Thailand Summer 2017

Study Coral Reef
Conservation in
Southern Thailand 

Kayak around soaring Thai Karsts. 
Paddle through mangrove mazes. 
Cool off in tropical waters.  Marvel at tropical sunsets.

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Thailand: Summer 2017

Care for
Elephants and
other animals

Trek in the jungle with pachyderms. 
Bathe elephants in a river. 
Advocate for their conservation.

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Thailand: Summer 2017

Explore Bangkok
and Work in
an Orphanage

Engage with Thai orphans. 
Discover ancient Thai culture
in a modern metropolis.  

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Thailand: Summer 2017

Snorkel and
SCUBA dive in
Turquoise waters

Plunge into sparkling waters.
Get SCUBA certified in the Andaman Sea.
Join the effort to preserve coral reef systems.

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Thailand: Summer 2017

Learn the Art
ANd Science of
THai Cooking

Take a guided food market tour and
learn about shopping for ingredients 
Create and enjoy a Thai feast.

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Thailand: Summer 2017

Teach Thai
School Children

Teach English to Thai children with games and songs. 
Delve into Thai village culture. 
Host a Thai barbecue.

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Thailand: Summer 2017

Explore Temples 
and Meditate
with Monks

Visit Thai temples.
Learn about Buddhism.
Meditate with monks. 

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Thailand: Summer 2017

Learn the art
and tradition
of tea

Pick and roast tea leaves.
Prepare the grounds.
Enjoy the tea ceremony.

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Experience exciting and mind-expanding immersion in a vibrant new culture

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Become a
Service Explorer!

Service Explorers enables adventurous, generous-spirited high school students to explore enriching and rewarding service opportunities in beautiful and exotic foreign lands.

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"…it is in giving that we receive…"   — St. Francis of Assisi

Come Give with Us

People Helping People – Global Humanitarian and Environmental Service Work

Your experiences will deepen your existing understanding of the importance of conserving our world’s precious resources and of protecting threatened animal species.

Following the excitement of the trip, lasting benefits will be yours to keep: with hours of accredited service to your name, you will have greatly strengthened your application to that special college of your dreams, and you will have fostered your own commitment to life-long service and personal growth.

  • We help  communities in need.

    Our  Explorers make meaningful contributions to populations in need.


    Our  Explorers are transformed by the process of working as a team to accomplish  common goals and emerge as leaders.

  • We  promote education and conservation.

    Our  Explorers expand their knowledge and understanding of threatened environments  and species and invest in conservation.

  • We help  animals and advocate for their preservation.

    Our  Explorers are dedicated to animals and understand their need for support in  their conservation.


Develop a sense of purpose, accomplishment, and a broader vision and understanding of the world

Become a compassionate leader

Grow your understanding and compassion for others; build your commitment to solving problems worldwide.

Leadership is learned by doing.  In our trips, we employ the tools of leadership: we define our mission; join together to pursue common goals; understand and integrate different points of view; work hard; and cooperate to accomplish synergistic results.

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We make A difference

We foster growth and experience in our students through service and travel.

Our team consists of travel experts and educators with decades of experience in service, international programs, team-building and leadership.

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