"To us, volunteering is a two-way thing. It’s not just about the hands-on help and skills that volunteers bring; it’s also about what this amazing continent, its people and its wildlife can give those volunteers in return." Greg Bows, MD
"Working with African Impact was the most profound and fruitful experience of my entire life." ~ Stew, Canada
Picked by volunteers as the world’s Top Volunteer Abroad Organization, African Impact is proud to offer multi-award winning volunteer, gap year and internship projects in 12 countries. Our expert staff live and work with our amazing volunteers, ensuring we are the only choice for your volunteering adventure!
Make a real change in African communities. Teaching, medical care and building are just some of the amazing opportuni...View all Community Projects
Help conserve Africa’s wildlife. From Big 5 research to Lion rehabilitation, and everything in between!View all Conservation Projects
Whether you are travelling with friends, family or on an educational tour – we will design your perfect group volunte...View all Group Projects
Looking to get some career experience or want to share your skills? Our internships are what you are after.View all Internships Projects
The African Impact Commitment to Excellence is our pledge to provide the very best volunteer experiences in Africa while making a real, lasting difference across all our community and conservation projects.Read our Commitment to Excellence
Give back to those who are less fortunate by teaching English and other skills to vulnerable youth in the rural community of Mdwai, Tanzania. You will teach English songs and games to young children, support members of the icon...
Discover the tropical paradise of Zanzibar! Volunteering on this project will allow you to contribute to the small fishing villages of Jambiani and Kizimkazi’s sustainable use of marine resources, while researching dolphin tour...
Join our field guides and research team on game drives in the world famous Greater Kruger Area, a wildlife hotspot in South Africa. Monitor and study the African Big 5 (leopard, rhino, lion, buffalo and elephant) and assist loc...
Okki joined us as an 8-week Education and Community Support volunteer in Tanzania, and was so inspired by her time wo...read more
Academy Volunteer Shane joined us for 3 months in Cape Town. His profound experience on our volunteer projects have h...read more