Greeter Core Values

All IGA members share the following Core Values:

Volunteering locals

Greeters are volunteers, a friendly face for those visiting a city/destination

Small groups up to six persons

Greeters welcome individuals and may serve small groups of up to six people

Free of charge

Meeting a Greeter is free of charge

No discrimination

All visitors and volunteers are welcome without any kind of discrimination.

Sustainable tourism

Greeters support sustainable tourism. They respect natural and man-made environments, bringing both cultural and economic enrichment to local communities. Greeters aim for a lasting positive image of each destination.

Cultural exchange

Greeter organizations create a mutually enriching opportunity for cultural exchange; create links between people in creating a better world.