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5-Week Summer Community Project in Rural South Africa

Program Duration

5-8 Weeks


Various departures throughout the summer


No formal qualifications required. Applicants should be fluent in English and be enthusiastic, adaptable, committed and resilient (and have a sense of humour!).


  • English

Cost in US$:

Approx US$2,500

Cost Includes:

  • Food
  • Housing
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support
  • Living stipend
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • Registration fees
  • Written materials pre-departure

Program Fees Include:

* Orientation
* Accommodation during volunteering period
* Food during volunteering period
* 24 hour in-country back up and support from our local representative
* Pre-departure information
* Return de-brief

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Arts
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Development
  • Culture
  • Drama
  • Education
  • English Teaching
  • Music
  • Recreation
  • Sports
  • Teaching
  • Youth
  • Youth Development

Typical Volunteer

The majority of our volunteers are aged between 17 and 25 and are either between school and college / university, undergraduates or post graduates

Age Range


This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Apartment/Flat
  • Group living

Participants Travel

in Groups

Typically Participants Work

in Groups of upto 10

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • In-Person Interview when Feasible
  • Phone/Video Interview

Typically The Application Process Time is

Four weeks

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network
  • Re-Entry Debriefing at Home