Ashley Aboodi, a volunteer in Cape Town, shares her experience and 6 of the things you should expect while volunteering in South Africa.
This International Women’s Day, our Foundation’s Fundraising and Marketing Manager reflects on how female empowerment has become a fundamental part of who she is today.
Once you’ve made up your mind that you want to fly half way around the world to do an internship abroad, the challenge becomes choosing what location.
NGO Intern, Nik, gives us a glimpse into what life is like while interning for the African Impact Foundation in Cape Town, and shares what he has learned.
Read why African Impact have been named the best volunteer abroad organization for three years running by the leading travel resource, GoAbroad.
You can choose to visit for a week or two and go on safari, see some of the sights… but if you truly want to experience the best of the country, there’s only one way to do it – volunteer in South Africa.
It’s time to start building the perfect itinerary and visit one of the world’s top travel destinations, Southern Africa. We’ve done our very best to narrow down those activities you absolutely have to try and come up with the ultimate Southern Africa bucket list.
As an organization who has proudly worked with orphaned children across Africa for over a decade, the African Impact team feel a responsibility to respond to the growing criticism of volunteer travel that has been pushed to the forefront by recent comments from author and philanthropist, J.K. Rowling. We wish to bring balance to a debate that questions the role of volunteer tourism in childcare and push to end the common generalization of the international volunteer sector.
Everything prospective volunteers need to know about the water crisis in the city of Cape Town and why Cape Town is still open for volunteering.