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Volunteer stories

Considering joining us as a volunteer, but want to know more? Some of our previous volunteers have shared their experiences below.

Helena in the Azafady office

Helena was a volunteer on our conservation programme, before returning to SEED Madagascar in London for a week in the office.

Helena's story
Beth being herself

A Pioneer volunteer, Beth helped to build a primary school, and is now helping to raise funds for another!

Beth's story
Valerie during a lesson

Valerie spent three months with us as a volunteer English Teacher in Madagascar, and really enjoyed her time here.

Valerie's story

Isabella volunteered in the London office to gain experience in International Development, and is now studying for a masters!

Isabella's story


Hannah spent ten months in Fort Dauphin working as a Project Development Intern.

Hannah's story

Jo Coxall

Jo worked for SEED Madagascar for two years, initially as a Project development Intern and later as a Project Development Specialist.

Jo's story

Jon with Azafady colleague

Jon worked as a Livelihoods Advisor and Capacity Builder for SEED Madagascar for eighteen months.

Jon's story

Samm with Azafady colleagues

Samm worked as a Project Development Intern and Head of Project Development for five years.

Samm's story

Kate Austen

Kate worked as a Project Development Intern for a year.

Kate's story

Rachel with Azafady team

Rachel worked as an Assistant to the Director of Programmes and Operations.

Rachel's story

Nick in China

Nick spent a year at SEED Madagascar, working as a Project Development Intern (later Project Specialist) on education and environment projects.

Nick's story

Sue Grieg

Sue worked as a Community Health specialist for 6 weeks.

Sue's story

Gemma with Azafady colleagues

Gemma worked as a Sainte Luce Research Assistant / Livelihoods Advisor for two years.

Gemma's story

Laura with friends by a lake

Laura worked as an Assistant to the Director of Programmes and Operations.

Laura's story