Global Volunteering Team

Global Volunteering Team
Go on a journey that will last a lifetime
with Zoe-Life and Tearfund

“Expand your thinking of how you see yourself, your community and God. You can be a part of a dynamic volunteering team and make a difference in some of the poorest places in the world. Step out of your comfort zone, be adventurous and allow God to take you on a journey that will last a lifetime.”

What we do

We want to give you a volunteering opportunity to connect with communities across the world. To work together, learn from each other, get a glimpse of what God is doing through local churches, resource local people to meet their local needs. We believe you will come home inspired and with a new awareness that shapes your everyday life and a vision to make a difference in your local community.

Our volunteering trips

Up to 4 week trips:
LONG WEEKEND TRIPS: A volunteering opportunity to work alongside and build relationships with people in local communities.
FAMILY TRIPS: Up to two weeks. Take your family overseas to gain a fresh perspective by connecting with community life in the developing world.
2 – 4 WEEK TRIPS: A shorter overseas placement with one of our local partners, perfect for students or your annual leave.
CREATIVE TRIPS: Two weeks. A volunteering opportunity for artists, writers and musicians to use their talents to make a difference both overseas and at home.
PRAYER TRIPS: Two weeks. A volunteering opportunity to pray and fellowship with a local community overseas, connecting with what God is doing through our partners.
YOUTH/STUDENT GROUP TRIPS: Up to four weeks. Tailor-made trips designed for your group to go overseas and be inspired by local communities.

Up to 6 months:
GAP YEAR ADVENTURE: Up to six months. Volunteer alongside local partners for five months, with the option to climb Kilimanjaro or hike the Inca Trail at the end.
GO MAD: Up to six months. Work alongside our partner, Go MAD in Tanzania on water, education and healthcare projects.

Flexible:
INDEPENDENT TRAVELLER: An opportunity for skilled individuals or married couples to volunteer overseas for a minimum of three months.

Where we go

Click on the specific country you are interested in below to view trip details.
Brazil
Cambodia
Colombia
India
Kenya
Malawi
Mozambique
Peru
South Africa
Tanzania
Zambia

Step out of your comfort zone and join us on an adventure of a lifetime!

How to apply for our volunteering opportunities?

Click on the following link to download the Application Form and submit by emailing the completed document to vicky@zoe-life.co.za.

Contact Details

Email: vicky@zoe-life.co.za
Phone: 031 267 0080/2
Facebook: /TearfundGo /Zoe.Life.SA
Twitter: @TearfundSA @ZoeLifeSA

Frequently Asked Questions

GVT – Frequently Asked Questions – I’m New (I would like to apply to volunteer)
GVT – Frequently Asked Questions – I’m Signed Up