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Posts of "Volunteering"

After School Program and Feeding the Poor

October 9, 2010 by No Comment

Jehovah Jireh our provider! More than 25 families received food parcels this month. After school program kids have been busy practicing for this month’s talent show. We have some shining stars in various categories: singing, traditional dance, choir, and drama. I am feeding an average of 70 kids per day, and been blessed to add ...

Place of Hope Africa –caring for orphans and vulnerable children

October 4, 2010 by No Comment

With currently nine small children to care for, it is no easy task at the babies’ shelter. Celia has been doing such an amazing job living there alone with volunteers helping during the day. Praise the Lord we now have Nandy, an additional live in helper who arrived last week! Diaper changing, bathing, and feeding ...

Volunteer on the Garden Route South Africa

May 9, 2010 by 1 Comment

At Starling Village Backpackers we offer a variety of great volunteer programs for anyone who would like to make a difference while travelling and meeting likeminded travellers. Our programs are affordable, fun and guarantee you will make a difference to disadvantage people or animals. Our programs are formulated so, you will have enough time to ...

New Life Kids After School Programme

May 9, 2010 by 1 Comment

The New Life Kids after-school programme began in June 2008. It began with 18 children and has been rapidly growing. Currently, they have 120 children, between the ages of 3-18 years old. The volunteer will support the children with art, traditional dance, choir, games, sports and will assisted with homework, a meal is provided to ...

Tenikwa Awareness and Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre

May 9, 2010 by No Comment

Tenikwa Wildlife Centre in Plettenberg Bay has a deeply rooted respect and love for the African landscape and its animals. They are passionate about their work and would like to share that with you. Be they big, small, spotted, and furry or feathered, the animals of Tenikwa will charm their way into your heart. The ...