Claim Victory started back in 1999, when Frans Bezuidenhout saw the need for international volunteers at several NPO organizations in and around the Cape Town area. He wanted to give the much needed support these organizations needed, without them losing the identity of their establishments.
Today Claim Victory places over 400 international volunteers on a yearly basis, all over Namibia & South Africa, providing placement opportunities in 8 out of the 9 provinces in South Africa & the majority of Namibia.

Claim Victory offers the following services:

  • Volunteering in social or animal fields (All-inclusive packages)

  • Internships (Teaching & Veterinary practical opportunities for University students)

  • Travel & tour packages (South Africa & Namibia)



We offer the following social volunteering opportunities:

  • Sports driven (Surf education, sports development, outdoor education etc.)

  • Children’s Homes

  • Safe havens for babies

  • HIV rehabilitation programs

  • Children’s hospitals

  • Crèche/Kindergartens

  • Community development

  • After school programs


  • Animal sanctuaries (Cheetahs, Baboons, Monkeys etc.) (Animal specific)

  • Big 5 Game reserves

  • Research driven projects

  • Marine conservation

  • Shark projects

  • Zoological facilities

General information: Volunteering

Duration of volunteering:
Animal projects: 2 – 12 weeks
Social projects: 2 weeks – 12 months

If staying longer than 3 months, a volunteer Visa will be required, we assist you through the whole process and provide documentation required. Unfortunately, you will have to apply for the Visa in your own personal capacity in the country you reside in.
If staying less than 3 months you may enter South Africa as a tourist.


South Africa