Volunteer Abroad in Nigeria – United Planet – 6 or 12 Months|
United Planet's Quests offer volunteers the opportunity to learn, teach, work, engage and immerse themselves in a culture outside their comfort zone. Ages 18 and up are invited to enroll. Live in Nigeria for 6 or 12 months and volunteer working with children from disadvantaged backgrounds, assisting with fundraising, developing activities, and more! Volunteers live with a local host family, participate in cultural activities and excursions, and receive 24/7 support – a true immersion experience that allows you to build relationships that last a lifetime.
Dates: Quests depart in January or August.
Cost: Varies with duration of your stay. . Please
visit our website for details.
Contact: United Planet, 11 Arlington St, Boston MA 02116, USA.
SCI (Service Civil International)
SCI is an exchange organization that sends volunteers on 2-3 week international work projects and long term 3-12 month opportunities in over 50 countries, including Nigeria. For all overseas camps the fee is US$235. Workcamps include shared accommodations, group self-cooked meals and basic health/accident insurance, without additional cost, unless otherwise noted in the camp description. SCI promotes voluntary service to impact social, environmental and humanitarian issues.
Visit: www.sci.ngo for an application.
Volunteers for Peace
VFP offers over 3000 projects in more than 90 countries every year, including Nigeria! Project cost starts at $500, which includes food and accommodation. Types of project include construction, environmental, agricultural, social, work with kids, renovation, art & culture and more! Since 1982, VFP has exchanged over 31,000 volunteers worldwide. Start planning your volunteer adventure or learn how to get involved at VFP.org!
Contact: 7 Kilburn St. STE 316, Burlington, VT 05401; tel. 1 (802) 540-3060; email@example.com, vfp.org