Charities, NGOs & Voluntary Work
YISS is a Kindergarten (age 5) to 12th grade college-preparatory international school focused on developing students who are motivated from within and empowered to excel. Address: 285 Itaewon-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, Korea.
International Exchange and Cultural Promotion Institute
The International Exchange and Cultural Promotion Institute offers special volunteer opportunities for foreigners who wish to work at cultural sites in Seoul as an interpreter. Jongro-gu Bokchon-ro 137-13(Website in Korean only).
Mannam Volunteer Association
Mannam Volunteer Association is an international volunteer organization. Mannam hosts monthly events in addition to the weekly cultural classes and clubs. They also offer Korean cooking classes. The schedule is posted on the meetup website(Websitein Korea...
Seoul City Volunteer Center
Seoul Volunteer Center, funded by the Seoul Metropolitan Government, promotes volunteer activities. It is the representative volunteer organization of Seoul, and acts as a hub in which it is dedicated to creating a “Happy Seoul”. #302 Namsan Bldg.,Sopa-ro...
Good People is an international relief and development NGO, which was founded in July 1999 to educate the world of their neighbors that are exposed to life-threatening dangers due to poverty, diseases, disasters, etc., to provide organized and professiona...
The Babybox Korea
The Babybox is a facility made to prevent the death of babies who are abandoned in dangerous surroundings, possibly due to the fact that their mothers were single and incapable of raising them or if they were born with disabilities. The ad...
Animal Rescue Korea
ARK website provides adoption listings, animal shelter listings and resources for vet clinics throughout South Korea. In need of shelter volunteers. Please contact the individual shelters.
Teen Challenge Korea
Teen Challenge Korea is a ministry focused on reaching out to those in need, raising them up through the power of God, and sending them out again so they can continue the cycle of hope and restoration. Ilsan La Festa, Building B, 2nd floor, 212 Jangh...
Global Overseas Adoptees' Link (G.O.A'.L)
NGO providing services for overseas Korean adoptees run by international adoptees from all over the world. We offer our members birth family search, volunteers for interpretation, visa assistance, language scholarships, culture experiences etc
Samdong International is a Korean based NGO focused on educational, agricultural, and vocational support of communities across South East Asia.
Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES) South-Korea
Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES) South-Korea is a German non-profit association which aims to contribute to peace and cooperation on the Korean Peninsula and in Northeast Asia. 1101 Samhwan building, 98-5 Unni-dong, Jongro-gu, Seoul.
Oak Tree Project
Oak Tree Project is a scholarship fund and mentoring program for Korean orphans who get into college. Korean orphans are on their own after they graduate from high school and are in great need of financial and emotional support. This program enables....
Global Common Society (GCS) International
Global Common Society International is a global movement which is focused on five major activities: a movement for actualizing a healthy society, improving standards of living, protecting nature and the environment, restoring human dignity, and promo...
Cham E&C (Education & Culture)
Cham E&C (Education & Culture) is a social enterprise designated by the Korea Cultural Heritage Administration. We have a vision of world peace, happiness, and harmony through enhancing the cultural understanding between all nations.
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) - Seoul Policy C...
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) - Seoul Policy Centre shares knowledge based on the development experience of the Republic of Korea with other countries and builds bridges between Korea and development partners to help empower lives and bu...
Korea Food for the Hungry International (KFHI)
KFHI was founded in 1971 as a Christian NGO to raise awareness of poverty and hunger around the world. Our areas of expertise include education programs, public health/medical programs and agricultural development.
Korea Animal Rights Advocates (KARA)
Korea Animal Rights Advocates is an organization that campaigns against mistreated and despairing animals in laboratories and on farms. The English website for KARA hopes to spread Korean animal rights and welfare information to an international audience(...
Mustard Seed Seoul
Mustard Seed Seoul volunteers help underprivileged kids learn English. These kids may be from lower income families and single parent families.
My Dog & Samsung
My Dog & Samsung is a guide dog school and detector dog centre run by Samsung company. Volunteers are needed for home-boarding and puppy walking. 310 Jeondae-ri, Pogok-myeon, Yongin-si, Gyeonggi-do.
World Culture Open
World Culture Open is a global network of cultural creatives and leaders dedicated to facilitating open platforms that invite people to engage, enjoy, embrace, and be enriched together through intercultural exchange and multilateral collaboration,in pursu...
Global Overseas Adoptees' Link(G.O.A.'L.)
NGO providing services for overseas Korean adoptees run by international adoptees from all over the world. We offer our members birth family search, volunteers for interpretation, visa assistance, language scholarships, culture experiences etc  ...
Vision Care Service
Vision Care Service was founded in 2002 by the Korean ophthalmologist Kim Dong Hae to help people with visual disabilities. VCS has treated over 8,000 patients and conducted over 1,000 cases of free cataract surgery through FEC (Free Eye Camp). Located in...
Sanctuary Restored is a branch of Women's Hope Center Korea which aims to become a social enterprise for survivors of sexual exploitation and those at high-risk.
PSCORE Human Rights
PSCORE Human Rights is a non-profit organization dedicated to bridging the gap between South Korea and North Korea. One to one English tutoring is offered to North Korean students residing in South Korea. BF1 #3, 452, Yangcheon-ro, Gangseo-gu, Seoul
Giving Back Korea
Giving Back Korea is a volunteer group of teachers in Seoul who provide free English lessons and events for less privileged children from the Mapo-gu (district) of Seoul. Our lessons are every Wednesday from 730-830 pm near Mapo-gu office subway stat...
The Asia Foundation
The Asia Foundation works with Korean partners to meet the challenges and responsibilities arising from Korea's emergence as an important economic and diplomatic player in the Asia-pacific region, even as the country faces the unfinished business of natio...