Community Service Gap Programs in Africa
You can explore Africa during a gap year or semester and do good at the same time. These gap programs offer the opportunity to do community service in Africa that includes teaching English or other subjects, coaching sports, protecting wildlife, working on community development or sustainability projects, working with children, training farmers or participating in faith-based initiatives. Countries include Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda, South Africa, Madagascar and Kenya, among others. You can spend a few weeks or several months volunteering in Africa and exploring new cultures.