Volunteer in Africa

with us, our volunteer opportunities in Africa help us to accomplish our goal to make a difference in the lives of disadvantaged and vulnerable people. Our projects including support for orphans, healthcare, running of mobile medical clinic, mass education of children in remote villages, 'amber' alert program, provision of safe water, etc. are powered by volunteers participation, contributing skills, knowledge, resources, will and dedication. Working with international volunteers is an opportunity for us, through our volunteer in Africa programs, as you work side-by-side local people to exchange cultures, share perspectives, broaden horizons, inspire and inject new ideas of problem solving. Volunteer in Africa with us, search our volunteer opportunities or mission trips and reserve a spot now.
Volunteer in Africa opportunities
Mostly short term Volunteering in Africa programs, choose your stay period, 1week to 24weeks, 15 years old can join one of our group mission trips. From 16 years old, you can apply individually or join a group to volunteer in Africa with us. Look through our volunteer opportunities or mission trips and apply to to be part of our volunteers making a difference in Africa. Orphanage volunteer

volunteer in Africa, volunteer abroad : Typical day for an Orphanage Volunteer

Shift one:
1-: 7:00am - Orphanage volunteer shower and breakfast
2-: 7:30am - Orphanage volunteer report to work, supervise the orphans to bath and dress for school, serve the orphans their breakfast, Clean-up bowls and dinning area after breakfast, walk the children to school,
3-: 9am - Orphanage volunteer teach those who are not yet in school, Play with kids, put the babies to sleep, assist teaching in the school the children attend.
4-: 12pm - 2pm - Orphanage volunteer take your lunch after serving lunch to the children. - close for the day

Shift two:
1-: 2pm - Orphanage volunteer take children to play ground to play with them.
2-: 4pm - Orphanage volunteer supervise children back from school to take the shower and change for super.
3-: 5:30pm - Dinner for the children. Volunteer go for your diner at this time. Afterwards, assist those with assignments to do them.
4-: 6:10pm - Orphanage volunteer spend time with them, chatting and playing. and helping put the little one to bed.
5-: 8pm - Orphanage volunteer close for the day. Volunteer Abroad, volunteer in Africa. volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
| Volunteer teaching children

abroad volunteer work, Typical day for a teach abroad volunteer



1-: 6:00am - teach abroad volunteer teacher shower and breakfast

2-: 7:00am - 4pm - teach abroad volunteer teacher report to work. Supervise students to keep the learning environment tidy, classes begin at 7:30am. You will have to help your co-teacher mark submitted assignments, gather teaching materials and teach your class. You will give out assignments and supervise games during the break hours too, dependent on your area of interest. It is very much rewarding and much exciting doing this work.

7-: 12pm - 2pm - teach abroad volunteer teacher lunch time (1 hour)

8-: 4pm - teach abroad volunteer teacher close for the day, have time to discover your area, visit local friends and chat with other volunteers, go home for your shower.

9-: 6pm - teach abroad volunteer teacher dinner

10-: 7pm - After-shower, chatting with family whilst watching tv about everything or chatting with local friends or other volunteers you meet over some drinks in a nearby pub

11-: 9pm - teach abroad volunteer teacher retire to bed. Volunteer Abroad, volunteer in Africa. volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
| Medical/Healthcare Volunteer

volunteer in Africa, volunteer abroad : Typical day for a Medical Volunteer



1-: 7:40am - Hospital volunteer project medical volunteer hospital shower and breakfast

2-: 8am - 4pm - Hospital volunteer project medical volunteer report to work. Round the wards to visit and review patients on admission. Going with the doctor on these rounds helps you to learn a lot of the tropical diseases and treatment plans in the hospital so if you are a doctor working on your own, you could strike a balance, and if you are a student or aspiring to go to medical school, you can learn much from these rounds. Diagnosis, history, treatment, surgical ward and labor ward, will be your frequent activities supervised, understudying or on your own, depending on skill and experience as determined by the doctor in charge.

3-: 12pm - 2pm - Hospital volunteer project medical volunteer lunch time (1 hour)

4-: 4pm - Hospital volunteer project medical volunteer close for the day, have time to discover your area, visit local friends and chat with other volunteers, go home for your shower.

5-: 6pm - Hospital volunteer project medical volunteer dinner

6-: 7pm - After-shower, chatting with family whilst watching tv about everything or chatting with local friends or other volunteers you meet over some drinks in a nearby pub

7-: 9pm - Hospital volunteer project medical volunteer retire to bed. volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa. volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
| Sport volunteer

Typical day for a sports Volunteer under the teach in Africa program



1-: 5am - Teach abroad sports coach meet team for morning training session

2-: 7am - Teach abroad sports coach go home, take shower, have breakfast and rest

3-: 9am - Teach abroad sports coach report to school/office to support and prepare for the next session

4-: 10am -2pm - Afternoon/light training session, counselling or setting up for evening training

5-: 12pm - 2pm - Teach abroad sports coach lunch time (1 hour)

6-: 4pm - Teach abroad sports coach evening/major training session with team

7-: 6pm - Teach abroad sports coach Dinner

8-: 7pm - After-shower, chatting with family whilst watching tv about everything or chatting with local friends or other volunteers you meet over some drinks in a nearby pub

1-: 9pm - Teach abroad sports coach Retire to bed. volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
| Intern journalist

volunteer in Africa, volunteer abroad : Typical day for Journalism intern or volunteer



1-: 7:40am - volunteer abroad Journalism volunteer shower and breakfast

2-: 8am - 4pm - volunteer abroad Journalism volunteer Report to work. Folow up on leading news and stories as tasked by your editor. Develop a questionnaire to gather public opinion and comments on issues of concern, Go out to investigate the news and work on your questionnaires.

3-: 12pm - 2pm - volunteer abroad Journalism volunteer lunch time (1 hour)

4-: 4pm - volunteer abroad Journalism volunteer close for the day, have time to discover your area, visit local friends and chat with other volunteers, go home for your shower.

5-: 6pm - volunteer abroad Journalism volunteer dinner

6-: 7pm - After-shower, chatting with family whilst watching tv about everything or chatting with local friends or other volunteers you meet over some drinks in a nearby pub

7-: 9pm - volunteer abroad Journalism volunteer retire to bed. volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa. volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
| Volunteer with handicapped children

Typical day for a Disability Volunteer



1-: 7:40am - shower and breakfast

2-: 8am - 4pm - volunteer report to the center or Home. support local staff to help the children bath, feed them and spend time caring for the children, playing with some of them, keeping an eye on some of them, and supporting them to have their meals. If working at a rehabilitation and training center, you might spend time helping them to improve on their conversational english, any other basic, tehnical or vocational subject a volunteer can help provide teaching, if a volunteer is a physio-therapist or student of that, volunteer will help those recuperating undergo their exercises.

3-: 12pm - 2pm - Volunteer lunch time (1 hour)

4-: 4pm - Volunteer close for the day, have time to discover your town, visit friends and chat with other volunteers.

5-: 5pm - Volunteer Dinner

6-: 7pm - After-shower, chatting with your African family whilst watching tv about everything or chatting with local friends or other volunteers you meet over some drinks in a nearby pub abroad

7-: 9pm - Retire to bed. volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
| Research Intern

Typical day for a volunteer abroad research volunteer Intern, Volunteer Abroad, volunteer in Africa



1-: 7:00am - volunteer abroad research volunteer shower and breakfast

2-: 8:00am - volunteer abroad research volunteer report to work, Start your day by going to the field to gather information on your questionnaire

3-: 1pm - volunteer abroad research volunteer return back to the office, take your lunch break

4-: 2pm - volunteer abroad research volunteer compute data, write analysis and day's report

5-: 4pm - volunteer abroad research volunteer close for the day, have time to discover your area, visit local friends and chat with other volunteers, go home for your shower.

6-: 6pm - volunteer abroad research volunteer dinner

7-: 7pm - After-shower, chatting with family whilst watching tv about everything or chatting with local friends or other volunteers you meet over some drinks in a nearby pub

8-: 9pm - volunteer abroad research volunteer retire to bed. Volunteer Abroad, volunteer in Africa. volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
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Volunteer in Africa in following countries:
Volunteer in Ghana

About the Country Ghana - Volunteer in Ghana, volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa

Geographic Location: West Africa, Côte d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast) to the west, Burkina Faso to the north, Togo to the east, and the Gulf of Guinea to the south
Official Language: English
Common Spoken Language: Twi
Population: 25 Million
Political System: Democratic multi-party state
Capital: Accra
Time Zone: GMT (UTC 0)
International Airports: Kotoka international airport - Accra
Major interest of the local people: Football, Soccer
Take note: The common person is also interested in politics but they are sharply divided along the two main political parties, good if you do not stick your neck out for any in their local politics. volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa
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| Volunteer in Kenya
About the Country Kenya - volunteer in Kenya, volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa
Geographic Location: East Africa, Indian Ocean to south-east, Tanzania to the south, Uganda to the west, South Sudan to the north-west, Ethiopia to the north and Somalia to the north-east.
Official Language: English, Swahili
Common Spoken Language: Swahili
Population: 42 Million
Political System: Democratic multi-party state
Capital: Nairobi
Time Zone: EAT (UTC+3)
International Airports: Jomo Kenyatta International Airport - Nairobi, Moi International Airport - Mombasa
Major interest of the local people: Atheletics, Entertainment
Take note: Kenyans tend to identify primarily with their tribe or ethnic group, and only secondarily with the nation as a whole. volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
| Volunteer in Liberia
About the Country Liberia - Volunteer in liberia, volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa
Geographic Location: West Africa. North Atlantic Ocean on the Southwest, Sierra Leone on the west, Guinea on the north and Côte d'Ivoire on the east.
Official Language: English
Common Spoken Language: English (Broken)
Population: 3.7 Million
Political System: Democratic multi-party state
Capital: Monrovia
Time Zone: UTC+0
International Airports: Roberts International Airport - Monrovia
Major interest of the local people: Soccer, Entertainment
Take note: Liberia came out a brutal civil war, there are no threats of eruption but lots of victims of the war. volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa. volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
| Volunteer in Uganda

About the Country Uganda - Volunteer in Uganda, Volunteer Abroad, volunteer in Africa

Geographic Location: East Africa, east by Kenya, on the north by South Sudan, on the west by the Democratic Republic of the Congo, on the southwest by Rwanda, and on the south by Tanzania.
Official Language: Swahili English
Common Spoken Language: Swahili, Luganda
Population: 33 Million
Political System: Democratic multi-party state
Capital: Kampala
Time Zone:EAT (UTC+3)
International Airports: Entebbe International Airport - Entebbe
Major interest of the local people: Soccer, Culture and Entertainment
Take note: Very hospitable people like Ghana. Volunteer Abroad, volunteer in Africa. volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
| Volunteer in Tanzania
About the Country Tanzania - Volunteer in Tanzania, Volunteer Abroad, volunteer in Africa
Geographic Location: East Africa, the Indian Ocean on the East, Kenya and Uganda to the north, Rwanda, Burundi, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the west, and Zambia, Malawi, and Mozambique to the south.
Official Language: Swahili English
Common Spoken Language: Swahili
Population: 44 Million
Political System: Democratic multi-party state
Capital: Dodoma
Time Zone:EAT (UTC+3)
International Airports to fly to: Julius Nyerere International Airport - Dar Es Salaam
Major interest of the local people: Soccer, Conservation and Entertainment
Take note: Just go with open mind and have fun with lots of wildlife experience. Volunteer Abroad, volunteer in Africa. volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
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A pick of 2 from Past Volunteers Reviews:
To accomplish our goals, we organize and support volunteers with the following services
Host family in Africa for our volunteers

Host Family abroad, volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa

A host family abroad is a family who will provide a spareroom for our volunteer to volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa. This family also provide meals, three times daily for the volunteer and welcomes the volunteer as part of the family. The volunteer has own room in this home. The families we pick abroad are couples who have lived together for a good period of time, with no criminal record, with good social standing, who are active members in the community, who have at least one child under the age of 18 in the house. These families are trained to know and deal with cross cultural issues, providing food for volunteer, immersing the volunteer into local culture and providing support for the volunteer as well as handling issues of conflict during your time volunteering abroad. volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa. volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
| volunteers' house accommodation

Accommodation for Volunteers in Africa

We provide three types of accommodation. An African host family, stay in our Africa volunteers' house or stay in a guest house (for larger groups only). Host families we choose are background checked, trained and selected with strict criteria, to provide our volunteers, if you volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa with us, families that are open to learn and share cultures and perspectives.
if you volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa with us, each accommodation facility give you access to a living room, dining area, a family made of a couple and child(ren), bath, safe water, toilet and electricity. In some homes for volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa, there is internet service. You will have your own room or share depending on the numbers in a community on a project. In your room there is a bed, sheets and wardrobe. Some rooms have television, fan, air-condition, own bath and/or toilet. volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
| Three meals daily while you volunteer in Africa

MEALS ABROAD - 3X DAILY to volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa

a volunteer's host family abroad provides the volunteer with breakfeast, lunch and dinner. We have trained them and constantly guide them in how to prepare and make available to the volunteer the foods familiar and to softly introduce the volunteer to some popular dishes abroad and if there is any the volunteer come to like, it becomes a part of the volunteer's menu chart. Volunteer in Africa and have the best of organic foods. All countries, volunteer in Ghana, volunteer in Kenya, Volunteer in Uganda, volunteer in Liberia, you will have rice, chips, chicken, bread, eggs, tea, coffee and truly fresh and organic fruits regular in your chart. Three meals daily, all days. volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa. volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
| Travel and Health Insurance to volunteer in Africa

Insurance cover abroad, volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa

Our insurance provider is a US based company - volunteer in Africa cover volunteer with insurance inclusive in fees paid. $50,000 medical maximum @ $100 deductible. In addition to the EXCELLENT major medical benefits, the plan also provides the following STRONG additional features: * $300,000 for Emergency Medical Evacuation! * $10,000 for Emergency Reunion! (brings your family to your bedside in the event of a medical emergency evacuation) * $5,000 Trip cancellation benefit * $250 Lost checked luggage benefit * $25,000.00 of Accidental Death * Terrorism Coverage (see brochure for details) and more. Freedom of mind to volunteer abroad, volunteer in africa, as hospital volunteer, nurse volunteer, midwife volunteer, medical volunteer, orphanage volunteer, orphanage work, teach abroad, teaching volunteer, volunteer teacher, wildlife volunteer, to volunteer in Ghana, volunteer in Kenya, Volunteer in Uganda, volunteer in Liberia. volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
| Visa
VISA TO THE COUNTRY OF PROJECT ABROAD, Volunteer Abroad, volunteer in Africa
If the volunteer's nationality requires that the volunteer apply for a visa before entering the project country abroad, Elghana provides the supporting documents for the volunteer to apply for visa to travel abroad to volunteer in Africa. Elghana has a wonderful relationship with the missions abroad so even if it happens for any reason a volunteer is not able to apply for a visa before departure, Elghana can arrange for the volunteer to pick visa upon arrival. Such a process cost more to the volunteer and could be time consuming. The volunteer should therefore apply for the visa before arrival, normal time is two weeks for a volunteer to receive your passport back with your visa to volunteer in Ghana, volunteer in Kenya, Volunteer in Uganda, volunteer in Liberia. So applying three weeks to one month prior to departure to volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa is ok. Volunteer Abroad, volunteer in Africa. volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
| Flight booking

Flight Booking to volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa

With our help to volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa, volunteer is more likely to get the cheapest flight to travel abroad to the project country, to the nearest international airport. volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa without worry about flights because we have a couple of travel partners who provide discount for our volunteers. We compare their offer with the open market and there are a couple of means we are able to secure a volunteer a less expensive flight to Africa. A volunteer can always compare the deals we get with their own findings. But if a volunteer makes own arrangements, we are always happy to help the volunteer anyway needed. And remember anytime and day you can get a cheaper flight arriving, we shall be at the airport abroad to meet and pick the volunteer up. volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
| Airport meet & pick-up upon arrival to volunteer in Africa

Airport Pick-up

when you arrive to volunteer Abroad, to volunteer in Africa, there will be someone waiting at the airport. We will take your luggage and pack them in a car and take you to your accommodation. We have homes abroad at airport cities so in cases where volunteer's baggage may have been left behind, there is no problem staying a day or two to wait and claim your baggage if it happens to you. From the very moment you arrive to volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa, you are our responsibility. So you do not need to spend on hotel accommodation in Africa, because we pick you straight from the airport soon as you arrive to volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa. We will pick you up anytime of the day and any day of the week. Even if you are coming ahead of your time for any purpose, we will meet you at the airport. If you need a hotel accommodation for any reason, we are glad to prearrange a suitable hotel. volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
| local transportation

TRANSPORTATION, Volunteer Abroad, volunteer in Africa

If transportation in project country abroad to and from work and home is required, the cost is taken up by Elghana. Transportation to and from the airport abroad and your host home or any elghana accommodations abroad in the capital upon your arrival or prior to your departure is at Elghana's cost. In Africa and also for a volunteer in Africa, the major means of transportation is via mini buses within cities and towns and via coaches between cities. More information on transportation is provided in the pre-departure documentation and it is important a volunteer read to know the kind of transport means available to the volunteer abroad. volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
| Mobile Phone to call family and friends during your time volunteering in Africa
MOBILE PHONE FOR YOUR USE to Volunteer Abroad, volunteer in Africa
Each volunteer is giving a pay as you go mobile phone service, mobile phones are provided to volunteers upon arrival which should be returned in its good shape upon departure to abroad at the airport. If there is going to be more than one volunteer in a host house, we may choose to provide one mobile phone for the household volunteers. All our projects abroad towns and villages have a mobile phone coverage. A volunteer could go abroad with own phone and we shall provide the volunteer the pay as you go service abroad in the project country, be it volunteer in Ghana, volunteer in Kenya, Volunteer in Uganda or volunteer in Liberia. volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
| Evacuation in times of sickness or emergency

SUPPORT for volunteer when you go abroad, Volunteer Abroad, volunteer in Africa

If you volunteer in Africa, be it volunteer in Ghana, volunteer in Kenya, Volunteer in Uganda or volunteer in Liberia, countries are cut into zones mapped by a radius of between 45minutes to 90minutes drive. Staff are stationed within each zone beside the staff at our regional and country offices abroad, the project supervisors on site of project with the volunteer and the host families abroad a volunteer live with, are all trained to competently execute the vision and services of Elghana to our volunteers and project beneficiaries. In the event of any emergency abroad, a volunteer is guaranteed a staff or partner service provider will reach the volunteer whereever the volunteer is, in not more than 90 minutes. Each volunteer when abroad, has 24hours, all days direct call to our support staff who are able to deal with any situation you might have, be it a trouble at a party, too drunk to find your way home or conflict at home abroad. volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
| Academic Supervision for interns

SUPERVISION ABROAD, Volunteer Abroad, volunteer in Africa

At each project abroad site, there is a supervisor who works directly with the volunteer. Where a volunteer need supervision, or wants someone who can explain something to the volunteer, the supervisor abroad is responsible for this. The supervisor abroad is responsible for releasing any material the volunteer need for the volunteer abroad project that ELghana has provided and helping the volunteer perform better on the project. Their report is vital to our final assesment of your volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa work which is done earliest 10 days after a volunteer's departure. These are kept on our records as a guide in knowing the responses we offer to people who may contact us in the future about the volunteer's work abroad and to help us know who we can recall under full sponsorship if there are needs we must fund. Volunteer Abroad, volunteer in Africa. volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
| Planning accompanying staff on trips to places of interest
SAFARI AND PLACES OF INTEREST ABROAD, Volunteer Abroad, volunteer in Africa
Explore new things and places abroad when you volunteer abroad, and discover fascinating wildlife abroad, discover more of the culture of the people abroad and gain a deeper cultural immersion abroad that makes your trip abroad one of a lifetime. We help a volunteer plan a safari and trip to places of interest abroad. In some occassions, Elghana is able to arrange for the volunteers to join a packaged tour. Elghana provides information on the interesting places and things to do abroad in the pre-departure documentation. And Elghana also helps in reserving hotel accommodation abroad and any booking that should be done in advance if the volunteer wish to take a trip alone. If a volunteer wishes for a staff to escort the volunteer to places of interest abroad or safari abroad, our suport staff team is there for the volunteer. Volunteer Abroad, volunteer in Africa volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
| Airport Drop-off during departure

Airport Drop-Off

When you are done volunteering in Africa on our volunteer abroad program, we take you all the way to the airport, departing only after you commence boarding. If you were working far from the airport city, we pick you to the airport city and host you at least a day before your departure so you do not miss your flight. Regardless of your departure time, we go with you to the airport. So in case there is a problem we can help there and then. In case a flight is cancelled, you are not stranded, we take you home to our accommodation and host you till you can catch your flight from Africa the next time.
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| project materials and schedule arrangements

PROJECT PLACEMENT ABROAD, Volunteer Abroad, volunteer in Africa

If a volunteer application to volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa is accepted, Elghana arranges the volunteer work placement abroad for the volunteer, including needed project materials and supervision so when the volunteer arrives, the volunteer start the project immediately. In making the placements abroad, Elghana places the volunteer in the country choosen, be it volunteer in Ghana, volunteer in Kenya, Volunteer in Uganda, volunteer in Liberia, we consider the current needs of the chosen project abroad and among them, we consider the volunteer's requested areas of placement, skills, needs and special interests. If there are any details the volunteer wishes to discuss directly with the volunteer abroad supervisor, Elghana is able to connect the volunteer to have such discussions directly on phone. So before a volunteer arrives, the volunteer is already into the project abroad. volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
| Orientation

ORIENTATION UPON ARRIVAL TO Volunteer Abroad, volunteer in Africa

When a volunteer arrive to volunteer abroad, volunteer abroad in Africa, there shall be an orientation to brief the volunteer and throw more light on the pre-departure information the volunteer had received earlier before travelling abroad. There shall be an orientation at the work place, on the volunteer's first day, the volunteer shall have a familiarization tour and orientation. Depending on the work the volunteer shall be doing, and the volunteer's current skills and length of stay, orientation periods shall differ. Orientation shall also introduce the volunteer to major issues about the country, shopping, getting around reaching a staff in emmergency, what do do at important times, etc. volunteer abroad, volunteer in africa, as hospital volunteer, nurse volunteer, midwife volunteer, medical volunteer, orphanage volunteer, orphanage work, teach abroad, teaching volunteer, volunteer teacher, wildlife volunteer, who decides to volunteer in Ghana, volunteer in Kenya, Volunteer in Uganda, volunteer in Liberia. volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
| Pre-work training

TRAINING FOR THE VOLUNTEER PROJECT ABROAD, Volunteer Abroad, volunteer in Africa

If your chosen work abroad requires some training before the volunteer can play an active role or work independently, the training is provided when the volunteer arrives to volunteer abroad. The supervisor abroad or a competent person chosen by the supervisor abroad, trains the volunteer. The volunteer is actually trained on the job so in a short time period, the volunteer will have enough experience to make an impact on working un-supervised. volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
| Certificate, Attestation, reference letter and souvenirs

volunteer in Africa Participant Certification

We provide all who volunteer in Africa, a certificate. For those who are seeking academic credits, a qualified academic supervisor will supervise your volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa work and provide a report we send to your college or academic advisor on their guidance. We send that directly to your academic institution or your supervisor.
We also provide reference and testimonials for our volunteers who volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa, and need it to pursue employment, promotion or college application whenever it is requested. There is no limit to time or number of requests you can make. And there are no charges for these services.
Approved as an Official Certifying Organization for the President's Volunteer Service Awards program, participants who are Americans or permanent residents of America volunteering with us will have the volunteering hours counted towards the Presidential recognition award which includes a medal, personalized certificate and congratulatory letter from the President of United States. volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
| Visa Extensions

VISA EXTENSION ABROAD, Volunteer Abroad, volunteer in Africa

If there is the need to extend a volunteer's visa whilst abroad, Elghana sponsors the volunteer's application thus guaranteed to secure extension when the volunteer needs it. If a volunteer signed up for a stay period beyond the visa period offered the volunteer to volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa, Elghana shall arrange for the extension when it is due but the volunteer shall pay for the extension fee if you volunteer in Ghana, volunteer in Kenya, Volunteer in Uganda, volunteer in Liberia. volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
| Local language lessons
THE LOCAL LANGUAGE PACK to volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa
We provide both documents and audio formats of phrases and words commonly used in daily intereactions of local people so as to help a volunteer meet people who cannot speak english half-way in communication. it helps a volunteer who volunteer abroad, volunteer in africa, as hospital volunteer, nurse volunteer, midwife volunteer, medical volunteer, orphanage volunteer, orphanage work, teach abroad, teaching volunteer, volunteer teacher, wildlife volunteer, who decides to volunteer in Ghana, volunteer in Kenya, Volunteer in Uganda, volunteer in Liberia to learn a few of them, a volunteer can become a darling to many people if the volunteer can utter some few local syllabus to their dismay. so why don't a volunteer take the chance to learn something before arriving. The local language catalogue come inclusive to the package we offer you, no additional fee. volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa. volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
| Cultural Immersion programs

African Cultural Immersion

This is one reason behind our option of host family stay accommodation abroad if you volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa. We have trained host families in Africa who integrate the volunteer into their family and the community, volunteer will attend social events like traditional weddings, birthday parties, visiting other family and friends abroad, etc. They help you learn most of the common phrases quickly and explain to you most of the new things you will see abroad each day. Just ask them. We organize activities like drumming and dancing, language lessons in the volunteers house accommodation and the guest house accommodation to help keep the cultural immersion aspect of the program in our work. We choose communities abroad which are notably hospitable and rich in culture. volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa, hospital volunteer, nurse volunteer, midwife volunteer, medical volunteer, orphanage volunteer, orphanage work, teach abroad, teaching volunteer, volunteer teacher, wildlife volunteer, volunteer in Ghana, volunteer in Kenya, Volunteer in Uganda, volunteer in Liberia, in all our projects and places, a volunteer will have cultural immersion as part of the program. volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
| Pre-departure documents and support

Pre Departure Documentation, Volunteer Abroad, volunteer in Africa

Inclusive in each volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa pre-departure document are; Country overview, How to make the most of the volunteer placement, Vaccinations required before the volunteer travel, Packing for volunteer abroad trip, Staying in touch with family and friends whilst abroad, Food and drinks, Abroad transportation information, Climate, Safety measures, Money and Budgeting for volunteer's trip, Applying for visa, Planning a Safari and places to visit abroad, useful websites and information resources for volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa. Commonly used local language phrases and their meanings and more.
Remember a volunteer can talk to Elghana at no cost to the volunteer so if any questions about volunteer abroad, volunteer in Africa, volunteer in Ghana, volunteer in Kenya, Volunteer in Uganda or volunteer in Liberia, call Toll-Free. volunteer in Africa with us, choose one of our volunteer opportunities in Africa or mission trips to Africa and reserve your spot to volunteer abroad in Africa with us.
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Volunteer in Africa with us, make a choice to be involved in a meaningful program, give us the honor of serving and supporting you throughout the process at the most meaningful cost. Read our former volunteers' testimonials and compare us to others and you will have many more reasons why you should choose us.