Category Archives: Experience

Working with children: the Achilles’ heel of organized volunteering abroad

Let me ask you this. How many times have you logged onto Facebook and have you been greeted by a newly-updated profile picture of one of your friends, volunteer-smile intact, affectionately cuddling a small, rather grubby-looking child, from an unknown African nation? Once? Twice? Too many times to recall exactly? These are the first words of the

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Lindokuhle looks back

From a local perspective: Lindokuhle looks back

Lindokuhle looks back at Project Cape Town: experience from a local perspective During Volunteer Correct’s ‘Project Cape Town’, we were assisted by four South African volunteers. One of them is Lindokuhle. Recently, Lindo has started his year long Learnership Programme at the National Broadcast Institute in Johannesburg, Newtown. Looking back on Project Cape Town, he

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Khayelitsha screening

Khayelitsha Screening ‘Project Cape Town’: A Special Experience

Project Cape Town’s Khayelitsha Screening On 18 March, three of our “Project Cape Town” participants decided to organize a second screening in Cape Town. Bibi, Luca en Lindokuhle found Hubspace enthusiastic and the Khayelitsha Screening became history. Read their story about this special event here. On the last day of “Project Cape Town”, Loza, one

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