The fee charged for group volunteering projects not only includes a registration fee, but also includes the costs for travel (international and local), food and accommodation during the project, leisure activities, intercultural activities, recruitment and training of Concordia leaders, risk assessment of the project by Concordia, training sessions for the group leaders and participants, visas and admin costs of both Concordia and our partner organisation. Also, Concordia has a 24 hour emergency contact available while the project is running.