5 Reasons Why You Should Volunteer In South Africa


You can choose to visit for a week or two and go on safari, see some of the sights… but if you truly want to experience the best of the country, there’s only one way to do it – volunteer in South Africa.

A Major Volunteer Experience For A Minor

Exploring and volunteering with African impact at the age of 17 – the ease of applying for my selected volunteering projected, my journey and the friends I made along the way.

The Alternative to Peace Corps, Volunteer with African Impact


Volunteering in Africa is one of the most rewarding experiences there is. The people, culture and iconic landscapes sets Africa apart from the rest of the world. Many people dream of volunteering in Africa. But when they do, the first thing that comes to mind when they’re thinking of volunteering abroad is the Peace Corps. […]

Part 1 of Life Volunteering in Zanzibar


As our Project Coordinator in Zanzibar, Sheriece Kamp is a wealth of knowledge! Her story was recently published in Australia, and we wanted to share it with you. In this first part, Sherice shares some advice on how to become affiliated with African Impact, how she manages her role with us and discusses what it takes to be a volunteer!

Where Can Inspiration Come From?


After volunteer Darren discovered the benefits of living an active lifestyle, he became motivated to take up the sports program getting children moving in the townships of Cape Town.

The Birth of Lilato Foundation: Life After Volunteering


It is very common for us to hear about how a volunteer’s placement changes their life once they return to their home country. After immersing yourself in such a culture, it truly becomes a part of you and many times volunteers leave wanting to do more even after they are gone.