As an English girl in her twenties who’d fallen in love with Africa many years ago, I was given an incredible opportunity to spend a month in the town of St Lucia, a place I’d never even heard of before, let alone visited in South Africa prior to working for African Impact.
Interning abroad with African Impact is one of the most amazing experiences I have ever had. However, I know that raising funds is an incredibly daunting process. It is a TON of work, but I will also be the first to tell you that it is not impossible.
A teacher brings a group of twelve undergraduates from Colorado State University to African Impact, Livingstone, Community Education and Health, for a three-week summer education abroad experimental learning program.
Volunteers and staff in the Masai Mara work hard each day on wildlife conservation initiatives and research. The last few weeks have seen some astonishing events and an opportunity to make a huge impact on the survival of a bird of prey species which is in severe decline.