Volunteer in Africa: On a Gap Year, Career Break or your next holiday

Volunteer in Africa with EDGE of AFRICA, a volunteer organisation combining a visit to breath-taking countries in Africa with a life-changing volunteer experience. Our carefully chosen wildlife, environmental, sports, medical and teaching volunteer projects ensure you have the time of your life.  Not only that, you will be making a difference in the world.

Our organisation operates without any official funding. We rely solely on the goodwill, dedication and enthusiasm of our team members and volunteers. As winner of multiple awards, we accommodate all ages and nationalities, and guarantee an authentic, African experience in a safe and beautiful environment.

Choose to  volunteer with EDGE of AFRICA or join one of our Work Abroad Experiences and be part of something incredible!

Did you know that you can also COMBINE a number of programs at the same destination? For example, you can choose to volunteer during your time on a work experience program…or you can do a conservation and a community volunteer program?

On our programs, we ensure you have many exciting experiences and there really is something for everyone. If you are the adventurous type, you may have the opportunity to do the world’s highest bungee jump or skydive over beautiful scenery. If you are someone who enjoys hiking, there are plenty of routes for you to explore. Find out more about volunteering in Africa.