Volunteer FAQs

Why Choose Green Umbrella to Volunteer?  

When you volunteer your time, skills and knowledge with us, you become a part of a unique community dedicated to the improvement and welfare of others. This is also a unique opportunity to learn our Khmer culture and even to learn the Khmer language. This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to become part of a new community of friends who share the same goals and aspirations. You will be part of helping a community survive poverty and reestablish their dignity and self-worth.

Where do you live and eat?

Options for accommodation and meals during your volunteering
-Live in Boarding House or Sophea’s house
-Eat in Sophea’s restaurant or purchase food to cook by yourself

What health care service is available?

Green Umbrella’s volunteer coordinator will facilitate health care services for you, such as contacting a doctor and taking you to see a doctor in Phnom Penh.

What you need to pay during volunteer ?

-You need to pay for your own accommodation
-You need to pay for your  own Transport
-You need to pay for your own meals

What will happen if you apply for long term volunteer with us ?

-You will get Accommodation
-You will get meals for free


Cambodia is full of natural and man-made wonders.  Consider visiting some of theses places during your time off or when on holiday:

Bati  River and Taprom Temple

Tamao Mountain

Chiso Mountain

Phnom Da Temple.

Kep/Kampot City (Bouk Kor Mountain, Trapang Sangkaet ecotourism,  and Anlung preng ecotourism )

In Phnom Penh (Royal Palace, National Museum)

Choeung Ek (Genocide Museum from the Khmer Rouge period)

The Killing Fields


Non-profit NGO focusing on education for children in Cambodia.