Humanitarian Trips Volunteer Abroad Organization Expands Program Services Throughout Africa Abroadervieworg

Released on: July 8, 2008, 6:27 pm

Press Release Author: A Broader View Volunteers Corp

Industry: Non Profit

Press Release Summary: A Broader View Volunteers, a leading volunteer abroad
provider has expanded services within Africa including locations in Kenya, Malawi,
Zambia, and South Africa, as well as Uganda, Ghana, Tanzania and Cameroon. Projects
focus on orphans, HIV/Aids prevention, community development, woman's support and
health care.

Press Release Body: Wyncote, PA - July 07, 2008 - A Broader View Volunteers, a
leader in operating international volunteer abroad services is expanding their
program locations in Africa. Africa is one of the provider\'s most requested
locations, with orphanage volunteering programs topping the list. Due to
overwhelming volunteer response, ABV has recently completed expansion in the number
of programs it offers its clients in Africa. Project locations include Kenya,
Malawi, Zambia, and South Africa, as well as Uganda, Ghana, Tanzania and Cameroon.

A Broader View Volunteer Corp makes volunteering abroad possible for people with
limited time. They provide their participants the opportunity to immerse themselves
in a new culture while making a real difference in people's lives. Programs range
from 1 to 24 weeks. A Broader View Volunteer programs are open to people of all ages
and backgrounds. Volunteers are given customized placements based on their skills
and interests, and work side-by-side with local people on community-led initiatives.
Volunteers work with infants and disadvantaged children, teenagers, adults, the
elderly, and people with special needs like HIV/AIDS or mental or physical
disabilities, with environmental and conservation and animal welfare causes.

"Many people are searching for a way to really make a difference," says Sarah
Comitale, Executive Director of ABV. "We give people the change to discover that
volunteering overseas is no longer just a dream, but something they can actually

"My experience was everything I wanted and more. I wish I could have stayed in
Uganda longer" says Nicole Russo, a recent volunteer in Kampala. "The school I
taught at was truly wonderful, my host family was absolutely fantastic, and beyond
welcoming. Thank you so much A Broader View staff."

An A Broader View program includes orientation with in-country expert staff.
Participants are provided room and board with a local host family and given project
support and briefing which provides insight into the culture and community where
they volunteer. Volunteers pay their own airfare and a U.S. tax-deductible program
fee to A Broader View Volunteers to cover all in-country expenses.

For more information about A Broader View Volunteers contact:
ABV Volunteers, 1001 Dell Lane, Wyncote, PA 19095
Tel: (215) 780-1845 Fax: (215) 887-0915 Email:

Web Site:

Contact Details: 1001 dell lane
wyncote, Pa 19095
Phone: 2157801845
Fax: 2158870915

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