Business development and Product design Cape Town


South Africa: Cape Town (Kaapstad)


Volunteer in Cape Town and be involved in a socially responsible business empowering local communities though business development and creative support in Hout Bay. Working alongside a socially responsible company this project aims to improve the daily quality of life of South Africans through creating jobs, opportunities and skills sharing with the local community. They offer a range of high quality, handmade products which are creatively unique and kept personalised through this process.


* Experience life in the heart of Cape Town.
* Work alongside a socially responsible company that aims to improve the daily quality of life of South Africans .
* Make friends and work together with like-minded people.
* Contribute to a worthwile long-term program of support.

Program Duration

2-4 weeks, 5-8 weeks, 9-12 weeks, 3-6 months (High School)

Typical Duration of Program

2-4 weeks


1st Monday of every month.


18 to 75 years old


  • English

Cost in US$:

USD 2,368 4 weeks, USD3,478 8 weeks, USD 4,366 12 weeks

Cost Includes:

  • Excursions
  • Food
  • Housing
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support
  • Travel while in host country
  • Written materials pre-departure

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Arts
  • Business
  • Community Development
  • Eco-tourism
  • Marketing
  • Office Work
  • Organizational Development
  • Small Business Development

Age Range


This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Families, Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Dormitory
  • Group living

Participants Travel


Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups of 3

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

3 days

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network
  • Exit Debriefing Abroad
  • Job and Internship Network