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Featured Volunteer Projects

Volunteering in South Africa is a life changing experience, and one that many volunteers return to again and again. We work hard to bring you the best range of ethical volunteer projects in South Africa, and our Price Guarantee ensures you can't get better value for money.

Learn more about this month's featured projects here, or click below to check out our full range of volunteer projects, and the exciting courses and tours that you can add to your South African adventure.

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St George's Home for Girls

St George's Home for Girls

Inspire young minds through mentoring, play and homework support at this very special home for girls near Cape Town.

Vervet Monkey Rehabilitation

Vervet Monkey Rehabilitation

Help to rehabilitate over 500 orphaned, injured and abused vervet monkeys at a world leading primate sanctuary in South Africa.

African Penguin and Seabird Rehabilitation - Homestay

African Penguin and Seabird Rehabilitation - Homestay

Help to rehabilitate endangered African Penguins and other marine bird species at the SANCCOB rehab centre near Cape Town. This option includes homestay accommodation and all your meals.

Big Cat Sanctuary

Big Cat Sanctuary

Ethical volunteering with lions, tigers and leopard at an environmentally friendly sanctuary for captive bred predators.

Elephant and Rhino Monitoring Project

Elephant and Rhino Monitoring Project

Join a dedicated team of conservationists for a rich African wildlife experience, focusing on monitoring Elephants and Rhino in the Greater Kruger National Park.

Fikelela Children's Home

Fikelela Children's Home

Join this vibrant, hands-on project where you will be playing with the children, reading them stories, assisting qualified teachers twice a week in afternoon programmes, helping with food preparation, child care and lots of other tasks at a beautiful children's home near Cape Town.