A Place of Good Hope

Volunteer in South Africa

Experience true diversity by working alongside the local communities that make up South Africa’s rainbow nation.

Refine your field-work skills with invaluable volunteering opportunities in South Africa, a country deeply rooted in diverse nature, culture and tradition. Do meaningful work as part of community partnerships dedicated to the fight for a more equitable future, while living in one of the most naturally breathtaking cities in the world.



Build a better world by contributing to vital, locally-led project work that strives for a more just and equitable future.


In line with the UN’s SDGs, we are committed to ethical and sustainable engagement with our local partners and communities.


Learn from the world’s most unique and significant cultures, in breathtaking remote locations.

Join a community internship & receive our exclusive offer.

Book by 31 May 2022

New and Exclusive: GVI Experiences

A locally curated selection of extra activities are now included across our programs.

Experience a shisa nyama

Visit Africa's largest art collection

Take a sunrise beach yoga class

Snorkel in a kelp forest

Paddle with endangered African penguins

Try a sunrise cold-water immersion

Visit UNESCO World Heritage Site Robben Island

Hike up Table Mountain