15/05/2020

Where do I stay in the Dominican Republic?

While volunteering in the Dominican Republic you will be staying at Sosua By The Sea. This cozy boutique-style resort sits on the corner of Sosua Bay, and is surrounded by beaches. As a moderate all-inclusive…
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15/05/2020

Where do I stay in Haiti?

While volunteering in Haiti you will be staying at a hotel near Ecole L’Union and the Freedom Village.
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15/05/2020

Where do I stay in Mexico?

While in Mexico you will be staying at our cozy Guest House near Vicente Guererro. Rooms are dorm-style, however, private accommodations can be arranged for families if needed. Accommodation details for your particular Build will…
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15/05/2020

Can I bring donations/gifts for the local people?

Live Different would never want to discourage a desire and passion to make a difference, we simply want to ensure that those good intentions really do become an empowering and lasting investment, showing dignity and respect…
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09/04/2020

Is my donation eligible for a refund

Live Different Builds is a charitable program. The beneficiaries of this charitable program are families and people in-need in our host countries, not those who deliver the program (even though it may be incredibly fun,…
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02/10/2018

Who will pick me up at the airport when I arrive?

A Live Different staff member will be waiting outside of the arrivals area with a Live Different sign and/or wearing a Live Different t-shirt. We do require that your flight details be uploaded to your…
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02/10/2018

Can I fly directly to the Live Different Build destination from my own city?

Yes, we ask that for all of our Live Different Builds that our volunteers fly directly to the destination location. We ask that for our Mexico Build, our volunteers fly into San Diego, CA (SAN),…
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02/10/2018

Can I apply to be a leader on a Live Different Build?

We do not accept applications for leadership on our Live Different Builds. Leaders are our staff members or Volunteer Builds Leads. Volunteer Build Leads are experienced Live Different volunteers with exceptional leadership skills who have…
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02/10/2018

What supplies do I need to bring with me?

We will provide all the building supplies, but we do ask that you bring your own work gloves (two pairs), have proper footwear (closed-toe/heel, such as work boots or running shoes), and a hat. A…
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28/09/2018

Do I need a criminal record check?

We want Live Different Builds to be safe for all of our volunteers and the communities we serve, this is why we require a criminal record check (CRC) from all adults 18 years and older.…
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