Are you over 21 yrs old and looking for something AMAZING to get involved with?

Do you love working with youth?

Are you inspired to help promote global change?

If yes! CISV might be for you!

Every year, over 6,000 children from around the world go to CISV camp and family-exchange programmes to have the time of their lives. That’s where you come in!

As a CISV leader, you will help children try new things, make new friends, learn new skills, eat new foods, and even travel. It’s non-stop, challenging, and no two days will be the same! But you’ll have an experience you will never forget – an experience that will shape the rest of your life.

Founded in 1951, CISV is an international organization devoted to educating and inspiring youth to take action for a more just and peaceful world. As a VOLUNTEER leader, you can get involved in our local activities and/or travel with a delegation of youth (ages 11 to 15) to an international camp-style program. Meet people from around the world, facilitate meaningful discussions, and act as a role model for youth.

For more information, visit: , then – when you’re ready to apply for a position – follow the steps below.

  • Local involvement: There is no minimum number of hours to commit. We are always looking for leaders to assist with monthly activities and weekend-long local camps. Getting involved year-round is a perfect way to get introduced to CISV, build up your leadership resume, learn new skills, and have fun! Everyone 19+ is welcome to join us as a local leader!


  • International programs: We are currently recruiting up to 5 positions for volunteer adult leaders to travel with delegations of youth to international camp-style programs this JULY 2020. Leaders must a minimum of 21 years old – but there is no maximum age! You must be available for the full program dates (3 to 4 weeks) and approximately 30 hours per month during the spring for training and preparations


  • NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Just enthusiasm and a passion for global change!


  • ALL TRAINING IS PROVIDED: You will be well prepared to take on the world!


  • ALL EXPENSES PAID: Leaders never have any costs for their participation in our programs!


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1. Email a letter of interest to Shannon ( as soon as possible! Please explain why you think you’d be a great leader, which age group you’d prefer to work with and why.

2. Complete the attached LEADER APPLICATION FORM and put down the name of 2 references. Submit this application ASAP.    Deadline for all 2020 international travel programs is January 30th!

3. Send the attached REFERENCE FORM to those two people and have them complete the form and email it to Shannon, Leadership Coordinator, before February 10th

4. If you haven’t already done so, please get a criminal record check completed ASAP. (see steps on the right hand side of this page for how to complete it for free and online)

Questions? Email Shannon at