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"My first week here was amazing! I could never imagine I would have this much fun and learn that much from the kids. Everybody should do it once."

Victor, Brazil
Wild Coast Schools Project

June Newsletter from VA32

"It's not easy work because there are almost 14 kids everyday, but all the hard work is rewarded by their smiles and the excited "bye-bye" that I get everyday."

Patricia, Brazil
Community Preschool Project

















































Volunteer with rhinos in South Africa

Volunteer Projects in Africa

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Browse our volunteer projects by catagory. All of the projects are based in Chintsa, South Africa and are run directly by Volunteer Africa 32 Degrees South (VA32). All projects and initiatives benefit the local community or environment in this area.

Project of the Month

Wild Coast Schools Project

Nominated for "Outstanding Volunteer Project"
@ Global Youth Travel Awards 2014

Volunteer in Schools in South Africa teaching computer literacyHelp children in the rural Eastern Cape of South Africa, to grasp the modern world of computers, in this technology driven world. Without these vital skills rural learners cannot compete in the world of employment once they have completed their school education.

Volunteer teaching computer literacy in rural primary schools every morning, spend the afternoons facilitating sports development and arts initiatives.

This project requires creativity and enthusiasm - make your mark, lead by example, make a difference.

Location: Chintsa, South Africa
Duration: 2+ weeks
Price: from £ 551 / $ 877 / € 772

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Latest News & Blogs

Hygiene Friendly Tippy Tap Built at Rural South African Pre-school

Running water is something we take for granted every day. Every time we flush the toilet, wash our hands, rinse a cup, need clean clothes or fill a pot of water to cook... it's there.


Playtime at Somila Daycare Centre, South Africa

It's high season here in Chintsa! The 16th May marked the arrival of our first group of "impact" volunteers. By "impact" we mean - short term with an immediate and measurable outcome. Our impact groups stay for two weeks and are challenged with...


SA TV Show Against All Odds features the Wild Coast Schools computer literacy project

Oporto British School Group Volunteers Uplifting Classrooms in South Africa with VA32

57 Volunteers, 40 Project Days: Project Complete!

Volunteers support Mandela Park Creche by building and extending their classroom and developing the school grounds and garden.


A New Classroom for Silatsha School...The Beginnings!

During January we had a great team of volunteers from project partners EDventures International & Pangea Trails. Group leader Tobz was tasked with supporting the team of eight Aussie's and their co-ordinators on a long term project at Silatsha Primary School in Mooiplaas. 


Volunteering with VA32 in Chintsa - Mandela Park Creche

To put my first week as a volunteer in South Africa in a few paragraphs is near impossible. I’ve learnt more, been challenged more and met more interesting people than I have in my twenty one years of living.  My initial expectation of the trip...


Volunteer Teaching Video Editing in South African Schools

With the end of the school year in sight, the kids at Bulugha Farm School have been pressing to wrap up their final projects. In this last term, the kids have had their technological horizons broadened with the introduction of a totally new kind of program.


The Other Half by Andrew - community development project volunteer who joined us on a part of a group

This is Africa - Part I
a movie about the Pre-Vet Experience by volunteer Savannah

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