Solidarity Volunteering: Strong Relationships, Mutual Development

Angelino’s story

Angelino is Palms’ latest Reverse Immersion participant. Here he explains what that involves and how it will benefit him and Ahisaun Foundation where he works in Timor-Leste.

Crossing cultures: there to here

With the suggestion of “reverse volunteering” already in mind, when Linh called Palms to enquire further about “hospitality internship”, the time seemed right to begin a pilot project.

Fundraising Concert for Timor-Leste ‘reverse’ volunteers

St James’ Parish Glebe will be hosting a fundraising concert to support to Timorese ‘reverse volunteers’.


The ideal of a single civilization for everyone, implicit in the cult of progress
and technique, impoverishes and mutilates us. - Octavio Paz