Photography in Research

Photography and research volunteer, Nathaniel Cohen, emphasizes the importance of ID kits and how taking photographs on game drives can assist conservation efforts.

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Cape Town’s First Social Work Intern

Lucy da Costa, African Impact's first Social Work and Youth Empowerment intern, writes about her experience in Cape Town and how it came to affect her as a person and her career plans.

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Mdzananda Animal Clinic: Ready to Get Your Hands Dirty?

I have spent almost 8 weeks working with animals in South Africa doing the Veterinary Assistance & Abused Animal Shelter volunteer program with African Impact. During my stay I worked in a clinic in Mandela park, Khayelitsha. The clinic is called Mdzananda Animal Clinic.

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VolunTEARing At Tears

How exuding enthusiasm and asking the right questions allowed this volunteers experience on the Veterinary Assistance Program to go above and beyond her expectations.

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10 Things I Learned by Volunteering in Cape Town

To give you some context before I start, I just spent the last two weeks volunteering abroad with African Impact, teaching sports and education in primary schools in the surrounding communities of Cape Town. This was my experience, and the ten lessons I learned during my time there - Stephanie Paitich

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