Volunteer in Cape Town

Volunteer in Cape Town

Cape Town is a wonderful city and if you llike the idea of volunteering here there are plenty of projects available ranging from community work, teaching, coaching sports or helping animalls and conservations. Projects are open to locals and internationals.


Volunteer Opportunities in Cape Town

Why Volunteer in Cape Town?

Cape Town is a vibrant city that will instantly get under your skin, because as varied as the programs are, are the people and places. Walking through the city's streets and meeting its people, you will fall in love with its incredible natural beauty and proud city- spirit. 

Cape Town is a city where the unexpected is always just around the corner, there is so much to learn and explore, so much to see and all of it will make you change the way you think and live your life.

You will learn to relax and live in the moment! Cape Town, the Mother City, the Rainbow Nation’s most radiant city will widen your horizon and help you grow. Cape Town has something for everyone, something for the active, hyperactive and even the ones who like to take it easy. 


Popular Projects

  • Community Development
  • Wildlife Conservation


Volunteer Organisations in Cape Town

Which so many volunteer organisations based in Cape Town it can be hard to find the best one. All are different and offer a range of placements. You might also like to view our guide to volunteering in Port Elizabeth.


Eligibility & Requirements

Projects are open to South African nationals and also international participants. So wether you are planning a gap year to South Africa, or would just like to spend a break doing something rewarding there are opportunities for you. Some organisations will require you to be aged 18+ whilst others are more flexible and are open to younger ages and families.


How to Apply

You can view our featured projects above and apply today. Do you need any help arranging a volunteer program in Cape Town? Contact us today. You might also like to view all of our South Africa volunteer opportunities.


Cape Town Volunteer Reviews

Have you ever been to volunteer in Cape Town? Would you like to review an organisation or experience? Get in touch.