Volunteering

Explore the world, immerse in a different culture, make a difference, and all at the same time! Build schools or help protect some wildlife.

During your period of voluntary work we arrange stay with a host family. This will give you the possibility to temporarily live with an African family like one of their sons, daughters, aunts or uncles and to build strong ties. We select host families who like to receive foreign guests; they actually consider you part of their family.

You will stay with a family with a low to average income, so that you will experience how the average family in Africa lives and how they still honour traditions and customs. Apart from contacts and friendships the housing of voluntary workers allows the families an extra income so that, for instance, they are able to send their children to school. You can choose from two kinds of families