Livable Planet

Trump's Anti-Environment Agenda Makes 2018 the Perfect Time to Support These Climate Orgs

Here's how you can be part of the solution to the world's mounting environmental problems.
Jonathan Parks-Ramage

Here's the Best Way to Browse Volunteering Opportunities in New York City

A new app hooks up users with volunteering opportunities throughout the city, and streamlines the process into a few swipes and a tap.
Eric Kingrea

Steve Wozniak Was My Computer Teacher in 1995

The Apple co-founder spent his own money, and more importantly, lots of his own time, showing us public school kids how to use the early internet.
Madeline Moitozo

The Last Days of Clinton's Losing Florida Campaign

On Monday, I flew down to Miami to volunteer for the Clinton campaign. On Wednesday morning, I woke up to the news we had lost.
Meg Charlton

Americans Are Getting Their Voluntourism Fix on a New Carnival Cruise

Fathom is the world's first-ever cruise line for vacationers who don't just want to do beaches, spas, and shopping. It's for people who want to "travel with purpose."
Jacob Kushner
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Volunteering Isn't Actually Making You Happy

Time to admit it—clocking all those hours at the nursing home just turns you into a resentful dick.
VICE Staff

​How to Make Friends When You’re Young and Broke

It may seem like a herculean task now, but meeting new people only gets harder the older you get.
Justin Caffier

Parents React Badly to Hooters Waitresses Volunteering at Boy Scout Camp

Denver parents are not happy with the Boy Scouts of America after it failed to keep them abreast of a Hooters franchise sponsoring their sons' day out.
Sirin Kale
VICE Long Reads

European Governments Are Arresting Refugee Crisis Volunteers

It has fallen to ordinary people to provide refugees with food, shelter, and first aid, but now official attitudes are hardening and volunteers are risking arrest, prosecution, and jail.
Mark Wilding

This Grassroots Group Is Feeding Home-Cooked Meals to the Homeless in Las Vegas

Siloh Moses was living on the streets of Las Vegas just 18 months ago. Since then, he founded ServingHopeLV, a grassroots organization that brings home-cooked meals to the homeless.
Ocean Malandra

How I Became a Volunteer Refugee Gravedigger

Adonis Khan quit his job as a mortgage advisor to help refugees in Lesvos. He ended up burying the bodies of those drowned at sea.
Helen Nianias

New Yorkers Hit the Streets Looking to Bring HOPE to the City's Homeless

While you were cozy in your bed last night, hundreds of volunteers canvassed New York City's five boroughs to assess the unsheltered population.
Alice Speri