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Typically when thinking about the “players” of a traveling to volunteer experience, many point out the volunteers who travel, and the community that receives them. More often than not, sending organisations (or the group that arranges for the experience by developing a project with/without the community) are given as much focus. But organisations who are involved in developing/managing projects/programs are key in providing an impactful community development outcome. Many representatives have stories to tell about how their involvement in their organisation’s community project/program has transformed their lives. Here are some of their stories.