Volunteer in Cape Town with Connect-123!

Location: South Africa: Cape Town

Program Duration: 9-12 Weeks, 3-6 Months, 5-8 Weeks

Dates: Year Round


11000 S Bay Ln Austin, TX 78739 United States

Call Us

Phone: 1 800 731 6406

Fax: 1 617 904 1915


Volunteer with Connect-123 in South Africa! Connect-123 works with local NGOs to find you a meaningful volunteer project based on your unique skills and interests. Opportunities are available in health care, community service, education, working with animals and more! And while you're giving back to the community, your free time will be packed with adventures and unique Cape Town experiences!

Whether you're interested in mentoring underprivileged youth, working at an animal refuge, or assisting at a local public hospital, Connect-123 will help find the perfect placement to ensure you work for a cause that you believe in.

Connect-123 has an on the ground team year-round, in each of our international program locations. From the moment you contact us, you'll be put in touch with a knowledgeable program coordinator who will explain the types of opportunities available specifically for you, depending on your skills, interests, and experience, and coach you through the various options.


Connect-123 volunteer positions are tailor-made for students, graduates, and professionals in any field. Based on your specific interests and goals, we will find a unique opportunity where you can contribute your valuable skills.

Cost in US$:

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Cost Includes:

Cost Include Description:

Connect-123's program fee includes the following:
- facilitating a volunteer experience in Cape Town that specifically meets your needs
- arranging secure, high quality, centrally located accommodation based on your budget
- airport meet and greet service
- a complete South Africa preparation and orientation information pack
- a comprehensive orientation on arrival
- advice and mentoring before, during and after your internship
- access to our social program and discounted events
- 24/7 emergency support and hands-on assistance

Credit Available


Volunteer Types
  • Music
  • Veterinary Science
  • Animal Welfare
  • Youth Development
  • Youth
  • Writing
  • Women
  • Tutor
  • Tree Planting
  • Teaching
  • Street Children
  • Sports
  • Social Work
  • Small Business Development
  • Senior Citizens
  • Refugee Relief
  • Public Policy
  • Parks
  • Orphans
  • Organic Farming
  • Nutrition
  • Nursing
  • Microfinance
  • Medicine
  • Media
  • Marketing
  • Legal Aide
  • Law
  • Journalism
  • Human Rights
  • Hospital
  • Health Education
  • Health Care
  • Health
  • Gender Issues
  • Environment
  • Education
  • Economic Development
  • Eco-Tourism
  • Drug & Alcohol Recovery
  • Special Needs
  • Culture
  • Counseling
  • Cooking
  • Conservation
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Public Health
  • Community Development
  • Childcare & Children
  • Business
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Biological Research
  • Arts
  • Anthropology
  • AIDS
  • Agriculture
This Program is open to

Worldwide Participant. This Program is also open to Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements
  • Apartment/Flat
  • Group living
  • Independent living

Participants Travel to South Africa


Application Process Involves
  • Letters of Reference
  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Resume
  • Written Application
Typically The Application Process Time is
one week
Post Services Include
  • Alumni Network
  • Exit Debriefing Abroad
  • Job and Internship Network
Year Founded