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Striving to bring about change in the Cape Town area; by providing volunteers and interns from abroad with great, life changing projects in South Africa

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1 month 3 days ago
Be a Gamechanger – Become a Backabuddy Champion

Be a Gamechanger – Become a Backabuddy Champion


Backabuddy is a crowdfunding platform that's aim is to benefit community organisations and charitable campaigns. They've raised a collective...

1 month 3 weeks ago
Voluntourism vs Volunteering – Know the

Voluntourism vs Volunteering – Know the Difference so you can Make a Difference

Volunteering and interning in South Africa can be one of the most fulfilling experiences you can undertake. Many of African Sunrise's current and...

2 months 4 days ago
Interview with CJ Armstrong, Director

An Interview with our Director CJ


African Sunrise is an all-female company based in Cape Town South Africa. They facilitate...

2 months 3 weeks ago
Winter Volunteering in Cape Town

A lot of people aren't sure what their plans are for the summer, with many people looking to spend their time overseas. For a lot of students, volunteering is something they've always wanted to do, and there is no better place to do it than South Africa.

In Cape Town,...

3 months 5 days ago
Culture Shock – A Welcome Departure from the Norm

Volunteering and interning in Cape Town can be one of the most rewarding and challenging experiences you'll ever embark on. You will face challenges that will test your knowledge and resolve. By the time you have completed your time with us, you will learn more about yourself than you can ever really know if you stay in your...

3 months 2 weeks ago
The Important Role of Volunteers During Cape Town

Wherever you are in the World, you will have heard various reports of the drought in the Western Cape. The Cape Town water shortage has made headline news, often with conflicting information.

Cape Town's resilience is amazing. We've come together to help each other out in circumstances that could affect any city...