Volunteering with children and the community abroad is a popular travel option for people who want to experience a life changing opportunity to help develop underprivileged children's skills and equip them for a brighter future in further education. Whether you choose to volunteer with children in Africa, Asia, or South America, we offer volunteer work with communities in countries all over the world, you're sure to find the volunteer project in a country that suits you!
Community volunteering projects
Real Gap Experience has a huge number of community volunteering projects that span the globe.
With a wide range of worthwhile community projects on offer you will definitley find the right trip for you. For more information just give our travel advisers a call or why not download a copy of our latest brochure...
Get stuck in and volunteer in a school in the stunning Yasawa Islands, Fiji. As a volunteer on this rewarding project you'll be supporting the students inside and outside of the classroom, teaching extracurricular activities, playing sports and games and preparing teaching resources.
Become a teaching volunteer in Kerala and work with inspiring women and children for a truly unique and rewarding experience.
In Costa Rica, ecotourism is a growing and fundamental part of the country's economy. Many people in Costa Rica illegally keep wild animals as pets, such as parrots & reptiles. The main objective of the Animal Rescue Centre is to take care of wild animals that have been kept captive, making sure they recover in a safe environment, and eventually taking them back to their natural habitat.
Become a valuable member of the local community as a volunteer English teacher in beautiful Costa Rica.
If you've ever wanted to step out of the 'normal holiday' and do something more worthwhile with your time, our community development programme in Goa is the project for you. Whilst you're away, we'll introduce you to friendly locals and their culture and in turn, have a fantastic volunteering experience.