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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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Cape Town Children's Hospital - Play Programme

Cape Town Children's Hospital - Play Programme

Assist the Friends Of the Children's Hospital Association with a rewarding Play Programme based at Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital in Cape Town and help these special youngsters get back on their feet.

Big Cat Sanctuary

Big Cat Sanctuary

Join a dedicated team at this environmentally friendly sanctuary for captive bred predators which include lions, tigers and leopards.

Nazareth House - Caring for Children and the Elderly

Nazareth House - Caring for Children and the Elderly

Assist the Nazareth House team in Cape Town to provide residential care to abandoned and neglected children, as well as the elderly.

Great White Sharks & Marine Conservation

Great White Sharks & Marine Conservation

Work closely with a team of shark-specialist marine biologists, enjoy shark cage diving, and experience a wide range of South African marine wildlife.

Reptile Conservation & Education

Reptile Conservation & Education

Work with a wide variety of snakes and other reptiles at a unique facility near Kruger National Park dedicated to the conservation of reptiles.

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.