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2 weeks 5 days ago
Coronavirus Update – Its Impact on Volunteering

As most of you will be aware, the Coronavirus or COVID-19 is now present in most parts of the world and it’s something we all need to take seriously. Everyone can do their part to help reduce the number of people who become infected, as well as conscientiously sharing fact-based information online....

1 month 2 weeks ago
Volunteer Recruiters Wanted – Make Some Money

The African Sunrise team is looking forward to welcoming lots of new faces in 2020, and we're hoping to bring over as many people as possible by adding some freelancers to our team.

African Sunrise is now looking...

2 months 2 weeks ago
The Issues with the #HelpingNotHelping Campaign

Over the last five years, there has been a slew of blogs and newspaper articles that have been published in opposition to volunteering. While the content differs and the approach or framing of their argument varies, most portray volunteering in a negative light. And in most cases, there's little effort to form a discursive...

6 months 1 day ago
Five Reasons to Complete Your Bachelor Thesis in

African Sunrise has been placing volunteers, interns and field study students at some amazing projects in Cape Town for over three years. We started off by arranging social work and healthcare students' programmes which has grown into multiple fields of interest. In addition to our core programmes, we also cater to bachelor...

8 months 1 week ago
5 Excellent Reasons to Choose African Sunrise for

When African Sunrise began a little over three years ago, we had a singular vision on a volunteering and internship company that could provide meaningful experiences. Numerous issues are facing the volunteering and internships sector, none-more-so than companies providing a poor service and...

10 months 1 week ago
Interview with Tove - past Intern
  1. What are you studying back in Sweden? Please also give some details about your course and field of interest –

At the time of my internship I was studying Social work back home. It was during my fifth semester of my bachelor’s degree that I came to intern in Cape Town. For my chosen courses I had focused on crime and  youth...