General Volunteer Info
High Schools • Colleges • Organizations • Faith Communities • Clubs • Families • Individuals
3,000+ volunteers since 2003. (Keep reading to reach out directly to some of our volunteers and group leaders just like you!)
one week. full immersion.
Simply Smiles hosts volunteers in two distinct locations: domestically on the Cheyenne River Reservation in South Dakota, and internationally in Oaxaca, Mexico*.
During just one week of volunteering, you'll be immersed in the local cultures, forge life-long relationships, and do real, meaningful work that builds dignity, hope and provides bright futures for the children and the communities we serve.
*Please note that Simply Smiles has temporarily suspended travel to Mexico due to the Zika Virus. Click here to learn more.
some basic info about volunteering with Simply Smiles:
we're with you: before, during, after
From early interest, to working side-by-side with you at our project sites, to providing you with the tools and connections to stay involved after your experience - we're with you every step of the way.
We provide at least two in-depth presentations/meetings with your group. And we're always just a phone call, email, or text message away. Good advanced planning is paramount to having a great volunteer experience.
We are with you 24-7 during your trip, ensuring that you have an informed, impactful and safe experience.
We provide you with ways to stay connected and remain a vital part of our passionate Simply Smiles community!