South Africa

Peace Corps in South Africa

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Volunteers in South Africa working with their communities on projects in education and health. During their service in South Africa, Volunteers learn to speak local languages, including IsiZulu, Sepedi, SiSwati, TshiVenda, and XiTsonga. 

Volunteers
Current: 144
To Date: 1629
Program Dates
1997-present
Official Language
English, Afrikaans, + 9

Volunteer Openings in South Africa

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Primary School English Teacher

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Are you a U.S. citizen with significant professional experience?

So much of Peace Corps service is about learning to be someone they can trust.

Melinda Morgan, Peace Corps Volunteer

Support Projects in South Africa

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Contributions to the South Africa Country Fund will support Volunteer and community projects that will take place in South Africa.

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One of the learners in particular will read anything she can get her hands on. She continuously asks if she …

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At its foundation, the library project consists of renovating safe and structured environments for the sheltered and guarded utilization of …

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