Mandela's Soweto Kids Volunteering with Hero Holidays
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Mandela's Soweto Kids Volunteering with Hero Holidays


  • Arts
  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Centers
  • Education
  • Organic Farming
  • Social Work
  • Teaching
  • Tutor
  • Youth
  • Youth Development

Program Duration

1-2 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks, Alternative Spring Break, Summer

Year(s) Offered

Year Round

Age Requirement

Open to All Ages

Participation Guidelines

Worldwide Participants.

Cost in USD per week

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Program Includes:

- Johannesburg ORIENTATION
- All paperwork
- Accommodation
- Two meals a day - Breakfast and Dinner
- Donation per month to the Volunteer Project, to assist in their funding.
- A South African SIM card
- Monthly socials for volunteers
- Certificate & Report on Volunteer's Program

Accommodation Options

  • Dormitory

Language Skills Required

  • English

Experience Required



Minimum age: 18 years old
Police clearance: No
Special skills required:
- Ability to adapt to sudden change in all areas
- Ability to work with young children
- Self confident and disciplined
- Creative and can solve problems
- Patient
- Ability to work in a group
- Ability to entertain children with minimum resources
- Ability to adapt and to respect different cultures
Language requirement: Basic English and some Afrikaans to communicate with both staff and children

Minimum Education

High School