Category Archives: volunteering in South Africa

Sports coaching in South Africa – Millie’s blog entry

Sat at home in England reflecting on my time in South Africa, I’m glad I’ve waited to write my blog entry, as I feel it is only now I can fully grasp how lucky I have been the past seven … Continue reading

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Volunteer Abroad in Swaziland – Aids Education through Rugby Coaching

PASS THE BALL, NOT THE VIRUS! Make a difference in Swaziland – Combine rugby coaching and AIDS education with this fantastic charity and develop key career skills too! WHAT DOES THIS CHARITY DO? The charity, SKRUM, aims to provide AIDS … Continue reading

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VOLUNTEER IN SOUTH AFRICA THIS SUMMER – coach sport, teach or work in an orphanage

VOLUNTEER IN SOUTH AFRICA THIS SUMMER on a 5 week placement from Saturday 13th July to Saturday 17th August. Coach sports available:  Football, Rugby, Tennis, Swimming, Netball, Hockey, Cricket, Frisbee Teach in primary or secondary schools Work in orphanages Make … Continue reading

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Volunteering abroad – making a difference and leaving your footprint

Ever thought about spending your school holidays coaching sport to underprivileged children abroad?  I suppose it is a bit of a bus-man’s-holiday if you are a teacher but you get to see a country from the inside and not as … Continue reading

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Uni holidays – volunteer sports coaching in South Africa

Wondering what to do in your Uni holidays next summer?  Well Annie Lock from Holmbury St. Mary has just finished a volunteer sports coaching placement in South Africa and loved every minute of it! Studying for a degree in sports … Continue reading

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa – Sports Coaching/Teaching/Orphanage Work – Change to 2013 dates

There have been some changes to the dates for 2013 for the popular sports coaching, teaching and orphanage placements at the charity in Port Elizabeth, South Africa.  Here is their updated list – note 2012 unaffected. 2012 3 months 5 … Continue reading

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Volunteer Rugby coaching in Swaziland

Naomi and Wilson, two of the Swazi rugby coaches, turn up every day at 8a.m. at the “office” / Michael Collinson’s house to pick up what kit they will need and discuss the day’s programme with Michael, their Team Leader.   … Continue reading

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