Volunteer for 90 days in Africa – Run for Child Poverty

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General info

Run for Africa – We are looking for a videographer/photographer and a physio/sports masseuse to join our support team on a 2500 Mile run Across Africa. We set off on the 15th of January 2020 going through Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia, and Namibia.

Primary roles will be:
  • Videographer – To capture footage of the trip and help us reach our supporters with powerful clips.
  • Physio – To support our runner.
Secondary roles:
  • Help to set up camp and take turns preparing food.

If this sounds like a volunteer role for you get in touch with us today.

What type of host are you?
  • Organization/NGO
What are you looking for help with?
What’s the mission of your community?

Relief and prevention of extreme child poverty by supporting small projects with the resources and expertise to grow so that more children can be saved off the streets and given access to education.

How many volunteers could you host?

A couple of volunteers

When would you need volunteers?


How many hours of help per day?

4-5 hours of help per day

How many days of help per week?

6 days per week – 1 day off

Note about the volunteer work and other expectations

We will be wild camping throughout Africa and at times it will be challenging for everyone involved don’t underestimate the size of the challenge. The rewards will be worth it as you will get to see a lot of Africa and see the spirit of the place whilst helping towards saving children from extreme adversity.

Are accommodation and food included?

Yes, we offer food and accommodation

What type of accommodation can you provide?


Diet – nutrition information

A basic diet of rice, beans, and fish – there will be lots of fruits and vegetables and snacks.

Fees transparency

The only fees you have to pay is your flights and spending money, – food and accommodation is covered.

VISA – could you provide Visa support/info/invitation letters?

Yes, we can help with Visa/invitation letters

Volunteers’ benefits:

Massive culture experience of Africa, wildlife. We will be saving children from extreme adversities.

What to do in the free time

As we will be travelling through many countries in the spare time we can engage with the locals and learn about the culture. We would recommend bringing some good books and a journal to document your journey.




Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia and Namibia we will run from East to West Africa

Is there internet access?


“Paying guests” Option. Could you accommodate “solidarity” tourists?

Maybe. This needs to be discussed via e-mail


Runforchildpoverty website
Hostname: Runforchildpoverty.com


Host Email: events@runforchildpoverty.com

Author: Voluntouring staff

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