• South Africa
    • Cape Town
1 to 52 weeks
Business Healthcare International Business Social Work
Health & Safety

Program Details

Fall J-Term Maymester Spring Spring Break Summer Winter Year Round
Host Family
Age Min.


Starting Price
What's Included
Accommodation Some Activities Airport Transfers Meals Transportation
What's Not Included
Airfare Travel Insurance Visa
Jun 15, 2023
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About Program

Volunteer in South Africa with Projects Abroad in the beautiful city of Cape Town. You’ll support local communities through our ongoing development programs.

We offer internships to help you gain experience in your career of choice in and around Cape Town. I you’re interested in working with an NGO to empower people from disadvantaged communities, our International Development is perfect for you. We also offer the Equine Therapy Internship where you will assist disabled children with their horse riding sessions, so they can achieve their therapy goals and improve their overall wellbeing!

Cape Town is a traveler’s dream! During your free time, you can visit the iconic Table Mountain or go see the Big Five on a weekend away safari!

Set yourself on a path to a successful career with Projects Abroad.

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Travel with purpose! Projects Abroad champions responsible adventures, connecting you with communities through low-impact volunteer work. Ditch tourist traps, build rainforests, empower children, safeguard wildlife, and much more. Make meaningful journeys that leave a lasting positive impact - explore sustainable travel and become a global changemaker today!

Visit our website to learn more about our pioneering approach to sustainability.

Ethical Impact

Join Projects Abroad, a force for good connecting volunteers with communities. Build green futures, fight inequality, and empower locals on impactful adventures.

Visit our website to learn more about our impact worldwide.

Program Highlights

  • Choose a project you are passionate about that fits your interests
  • Name your dates. Start any day you want and choose how long you want to stay.
  • A home away from home. Living with a local host family allows you to settle in and immerse yourself in the local culture for a more complete experience.
  • Friends from all corners of the world. Live and work in the same community as other Projects Abroad volunteers from over 40 countries. We will make sure you get to know each other.
  • All in one price. Prices include all of your major in-country expenses and pre-departure guidance. You just have to worry about making your flight.

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