Internship in a NPO organization in Cape Town South Africa

Min. 12 weeks
Working hours
6-8 hours
Minimum age
from 18 years
No special

Overview of NPO Organization Internship in Cape Town 

A non-profit organization that works with orphaned young and underdeveloped and impoverished communities. The mission of the organization is to create autonomous communities in which street children and orphans are removed physically, emotionally, spiritually and socially. 

They work with a holistic approach to form sustainable communities. The approach allows the "participants" and partners to rehabilitate himself physically to experience emotional healing, to recognize and develop skills and career paths to create. By coupling of kindness and awareness processes the NPO a big global problem at the local level. South Africa has the world's largest number of AIDS orphans, which leads to an excessive number of street children. The number is steadily increasing and alarming rate of infection brings 1,000 new infections per day with it. According to estimates by UNICEF's will by 2010 exceed the number of orphans in South Africa during the thirdwave AIDS 12 million. For this reason, the founders recognized that it is important to integrate the orphans in a new family environment. In this way the children and young people are protected from a life not determined by violence, abuse and crime, and it creates the opportunity for a social advancement.

Internship abroad service - what's in and what's not in

Services for your internship abroad include the active support in the preparation of your entire stay abroad. The team of our partner organization in each country supports you, wherever you require it:

What’s included:

  • Individual internship placement according your desired branch and time
  • Contractual procedures between the company and the applicant
  • Assisting visa application
  • Information about cheap flights, travel insurances and other important travel documents
  • Orientation on site through a staff member
  • Tips and information about freetime activities
  • Contact person during your stay abroad
  • 24-hour emergency number
  • Regular meetings with all volunteers or interns

Optional additional services:

  • Arrangement of accommodation 
  • Airport transportation with direct transfer to your accommodation
  • Organization of a rental car or scooter

What’s not included:

  • Visa 
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Local transport
  • Food and beverage

Your coordinator in Cape Town, South Africa