Inspiring communities and young people around the world to create lasting change

We believe that when local communities and young people work side by side to create positive change, it empowers them. And it’s the energy and motivation of empowered people that creates lasting change.

Volunteer with Raleigh

Raleigh Expedition brings young people together from all over the world to impact change for the communities you will work with, environmental change, and change in yourself. You’ll build memories and develop leadership and teamwork skills to apply to your future career and personal life.

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The impact we make

Together with young people, across five countries, we helped change the lives of more than 50,000 people in 2017.

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3,795

young people from 34 countries took part in Raleigh’s programmes

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44,000

people in 64 communities were impacted by our WASH (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene) programme

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1,500

young entrepreneurs built the skills they need to succeed

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300,000

trees were planted by local young people

“I’ve got a lot more independence and I’ve got my own story now from my gap year. ”

Read their story