Affordable and structured volunteer programmes

The Mighty Roar provide structured, safe and affordable volunteer abroad programmes to make a positive impact in the conservation, research and protection of some of the worlds amazing animals along with helping in the local communities. Our volunteer opportunities allow you to explore some of the most beautiful and immersive destinations around the globe, while our UK and in-country support provides peace of mind and reassurance.

Useful Information

Be Apart Of Something Special

Last Year We Achieved

Some Amazing Results

2,601 animals rehabilitated & released


20,755 sea turtles successfully hatched


1,550 children have benefited from education


$425,701 has been donated to our local projects


55,850 hours of help provided by volunteers


You're Not Alone

Meet Like Minded Volunteers

Experience Something New

92% of volunteers travel by themselves


84% of volunteers are female


Perfect way to make new lifelong friends


Explore exciting destinations as a group


Meet everyone in our Facebook groups


Why The Mighty Roar?

Rated 5/5 By Volunteers

A Friendly & Personal Service

Affordable and transparent fees


Responsible and sustainable projects


Ethical wildlife programmes


100% financial protection


24/7 emergency support


Our Most Popular Programmes

Sri Lanka Sea Turtle Conservation

Help to protect and conserve endangered sea turtles by volunteering at this incredible hatchery located on the beautiful west coast of Sri Lanka. Get involved with the daily operations within the sanctuary and take pride in the positive impact your volunteering work is having.
1-24 Weeks
5+

Bali Childcare Volunteers

Want to do something amazing on your next trip abroad? Come and help at our day care centre, where you will be welcomed with open arms by the children and community. They will be sure to fill your life with laughter and unconditional love! A hugely rewarding experience.
1-24 Weeks
5+

South Africa Amakhala Big 5 Conservation

Do you want to experience and explore Africa and all of its inhabitants? Well Amakhala will not disappoint! Assist behind the scenes on various on-going conservation and community projects and meet the famous Big Five along with a vast array of other wildlife.
1-12 Weeks
12+

Sri Lanka Medical Experience

Gain invaluable experience assisting in a busy hospital in Sri Lanka, where you will get up close clinical exposure. This unique experience will open your eyes to the world of medicine in Sri Lanka and offers you the chance to gain vital international work experience.
1-12 Weeks
17+

Namibia Wildlife Sanctuary

Get up close and personal to incredible animals, such as cheetahs, leopards, lions, baboons and so much more! The Namibia Wildlife Sanctuary is situated on a 3,200-hectare reserve near Windhoek and offers a safe refuge for an ever-growing abundance of orphaned, injured and abandoned animals.
2-12 Weeks
12+

Ghana Childcare Volunteers

Are you ready to take on a new experience where you can explore the real Africa, make lots of new friends and make a real difference to the lives of young underprivileged children? Your time and effort at our day care centre is vital and you will provide an important contribution to the children’s daily lives.
1-24 Weeks
12+

Bali Marine Conservation

We urgently need support from volunteers from around the world to help restore and protect the coral reef in picturesque Tianyar. What once was a highly bio-diverse and healthy 3-kilometre reef, it is now in a poor condition due to many years of unsustainable fishing practices and from pollution.
1-24 Weeks
5+

Zimbabwe Elephant & Rhino Sanctuary

Get up close with our rhinos and elephant herd where you will be involved in valuable conservation work that will help towards securing the futures of these endangered species. This hands-on diverse experience will see you studying and learning about the animals behaviour, undertaking anti poaching patrols and lots more!
1-8 Weeks
5+

Latest From The Blog

The Sad Truth Behind Volunteering With Elephants In Sri Lanka

Everyday we get questions about our award-winning Sri Lanka Wild Elephant Conservation programme and it gets compared to many other apparently similar projects offered by other organisations in the United Kingdom. We thought that we would write some information to clear up some misconceptions about elephant programmes in Sri Lanka and to hopefully educate you and to put a stop to the animal cruelty that goes

Latest Reviews

Peter

South Africa Primate Sanctuary & Monkey Rescue

Spent an incredible two weeks at the monkey rescue sanctuary in South Africa. I was able to get involved in everything the sanctuary done, and I believed my time spent here made a real difference to the monkeys. Before I left for South Africa I was given lots of information that prepared me for literally everything! If I had any questions then the UK team were very quick to reply and were very helpful. From the start to the finish my volunteering experience with The Mighty Roar was very good.
Sharon

Sri Lanka Wild Elephant Conservation

I recently returned from 4 weeks volunteering in Sri Lanka on the elephant conservation programme. I cannot praise enough the efforts of the local team. I loved everyday here and did not want to leave! This genuine programme is different to most out there! There are not hundreds of tourists all fighting to take photos, its literally you and the wildlife and every now and again a few locals walking to the next village. I learnt so much about the difficulties facing the elephants and other animals in the area and why it is now so important to put measures