Soweto – South Africa with Phaphama Initiatives
Dates: Opportunities are available all year round
Price: $1899 USD for 3 week Volunteer Experience
*Itinerary and price vary base on your particular interests and length of stay
This experience allows you to engage with local communities in Soweto and to become an active participant in meaningful community development work with vulnerable children, those affected by HIV, the elderly or at a school for deaf children. Phaphama Initiatives also supports workshops related to conflict transformation, conflict resolution, gender reconciliation, as well as peace projects in schools and jails. Phaphama may be able to organize volunteer experiences focusing on other fields of interest through its partners.
· Experience authentic, contemporary, urban African life
· Learn the local culture and the basics of an African language
· Fulfill the volunteer project you work on
· Meet new people, some of whom will become life-long friends
· Participate with local participants in a two-day workshop on conflict resolution or gender reconciliation
All meals, accommodations, domestic travel, learning activities, tour guides and 2 Day Workshop.
Customized itinerary can be developed upon request.
*Arrive in Johannesburg International Airport. Pick-up and transfers will be included. The Travel Roots team can assist you with organizing your international flights