental professionals, dental students, and pre-dental students are needed year-round for a duration of one week to 12 weeks in Ecuador, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Honduras, Nepal, Peru, and Tanzania.

Philos Health
Dentists and hygienist are needed throughout the year for trips of one, two, or more weeks at children’s dental clinics in the Philippines.
Contact: Philos Health, Forrest Malakoff, malakoff@sbcglobal.net