African Impact is proud to partner with our wonderful sister organization, The Happy Africa Foundation. As a registered charity, the Foundation is behind many of the projects that we support throughout Africa. They are looking for enthusiastic interns who want to immerse themselves within vibrant African cultures whilst making a difference at a grassroots level. The practical experience gained within this award-winning NGO is a fantastic opportunity to bolster your resume while making a tangible impact in Africa. Customized to every individual, the tailor-made nature of the internship ensures that your skills and interests are utilized to optimize your impact.
Please note that this is a paid internship and there are costs associated with the placement. Please refer to the rates tabs for more information
Because of the foundation’s varied work across Southern and Eastern Africa, the internship is offered in the following locations:
- Cape Town, South Africa
- Zululand, South Africa
- Greater Kruger Area, South Africa
- Livingstone Zambia
- Zanzibar, Tanzania
- Moshi, Kilimanjaro, Tanzania
- As a Happy Africa intern, you will be integrally involved in community development by creating new programs, assessing existing projects and developing community partnerships
- One of the biggest highlights of this internship is working with locals to promote development through the empowerment of at-risk populations, enriching people's lives with education and promoting healthy living
- Fundraising is an important part of the internship and tasks include: managing donations, raising the profile of the charity, and hosting events and online initiatives
- Enhance your CV/ resume with an international internship, gain valuable experience in the field of charity operations and development, and develop time and people management skills
- A Personal Development Coach will work closely with you throughout your internship to ensure that your goals are reached and exceeded
- Visit some of Africa’s most beautiful and iconic regions – from the magnificent Victoria Falls to the famous Table Mountain, working in Africa is an experience that you will never forget!