The inspiring story of how Jen Hughes helped pioneer our Girl Empowerment program, which has become one of our most popular programs and impacted the lives of many women and girls.
In Zambia, celebrations occurred on the national and provincial level. All thirteen districts of the Southern Province were present and they displayed information on their attempts to increase literacy rates in their area. It was Livingstone who was awarded the recognition for their work to eradicate illiteracy – with African Impact highlighted for their contribution with educating the community with their Adult Literacy Classes.
“The children have grown accustomed to seeing white people come to their country and volunteer, so I wondered how the children would accept me.”
Volunteering at Chimfunshi Chimpanzee Sanctuary isn’t just about the chimps. Check out our eight reasons to volunteer in this incredible destination.
My husband, two teenage girls and I arrived in Zambia for a week’s family volunteer vacation… A week of wonderful experiences that affected us all.