Building a strong cultural identity, common heritage, shared values and ethics with youth driven and African history celebration
Volunteer Tasks: The Heritage Month celebration will require volunteers to be involved in arts and cultural activities such as learning local South African arts and cultural activities and sharing their own cultural and values from their respective countries.. Volunteers will work in groups and will be able to share each day and cook their local traditional food and teach children cultural and artistic activities and games.
This is an exciting project as volunteers have opportunity to work with different communities and interact with children in cultural and arts activities in the community.
What to bring: Sleeping bag, sun cream, mosquito spray/lotion, sandals, shoes are advisable. Rain coat, light working clothes during working hours and warm clothes at night, as it may turn out to be chilly; Torch or flash light and arts and cultural items.
Accommodation: Accommodation will be in a hall and venue still to be confirmed both in Pretoria. Participants will be required to bring their own sleeping bags. The accommodation has a simple bathroom with shower and there is running water. The accommodation and work place have flushing toilets and do have electricity.
Language: The community has multi-cultural people and English is mostly spoken with local languages such as Ndebele, Zulu, and other local languages
An interesting location will be in Cradle of Humankind a historical and archaeological location rich in human history.
South Africa Volunteer Work Camp Association (SAVWA) and a local National Monument Project