Volunteering, Study Abroad, Internships in Africa

Named the World’s Top Volunteer Abroad Organization for the 3rd year in a row, African Impact is proud to offer multi-award-winning responsible volunteer projects, gap year travel programs, internships, and service learning opportunities across 10 African countries

Volunteer Overseas with Africa’s Most Transformative and Impactful Responsible Travel Organization

At African Impact, we create life changing journeys. We are pioneers in the volunteer travel industry and experts in responsible volunteering, curated service learning and internships in Africa. We invite you to join our passionate teams and experience projects built, grown and developed hand-in-hand with local African communities since 2004. Let us take you #BeyondVolunteering to Africa, a place that connects cultures, mindsets and ideas. A place that leaves us all awed, inspired, able to do more, discover more and to make a real impact.

Why African Impact?

Community Volunteering

Community Volunteering

Conservation Volunteering

Conservation Volunteering

Internships in Africa

Internships in Africa

Study Abroad

Study Abroad

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Our Latest Blog Posts

Volunteer Stories: A Teen Volunteer in South Africa

A 16 year old volunteer from the UK joined our education volunteer program in South Africa and talks about the transformative and transcendent experience.

How Volunteering Changed my Teenager

When Hannah agreed to let her son come to South Africa to volunteer on a photography conservation program, she had no idea how much it would change him.

Meghan Markle: A Royal Advocate for Gender Equality

Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex, is an influential voice in the fight for gender equality and is using her position to bring global attention to gender-based violence.

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