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Volunteer Abroad In Gambia With Go Volunteer Africa

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ORGANIZATION: Idealist.org

Recruiting Organization: Go Volunteer Africa

Welcome to Gambia (West Africa)! Volunteer abroad in Gambia with Go Volunteer Africa. Go Volunteer Africa is the leading and largest volunteer travel organization on the African continent!

Go Volunteer Africa is an award-winning volunteer travel operator. Go Volunteer Africa provides sustainable and ethical volunteer projects, and exciting adventure holidays in Africa. Go Volunteer Africa is number one provider of affordable and meaningful volunteer travel programs in Africa.

At Go Volunteer Africa, we make volunteering simple, possible, cost-effective, safe and sustainable for people who travel to do good.

ABOUT GAMBIA | VOLUNTEER FAST FACTS

The Gambia is a small West African country, bounded by Senegal, with a narrow Atlantic coastline. It's known for its diverse ecosystems around the central Gambia River. Abundant wildlife in its Kiang West National Park and Bao Bolong Wetland Reserve includes monkeys, leopards, hippos, hyenas and rare birds. The capital, Banjul, and nearby Serrekunda offer access to beaches.

GAMBIA VOLUNTEER WORK | GAMBIA VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES | GAMBIA VOLUNTEER PROJECTS

There are volunteer work placements available in both urban and rural Gambia. Our volunteer work placements in Gambia include:

1. CAREGIVING

• Orphanage Work

• Caring for AIDS Orphans

• Working with Street Children

• Caring for the Elderly

• Caring for the Disabled

2. COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

• Developing Business Plans

• Developing Library Facilities

• Women’s Empowerment

• Sharing Your Skills

3. HEALTHCARE

• Medical Placement

• Assisting Health Professionals

• Helping in a Rural Health Post

• Medical electives

• Dental electives

4. HIV/AIDS WORK

• HIV/AIDS Testing

• HIV/AIDS Counselling

• Awareness Campaigns

• Caring for the HIV Infected

• Conducting HIV lessons

5. TEACHING

• Teaching Children

• Tutoring Help

• Teaching English or Computer Skills

• Teaching Arts, Music/Dance

• Sports Education

• Special Education

6. OTHERS

• Micro-Finance Projects

• Business Coaching

• Environmental Work

• Wildlife or Animal Work

• Journalism or Photography Work

• Construction Work

• Agriculture Work

• Tourism Work

Go Volunteer Africa combines community service, cultural exchange, language immersion, and adventure- which creates an unforgettable experience, friends for a lifetime, lessons in leadership, and impactful change!

Go Volunteer Africa is a social enterprise that provides responsible and experiential travel through volunteer travel programs. Our volunteer opportunities are for those who want personalized and our well-serviced volunteering programs in developing communities in Africa.

We specialize in Africa volunteering travel, because this is where we have deep roots and the most ground expertise, local knowledge and professional networks to provide truly authentic volunteering programs that serve the needs of our communities, while delivering incredibly gratifying experiences for our volunteers.

All of our programs be it teaching children, empowering women, renovating schools, supporting refugees, sports coaching or volunteering in a local hospital or marine and wildlife conservation, are handpicked to meet this dual objective.

START & END DATES: Flexible Dates All Year Round

PROGRAMS SUITABLE FOR: Solo Travelers, Family, Students, Seniors & Groups

OPERATIONAL OFFICES: Go Volunteer Africa has two operational offices in Kenya and Uganda. From these bases, we operate, run and coordinate activities and programs across the African continent.

CALL | WHATSAPP| VIBER| TELEGRAM | IMO |SIGNAL: +254-796-786292

EMAIL: info (AT) govolunteerafrica.org

APPLICATION PROCESS:

The application process is not complicated and volunteers do not need to apply far in advance. Go Volunteer Africa gives you all the support you’ll need to take the hassle out of arranging your volunteer work adventure in Africa.

Thinking about volunteering & travel in Africa -? Visit: www.govolunteerafrica.org

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Garba Jahumpa RoadSerrekunda, BJL 91763Gambia

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