Community

Vietnam Childcare Volunteers

Want to make a difference by working with children abroad? Head to the buzzin' Vietnam to the heart of Ho ...

Nepal Monastery Teaching Volunteers

Make a real contribution to the lives of Buddhist monks and immerse yourself in the culture by volunteering and living ...

Brazil Community Development in Rio

Understand life in the favelas of Rio by looking after children and providing a lifeline to parents who need to ...

Sri Lanka Elephant and Community Volunteers

Sri Lanka Elephant and Community Volunteers

This project was started because the owners of the elephants there could no longer look after them. It aims to ...

Zimbabwe Lion Rehabilitation - Victoria Falls

This programme of lion rehabilitation is a combination of two project areas; working on our lion breeding and rehabilitation programme ...

Costa Rica Care For Vulnerable Children

In Costa Rica a number of homes and care centres have been set up to care for the children who ...

Costa Rica Animal Rescue

In Costa Rica, ecotourism is a growing and fundamental part of the country's economy. Many people in Costa Rica illegally ...

South Africa Literacy Volunteers

This project presents a great opportunity to experience the real South Africa in a small community near Cape Town, as ...

South Africa Sports Volunteers

Volunteering on our South Africa Sports Volunteers project, you will be assisting with sports activities at a school in the ...

South Africa Child Development Volunteers

This is one our most rewarding South Africa volunteer programmes which gives you the opportunity to really make a difference ...

South Africa Children's Hospital Volunteers

You will be Volunteering in South Africa, spending time enriching the lives of patients in a hospital dedicated to sick ...

Thailand Community and Elephant Volunteers

This programme offers you the opportunity to become part of the local Thai community and gain a true understanding of ...

Zambia Building, Community & Wildlife Experience

On our 'Zambia Building, Community and Wildlife Experience', you'll be getting stuck in to community life from the start! Get ...

Kruger to Coast Volunteer Adventure

This is a real Southern Africa adventure! Safari! Swim! Five days and a million memories in one of the continent’s ...

Ecuador Amazon Teaching Volunteers

This programmes offers a fantastic and unique opportunity for you to help teach English to children in rural schools to ...

Tanzania Community Volunteers

Becoming a community volunteer in Tanzania is a fantastic opportunity to give something back to the local communities near Dar ...

Malawi Sports and Community

Malawi is one of the world’s poorest countries, with over half of the population living below the poverty line and ...

Malawi Medical Volunteers

Be a medical volunteer abroad in one of Africa’s most beautiful but deprived countries. Spend your time volunteering in many ...

India Himalaya Volunteer and Adventure

Based in a beautiful region of northern India, this Himalaya volunteer and India adventure program is an excellent choice if ...

South Africa Surf and Community Volunteers

Learn how to surf and then teach some fantastic children ensuring they are safe and following the instructions. You'll experience the ...

Medical Elective in Namibia

Experience/ Qualifications required: Must be already qualified in this field or at university studying medicine or similar. Nationalities: This programme is ...

Thailand Building Volunteers

Volunteer on your gap year in Thailand

Help with a number of worthwhile renovation and building programmes including the development of a new educational centre, renovation of ...

South Africa Schools and Development

South Africa Schools and Development

Teaching in South Africa at this project involves various aspects of community work and development initiatives that will provide you ...

India Goa Volunteer and Adventure

Spending time on this option is a great way to sample the essence of India all in one go. You’ll ...

India Goa Community Volunteers

Ever wanted to take a short break doing something worthwhile? Community development in India introduces you to friendly locals and ...

Ghana Childcare Volunteers

An exciting and thoroughly rewarding experience awaits you when you decide to become a childcare volunteer in Ghana. Like many ...

Peru Youth Outreach Volunteers

Become a Peru volunteer and get involved in some amazing community volunteer projects, helping to take care of some of ...

Malawi Teaching Volunteers

Teach in Malawi and prepare to be creative, imaginative and flexible as you work with large groups of eager pupils. ...

Nepal Community Volunteers

Choose to volunteer in Nepaland there area variety of volunteer projects you can get involved in. Make a real contribution ...

Ghana Teaching Volunteers

Get a real sense of achievement and become a teaching volunteer in Ghana. Many schools in Ghana are hugely underfunded ...

Sri Lanka Sea Turtle and Community Volunteers

Make sure you don't miss this stunning island on any visit to Asia! Working on this project will enable you ...

Peru Support For Disabled Children

One of the Peru volunteer opportunities available to you, is this massively rewarding project that involves helping wash, feed and ...

Fiji Sustainable Communities

Get involved and become part of the local community by volunteering in villages in the stunning Yasawa Islands on this ...

Bali Building and Renovation Volunteers

Pull your sleeves up Real Gapper, it's time to get stuck in! Make a difference to a Balinese community and ...

Koh Samui Childcare Volunteers

The classic beach life dream... we've all had it, and we all WANT it. Guess what Real Gapper? This is ...

South Africa Big 5 Wildlife and Community

South Africa Big 5 Wildlife and Community

Get involved with this exciting wildlife conservation programme on a real Big 5 reserve in a stunning part of South ...

Community

Being a volunteer abroad in a community project lets you see the world and experience the true culture of the country you visit, as well as meeting dedicated people who live their inspiration. 

You can help within a community through education, conservation, caring for children and community development work.

Community volunteering projects
Real Gap has a huge number of community volunteering projects that span the globe. For example, combining development work in Swaziland with travel along the stunning Wild Coast and Garden Route to Cape Town in South Africa, and providing vital support in Brazil’s Rio de Janeiro.
 

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...

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Sri Lanka Sea Turtle and Community Volunteers

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Sri Lanka Sea Turtle and Community Volunteers

Make sure you don't miss this stunning island on any visit to Asia! Working on this project will enable you to help conserve and protect turtles in Sri Lanka and give them a better chance of survival.

Minimum 2 weeks From $1,064 (was $1,119)
Peru Support For Disabled Children

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Peru Support For Disabled Children

One of the Peru volunteer opportunities available to you, is this massively rewarding project that involves helping wash, feed and look after children with mental and physical disabilities, and, if you wish, getting involved in their lessons. Great whether you have care experience or just want to make them smile.

Koh Samui Childcare Volunteers

Koh Samui Childcare Volunteers

The classic beach life dream... we've all had it, and we all WANT it. Guess what Real Gapper? This is that, for real! On this awesome project you can make the dream a reality - you’ll be helping to look after and teach English to pre-school children between the age to 2-5 years old. Even better news, the accommodation is a 2 minute walk from the beach!

Minimum 1 week From $864 (was $959)
South Africa Big 5 Wildlife and Community

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South Africa Big 5 Wildlife and Community

Get involved with this exciting wildlife conservation programme on a real Big 5 reserve in a stunning part of South Africa; near Port Elizabeth on the world famous Garden Route.

Minimum 2 weeks From $1,152 (was $1,439)
Bali Building and Renovation Volunteers

Bali Building and Renovation Volunteers

Pull your sleeves up Real Gapper, it's time to get stuck in! Make a difference to a Balinese community and support local families and children by improving their living conditions. The project involves hard physical and manual labour, so please be prepared to work hard! 

Minimum 14 days From $816 (was $959)
Fiji Sustainable Communities

Fiji Sustainable Communities

Get involved and become part of the local community by volunteering in villages in the stunning Yasawa Islands on this hands-on project. As a volunteer you'll play a major role in improving the lives of the locals with activities such as repairing and renovating classrooms, assisting in the construction of computer labs and library shelving and constructing and repairing water tanks.

Minimum 9 days From $1,064 (was $1,119)
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