Volunteering South Africa

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For the Love of Wildlife aims to educate the prospective volunteer before heading to animal and lion volunteering roles in South Africa. We have the conservation experience and knowledge to help you make the right decision.

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Volunteering in South Africa Volunteering is generally considered an altruistic activity where an individual or group provides services for no financial gain. Volunteering is also renowned for skill development and is often intended to promote goodness or to improve quality of life. Volunteering may have positive benefits for the volunteer as well as for the person or community served. Volunteering often plays a pivotal role in the recovery effort following natural disasters such as tsunamis floods droughts hurricanes and earthquakes.

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Volunteering is an activity which takes place through not-for-profit and community organizations and projects for your local community and is undertaken:  To benefit the community and the volunteers  Of the volunteer’s own free will and without coercion  For no financial payment. Volunteering is also intended to make contacts for possible employment. Many volunteers are specifically trained in the areas they work such as medicine education or emergency rescue. Volunteering may be an outlet for your natural talents a road-test for your new career or simply a handy way to meet new friends. Your strong beliefs and values may also inspire you to volunteer.

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Volunteering Activities:  Community work with orphans  Animal rescue  Build homes for the underprivileged  Cultural preservation  Disaster relief  Medical assistance To learn more please visit: http://fortheloveofwildlife.org.au/

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