Volunteering refers to the act of giving time and energy to provide for the needs of society. Through volunteering you would be not only providing for those in need but also acquiring knowledge, experience and expertise in fields that still lack formal by government institutions. volunteering
"If our hopes of building a better and safer world are to become more than wishful thinking, we will need the engagement of volunteers more than ever." Kofi Annan

In Malta, volunteering is very popular amongst young people. There are different organisations that enagage young people in voluntary work, these include social, environmental, and health organisations. To view a list of organisations that offer space for volunteering in Malta please click here.

If you are a young person from 18 to 30 years you can also opt to go for a European Voluntary Service (EVS).  You would need to find a sending organisation from your country and apply for European funds to come and involve yourself in EVS in Malta. For more information about EVS please click here.

Volunteering in Malta might prove to be a wonderful experience too, since you will have the chance to work with and meet the locals and also to have a social life with a number different people.