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Why volunteer abroad in Africa when you can volunteer at home

telling why our projects are worth it for you and the people we serve.

Rightfully asked why volunteer abroad in Africa when you can do so at home? This elephant’s article tells why our projects are worth it for you and the people we serve.

Making a decision to volunteer in Africa, many reasonably ask the question,

why volunteer abroad in Africa when you can volunteer here

, while there are people here who need help? This article addresses a few reasons why you should volunteer in Africa. It is a fact there are challenges and needs in every country. And volunteering is one of the heroic sacrifices that bring about the needed change. Volunteers improve bad situation. It is a fact that it costs more to travel abroad to volunteer in Africa. We support and encourage that people volunteer and support local charities and programs.

Experiencing a volunteer work abroad is more about what you get as it is about what you give. Volunteering in Africa is an experience so amazing, life touching, transforming and mind-blowing, it last a lifetime.

Volunteering with us in Africa is way more critical for the people we serve, and an awesome experience that offers you the volunteer a lot in return for your volunteered time and resources. And we tell you why with these few details;

 

Why volunteer abroad in Africa? Your volunteered time and resource make much greater difference in the lives of the people you will be helping. Unlike the needy in developed countries, there are no living support or assistance program for those in Africa we serve. You are all they will get, and because they do not get any help and are not expecting it, your help is a second chance in life for them. Volunteering in Africa on worthy programs like ours are very significant investments in the life of these people and they cherish and cease this opportunity with all their strength. They do not hold an expectation of another help to come tomorrow, they do not hold any mind of entitlement from the government or anybody. This is a big difference between these people we serve and the people in developed nations who are equally in need.

 

A group of volunteers handling the sharing of shoes and clothing for children of a poor village in Africa

A group of volunteers handling the sharing of shoes and clothing for children of a poor village in Africa

Why volunteer abroad in Africa? The cost of living comparatively means a little resource or money can do much more for the needy people in poor countries. For instance, what a poor person in a developed country will need for food a day is what a poor FAMILY in places we volunteer in Africa will need for a week’s food.

 

Why volunteer abroad in Africa? This volunteer in Africa website has shared stories of past volunteers. They say it is an experience you will cherish a lifetime, new culture, the sightseeing, wildlife and to experience the people’s appreciation for what you are able to do through our volunteering program for them is so touching and deeply satisfying. When you see what people deal with daily, you will appreciate what you have in a different perspective and realize opportunities you have not. It can be a great boost for your personal, career or academic life.

 

Why volunteer abroad in Africa? It is not just about giving, it is not all work. Enjoy some adventure. See some famous animals in the wild, experience places of interest, learn a new language, new dance, additional skills, discover more of your potentials and make new friends from different countries and cities.

 

A volunteer helping a girl read to the class. We provide these books to improve literacy among children in poor villages in Africa

A volunteer helping a girl read to the class. We provide these books to improve literacy among children in poor villages in Africa

Why volunteer work abroad in Africa? Additional details on gaining new hands on experience, getting to know new things, helping fight global poverty, promoting global peace and unity, etc. be read further from our pages.

 

We hope we have inspired you to do this now. Choose right, choose us, help us make a difference and keep serving by volunteering with us. Look at some of our volunteer in Africa programs and Please get involved.

Posted on December 4th, 2015