Jurre Maaskant joined our team in the Greater Kruger Area on our Predator Research Internship. Being fresh out of highschool, Jurre was apprehensive about interning abroad, but found his feet soon enough and has made a big impact on Cheetah reintroduction studies.
“The children have grown accustomed to seeing white people come to their country and volunteer, so I wondered how the children would accept me.”
Kat Duffy, African Impact alumnus, has become a very familiar face to us in Cape Town. After returning home, Kat set her sights on fundraising. Her ambitious target was met when she sent 90 children and 15 grannies to see Robben Island.
If you are looking for a truly off-the-beaten track weekend trip when volunteering in the town of Moshi, Tanzania, look no further than this extraordinary cultural homestay experience.
My husband, two teenage girls and I arrived in Zambia for a week’s family volunteer vacation… A week of wonderful experiences that affected us all.
African Impact’s staff, volunteer and intern team in South Africa witness a rhino dehorning and tell us about their experience.