News from the
Volunteering Organisations

18 Dec 2009 - Bulungula Incubator
Interesting information about the success of the Jujurha Early Learning Centre in Bulungla.
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10 Dec 2009 - update is in the process of being thoroughly updated. The first member pages are being added, for expample: Mpame Village Projects, WWISA and All Out Africa
30 Apr 2009 - New Infos on Visa now lists both paid and free volunteering organisations. We have added loads of info and updated the travel side of the site. We hope you find it wonderfully useful and you are welcome to send us feedback and let us know about any other organisations we should add.
26 Feb 2009 - BSA meeting
We attended the BSA volunteering meeting in Cape Town.
We look forward to the continued interaction and growth of sustainable volunteering in South Africa.

Welcome to Volunteering in Southern Africa or Volunteering in Southern Africa offers information on volunteering and gap year programs around various countries. We also offer information on travel arrangements, volunteer visas, keeping healthy and safe and a few other things. You are welcome to give us feedback on the website and suggest places we should add to the site.

This is a member based website and members will have a full page about their projects or programs. Members are trusted volunteering organisations and we visit as many as we can to make sure your experience is a good one.

If you have any suggestions on info we should add you are welcome to email us at

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