Volunteer Abroad in Africa

1741 Volunteer Abroad Programs in Africa

Volunteer in Africa with Cross-Cultural Solutions

Join volunteer programs in Africa offered by Cross-Cultural Solutions. Volunteers can work in local communities located in Morocco, Tanzania, and South Africa. Placement options vary by country, but range from Community Health and Organizational Development to Eco-tourism.

Volunteering Programs with Projects Abroad

Delve into the rich culture and picturesque scenery of Africa while engaging in community service. Projects Abroad is offering international volunteer placements to participants from different areas of the world. Volunteers can choose between African countries such as Tanzania, Morocco, and Ethiopia.

Volunteer in Africa with Frontier

As a Frontier volunteer in Africa, you could earn your PADI diving qualification while carrying out marine research in Tanzania, work as a safari park guide or swim with whale sharks in Mozambique. Those looking to volunteer on community projects could teach English in deprived communities while earning their TEFL qualification, or work as a sports coach for disadvantaged kids.

Conservation Travel Africa

Conservation Travel Africa was established to provide meaningful and responsible volunteer experiences throughout Southern Africa, focusing on Zimbabwe. We are based in Africa and work in partnership with our volunteer programmes and partners in Southern Africa and with volunteers worldwide.

African Impact Responsible Volunteering

African Impact is an award winning volunteer travel organisation operating responsible volunteer projects throughout Africa and seeking to maximize the positive impact of voluntourism. To us, volunteering is a two-way thing. It’s not just about the help and skills that volunteers bring; it’s also about what we can give those volunteers in return.

Program fees from $180! Apply now with IVHQ.

Volunteer in Africa through one of many incredible program opportunities developed by International Volunteer HQ. Volunteers can choose from a range of locations, including Kenya, South Africa, and Ghana. Programs typically last from two weeks to a month.

Global Volunteer Network

With ten program options to choose from, individuals can always find a volunteer opportunity appropriate for their preferences with Global Volunteer Network. Situated in some of Africa's most underprivileged nations, including Ghana, Ethiopia, and Kenya, volunteers are sure to participate in a remarkable community service project. Participants can partake in programs focused on areas such as Ma...

International Student Volunteers

Travel to Africa with International Student Volunteers and choose from an array of available volunteer programs. Choose from helping restore wildlife enclosures and other infrastructure to guiding the youth of South Africa's Cape Town in building a brighter future for themselves and for their country.

Volunteer Work Abroad Opportunities

Help the local communities in Africa with a volunteer program offered by Love Volunteers. Participants can work with children, animals, and out in nature. Worldwide philanthropists can visit different countries including Malawi, Tanzania, and Ethiopia while engaging in outdoor recreational activities. This volunteer placement includes Community Health, Orphanage Assistance, and Wildlife Protec...

GoEco - Volunteer Abroad in Africa

Volunteer in Africa through GoEco. Participants can choose to help preserve wildlife, protect dolphins, or care for orphans. Placements are available in many countries, including Kenya, Tanzania, and Madagascar.

Volunteering Solutions

Volunteering Solutions offers 16 programs across Africa. Participants may choose to care for children in South African orphanages, be involved in English teaching placements in Tanzanian schools, or partake in medical programs in Ghanaian hospitals. They have the chance to immerse in the diverse African way of life.

Kaya Responsible Travel

Travel across Africa as a volunteer. Kaya Responsible Travel offers volunteer programs that focus on Wildlife Conservation, Ecology, or Child Care. Volunteers may visit countries across the continent, which include Mozambique, Swaziland, and Kenya. Participants fulfill roles at various placement locations, such as wildlife reserves, marine sanctuaries, and childcare facilities. Programs run fro...


The Humanity Exchange has 36 programs in 5 different locations. Programs are offered in Benin, Mexico, Cameroon, Colombia and Ghana. THEX provides affordable placements, and is committed to working in partnership with local communities.

ELI-Experiential Learning International

ELI - Experiential Learning International offers a wide range of volunteer opportunities in Africa, ranging from wildlife conservation in Ghana and organic farming in Uganda to teaching orphans in Kenya and Northern Tanzania, and medical outreach in Dar es Salaam. Most volunteering programs include food and accommodations with a host family, and in-country orientation and staff support.


Go on a journey of learning and helping in the Dark Continent with UBELONG. Choose from a wide variety of volunteer opportunities ranging from teaching and caring for orphans in South Africa to providing medical care and assistance to disadvantaged youth in Ghana. Teaching positions require participants to have intermediate proficiency in English.