Volunteer in Africa with A Broader View Volunteers, a USA based non-profit charity with 10 years of experience organizing international humanitarian programs throughout Africa. As a platinum-level GUIDESTAR participant, A Broader View Volunteers demonstrates our commitment to transparency.

Opportunities to volunteer in Africa include gap year options, programs for retirees and families, as well as internships and study abroad options based in Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya, Rwanda, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia.

As a volunteer in Africa you will become part of community-based project focused on public health, community development, refugee support, social welfare, orphanage support, youth rights, education, woman support projects and more. Some of our most popular programs including teaching at the refugee/orphan school in Ghana, working with HIV children in Tanzania, healthcare project in Zambia and our community development projects in Uganda.

Each year thousands of travelers - from individuals to school & specialized groups – travel with A Broader View to locations throughout Africa. A Broader View Volunteer is devoted to offering responsible volunteer programs at an affordable cost. With customized pre-trip planning, interactive easy online reservation system, airport pick-up and drop off, in-country orientation, local staff presence, tax deductible program costs, safe housing options & an excellent safety record, A Broader View offers the best programs to volunteer in Africa.

Below are our volunteer opportunities available in Africa

Volunteer in Ghana

A Broader View Volunteer placement are located in the town of Kasoa in the Central Region and through the Volta Region in small towns and villages.

Programs in Ghana

  • Medical /Health Care
  • Orphanage / Childcare
  • Pre-Medical / Research
  • Medical Healthcare
  • Teaching Missions

Volunteer in Uganda

ABV can help these institutions to bring quality education and other services to these children. If you have a group of 5 or more interested in volunteering together, customized programs can be arranged.

Programs in Uganda

  • Community Development
  • Medical/Community Health
  • Children’s Education
  • Maternity/Mid-Wifery
  • Orphanage/ Child Care

Volunteer in Zambia

The greatest commitment is to make radical change in the living conditions of impoverished and incarcerated youth as well as focus on early childhood education.

Programs in Zambia

  • Medical / Healthcare
  • Teaching / Child Care
  • Youth Advocacy
  • Orphanage / Child Care

Volunteer in Tanzania

Some of Tanzania’s ecologically significant wildlife parks include the famous Ngorongoro Crater, Serengeti National Park in the north, and Selous Game Reserve and Mikumi National Park in the south.

Programs in Tanzania

  • Dance Projects
  • HIV and Malnutrition
  • Medical Program
  • Orphanage/Child Care
  • Sports Coaching
  • Teaching / Education

Volunteer in Cameroon

The volunteer program goal is to give international support to local organizations helping needy children and young people throughout south west Cameroon.

Programs in Cameroon

  • Children’s Education

Volunteer in Kenya

Like so many countries in Africa, Kenya has been hit very hard by the Aids epidemic, especially in the rural areas. Millions of people are infected with the disease and children are the worst affected.

Programs in Kenya

  • Teaching Education
  • Orphanage/ Child Care

Volunteer in Rwanda

Volunteer in Colombia Based in the city of Cartagena, the A Broader View volunteer programs have made immense improvements in the everyday lives of the Colombian woman and children we work with.

Programs in Rwanda

  • Teaching Missions

Volunteer in South Africa

Post Apartheid in South Africa has brought significant changes in the lives of many South African blacks, however there remains a large population of South Africa particularly in the Johannesburg and surrounding areas that is highly marginalized.

Programs in South Africa

  • Orphanage / Creche Support
  • Community Development

Money Matters

A Broader View Volunteers work tirelessly year round to support our volunteers, and also to serve the local communities where ABV projects are based. As a tax-exempt 501 c(3) organization A Broader View receive 100% of our funding from volunteer contributions. Through your program fee contribution our non-profit charity organization can operate beneficial humanitarian aid programs which are successful and continuous supported year round.

Local, professional full-time coordinators, placement logistics, airport pick up and departure transportation, arrival orientation, food & local accommodations, are a major part of providing a safe, meaningful volunteer experience. When you join A Broader View, you will receive pre-trip visa and vaccination support, assistance with flights, fundraising planning, through our interactive online volunteer portal. Our local partners not only benefit from volunteers valuable contributions at the project, they benefit financially with year-round monetary support from A Broader View. In the last decade A Broader View has donated over 3.5 million dollars in international aid.

By joining A Broader View you are not only helping to make a difference during your own trip, your impact will last even after you go home.

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