Community Volunteering  

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Africa is full of diverse and beautiful people. Unfortunately, as a result of poverty, many of these people live in appalling conditions and face daily challenges.

African Impact seeks to alleviate some of these challenges by implementing and supporting community volunteer projects throughout Africa. These projects are run with the help of committed volunteers and are ideal for those wishing to spend some time travelling abroad.Volunteers will be placed in local communities and spend time working directly with the people and culture of the area.

Whether you’d prefer to teach English, coach a sports team or work alongside healthcare professionals, as a community volunteer in Africa, the opportunities to change lives are endless.

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Teaching & Community Support, Zanzibar

Live the tropical island dream while teaching English, caring for children, promoting gender equality, developing the community centre and assisting with local conservation initiatives in incredible Zanzibar.

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FROM £ 939 | US$ 1372

Orphan Day Care and Community Support, Zululand

Living by the beach and surrounded by Africa’s most magnificent wildlife, volunteers work directly with the chiefs of the village and families living in poverty to support young children and contribute to bigger and brighter futures for them.

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FROM £ 839 | US$ 1,374

Social Impact Experience, Cape Town

Walk a mile in someone else’s shoes on this part-time home stay experience in Cape Town. This is an eye-opening, authentic experience that provides an understanding of what poverty looks like, and allows for a real social impact within South Africa.

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FROM £939 | US$1524

Lions, Conservation and Community – Victoria Falls, Zambia

Contribute to the conservation of the iconic African lion on the Zambian side of Victoria Falls. You'll also play your part in a variety of conservation projects, including wild elephant-human conflict research whilst working closely with the local communities of Livingstone and Victoria Falls.

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FROM £ 1,102 | US$ 2,031

Early Childhood Development, Cape Town

Share your passion for education and love of working with children as you work with underprivileged and undeveloped communities in Cape Town, teaching and caring for disadvantaged children and providing youth with better and brighter opportunities for their future.

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FROM £ 787 | US$ 1313

Girl Empowerment – Victoria Falls, Zambia

The Girl Impact initiative in Victoria Falls aims to provide opportunities for adolescent girls through guiding and supporting them in their education and providing knowledge about health, safety, early pregnancy, making a living, and confidence in self.

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FROM £ 845 | US$ 1372