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September 15, 2003: Idealist.org
Idealist.org lists more than 35,000 nonprofit and community organizations in 165 countries, which you can search or browse by name, location, or mission for hundreds of job and internship listings. You can also find thousands of volunteer opportunities in your community and around the world, and a list of organizations that can help you volunteer abroad.
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You can design the perfect volunteer opportunity for yourself by setting up one or more Volunteer Profiles with your interests, skills, and schedule. These Profiles can then be searched by organizations in Idealist.
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