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Change lives, change landscapes. volunteer & travel in Africa

South Africa & Namibia – Immersive Experiences. Ethical Adventures. Unforgettable journeys begin with Claim Victory. We’re your gateway to volunteering and travel in South Africa & Namibia. Since 1999, we’ve crafted ethical adventures that make a lasting impact. Explore diverse landscapes, connect with local communities, and find your purpose. Affordable experiences, expertly curated. Let’s change the world, together.

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Find your adventure in South Africa & Namibia

Choose from life-changing experiences that give back

  • Social Volunteering: Make a difference in communities across South Africa & Namibia. Support childcare, healthcare, education, and more.
  • Animal Volunteering: Connect with wildlife in ethical sanctuaries and reserves. Participate in conservation efforts and animal rehabilitation.
  • Internships: Gain valuable experience through internships in hospitality, teaching, veterinary medicine, and social work. (For South Africa only)
  • Travel Packages: Explore iconic destinations like Cape Town, Garden Route, Kruger National Park (South Africa) and experience Namibia’s wonders.
  • Group & Family Adventures: Create lasting memories with tailored itineraries for groups and families.

Popular volunteering programs South Africa

Wildlife Welfare and Research

Trips starting from 735€

Immerse yourself in a fun, safe, and stunning environment while actively contributing to the preservation of Africa’s magnificent wildlife. This project is your launchpad to a fulfilling career in conservation. Be the change. Be a part of a better tomorrow. 

Marine Conservation Project

Trips starting from 795€

Unleash Your Inner Marine Biologist: Volunteer with Southern Africa’s Ocean Giants! No experience needed, just a passion for the ocean! Immerse yourself in a life-changing experience working alongside incredible marine life – great white sharks, whales, dolphins, penguins, and more. This program is your gateway to adventure, education, and making a real difference in ocean conservation.

Cheetah Conservation Project

Trips starting from 1209€

Saving the Cheetah: Second Chance for a Species on the Brink. The project tackles the decline of the cheetah population head-on. They focus on rehabilitating captive-born cheetahs, equipping them with the skills they need to thrive back in the wild. The project collaborates with like-minded organizations to ensure the cheetah’s future.

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Primary School Project

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Make a lasting impact by volunteering at a vibrant primary school in the coastal Overberg region of South Africa. This school welcomes children from diverse backgrounds, and you’ll be a part of their daily lives, from classrooms to the sports field. Just as Nelson Mandela believed, education is a powerful tool. As a volunteer, you’ll directly contribute to the development and well-being of these young minds. This program is only available during South African school terms.

Big Cats Conservation Project

Trips starting from 1409€

Working together with large, international organizations, the two founders were able to set up the rescue camp for captive-bred cats. Here the animals are protected and have a great new home for the rest of their lives without being constantly sold or used for commercial purposes.

Vervet Monkeys Project

Trips starting from 650€

Give Orphaned Monkeys a Second Chance at Love. The sanctuary is home to over 500 monkeys, many rescued as orphans, injured, or abused. We provide them with a loving environment where they can heal and thrive. During baby season (November to February), volunteers have a unique opportunity to Bond with adorable baby monkeys as they adjust to their new home. Make a real difference in the lives of primates.

Elephant Research Project

Trips starting from 959€

Once teeming with hundreds of elephants, by 1994, only one remained. This park was born from that crisis. Today, thanks to conservation efforts, the park is home to a growing herd of approximately 6 elephants, offering a brighter future for these magnificent creatures. This project has a strong focus on behavioural research.

Children with disabilities Project

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Building Brighter Futures in the Overberg: Supporting Individuals with Disabilities. Established in 2009, this program empowers children and adults with disabilities in rural Overberg communities. Recognizing the scarcity of resources, the program focuses on two key areas: Empowering families by equiping them with the knowledge and skills to provide exceptional care for their loved ones with impairments and building a support network.

Popular volunteering programs Namibia

Wildlife rescue station project

Trips starting from 1325€

Immerse yourself in the thrilling world of African wildlife conservation! As a volunteer, you’ll go beyond the tourist experience and actively participate in crucial efforts to protect endangered species. Our tailor-made programs offer a unique perspective on the challenges and rewards of wildlife conservation. You’ll contribute to research, rehabilitation, and daily care.

Medical clinic project

Trips starting from 1529€

Do you have a passion for medicine and a desire to make a real difference? Whether you’re a seasoned medical professional or just starting your journey, this project offers a unique chance to serve a community in need. The clinic, established in 2003, is a vital lifeline for people living in extreme poverty roughly 3 hours from Windhoek. Play a critical role in providing essential medical care to local communities. The clinic treats over 3,500 patients annually, with a staggering 40% being children and babies. No prior medical experience is necessary!

Wildlife foundation project

Trips starting from 1325€

This esteemed sanctuary, established in 1975 by a dedicated animal rights activist, boasts a long and rich history. Fueled by the passion of volunteers from across the globe, the sanctuary has grown and flourished for decades. The illustrious volunteer program, launched in 2000, offers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to be part of something truly special. Join a tradition of conservation and make a lasting impact! Project spaces are limited, so please confirm availability before making your booking!

Farm school Windhoek project

Trips starting from 1325€

The school was established in 2009 & offers children and toddlers a complete curriculum covering English, Maths, Handicrafts, Sports and the Environment. The little ones learn to read and write, but they also dance, sing and play. The kids are very friendly and love to meet new people – their enthusiasm and smiles are contagious!

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