Despite a wealth of valuable copper reserves, Zambia has been unable to escape the trap of poverty. This country has an amazing amount to offer - help unlock this potential with one of the following:
http://www.volunteerzambia.com/ - Offers quality volunteer programs in Education, Wildlife and Community Building.
The Butterfly Tree Charity
http://www.thebutterflytree.org.uk/ - Assists rural communities, provides improved education, feeding programs, safe water, health care and an orphan sponsorship program.
New Horizan Orphanage
http://www.nho.kabissa.org/ - Works for underprivileged girls living in the compounds and streets of Lusaka, Zambia's capital.
Rescue Mission Zambia
http://www.rmz.interconnection.org/ - A youth-initiated, -led and -oriented organisation that works to empower children and youth, especially those in rural areas or disadvantaged youth in urban areas.
Elephant Pepper Development Trust
http://www.elephantpepper.org/ - Promotes the livelihood of farmers through training and development of agricultural techniques which promote elephant conservation.