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1 week 3 days ago
Project Liaison & the Importance of Close

African Sunrise is an all-female company based in Cape Town South Africa. They facilitate volunteers and interns and place them with a suitable non-profit organisation. Most of their volunteers and...

2 weeks 5 days ago
The Best Activities for Volunteers and Interns in

At African Sunrise, we know that all work and no play can make life dull. Even though you'll be entering into volunteering or internship to make a positive change and further your studies, we also want people to enjoy everything Cape Town has to offer. And that means having fun and experiencing as much as possible during your time off. ...

1 month 2 weeks ago
The Everyday Struggles Faced by Homeless People

The Everyday Struggles Faced by Homeless People

No matter who we are or what path in life we're walking, we all have our own issues and struggles. Often, they are unseen ones that we try to keep to ourselves. Sometimes a private battle is one we are better equipped to handle...

1 month 3 weeks ago
Volunteering Liaison & Working with Refugees

African Sunrise is an all-female company based in Cape Town South Africa. They facilitate volunteers and interns and place them with a suitable non-profit organisation. Most of their volunteers and...

3 months 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 amount of R 63, 063, 525, which has made a huge difference to the organisations and individuals who run the campaigns....
3 months 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 previous volunteers and interns share their stories with us, and how their time in Cape Town changed their perception of what...