Voluntary work is one of the most rewarding things to do while travelling on your gap year. But there are literally hundreds of options, so finding that perfect project can be difficult. The aim of this volunteering database is to present all of your options in a way which is helpful and easily accessible. The section is subdivided into the most popular categories, such as animal volunteering, care work, teaching and conservation, while also allowing you to browse all of the volunteer opportunities by country. Use the bar to the left to navigate and find the perfect placement for you.
Beautiful Borneo is one of earth’s last true wildernesses. Over 100,000 species of plants and animals live within its lush rainforest, which is the oldest on earth!
Join a mounted anti-poaching patrol and help in the preservation of predators and rhinos
Take full advantage of your gap year experience by spending half the year volunteering in Peru and half the year in Brazil, while supporting 2 fantastic NGOs and the local communities!
The Chipangali Wildlife Orphanage is a sanctuary for a wide range of wildlife species, run by dedicated conservationists and with the help of enthusiastic international volunteers.
Fiji also has impoverished rural populations who as yet have not been able to capitalise on the booming tourist trade in the country. Your teaching can help them have a brighter future.
Volunteer teaching opportunities in Moshi, Tanzania. Get the chance to volunteer in the foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro. Climb the mountain or safari in the Serengeti.
Help improve the lives of the local community by providing primary healthcare. This exciting programme will show you the reality of working as a medical professional in a developing country
Join our team in the ‘Adventure Capital’ of Africa - Victoria Falls - and bring hope and health support to a community where medical resources are limited.
Combine a law internship in Arusha, the safari capital of Tanzania, with conservation and community projects on the stunning Indian Ocean Coast. Finished off with a trip to Zanzibar Island.
Come and swim in the crystal clear waters off the coast of Tanzania and see the spectacular wildlife it holds while working towards conserving their incredible habitat.