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Best Summer

Written by Shu, our Moshi intern for 3 months  I worked for the Happy Africa Foundation and its partner African Impact in Moshi, Tanzania, and it was the best summer I’ve ever had. It was not only such fun and enjoyable experience, but also a great opportunity to learn about development and NGO management. During

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Life as an intern

Written by our Happy Africa Zanzibar Intern Sarah  Hey everyone, I’ve officially been interning in Zanzibar for about 6 weeks now and still love it! The communities of Jambiani and Kizimkazi are incredibly welcoming and open, and continue to give me so much more than I could have imagined. My first four weeks were spent

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Book, Books and more books!

One of the United Nations Global Goals for sustainable development is to provide a Quality Education. In Zululand we do this in a number of ways, with the main one being Reading Club.  Every week we have up to 100 children who come straight after school to have grammar lessons and to read to our volunteers.

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Shiners Nursery School Says Thank you!

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Women’s Day High Tea Fundraiser for Girl Impact

In aid of our Girl Impact Initiatives  Wednesday 9th August 2pm – 4pm Casa Labia, Muizenberg Featuring local artist Jennifer Eaves   Book your tickets here with your credit/debit card or directly into our bank account via EFT: Bank: Standard Bank Bank address: 77 Main Road, Fish Hoek, 7975 Bank account: The Happy Africa Foundation

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My first week in Cape Town

Written by Taylor Jones The week leading up to my arrival in Cape Town was filled with anxiety. The normal stresses of travel such as what to pack and last minute plannings were present but most of the anxiety came from the unknown of the work I was about to begin. All the previous times

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Saving the Environment, EcoBrick by EcoBrick

Today we celebrate World Environment Day with a focus on our Ecobrick projects in Livingstone, Zambia. An EcoBrick is a plastic bottle stuffed solid with non-biological waste to create a reusable building block. All that is needed to make an EcoBrick is a plastic bottle or container of some sort (including paper / laminate milk cartons) and a stick

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INTERNSHIP SPECIAL OFFER

Get £200* off your NGO Internship with The Happy Africa Foundation If you arrive by 30 June 2017 Join us in either Livingstone (Zambia), Kruger (South Africa), St Lucia (South Africa) or Kilimanjaro (Tanzania)! Contact charnell@africanimpact.com or go to our Internship page for further details *Set conversion on Euro and USD will apply

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Cafe Roux Event

High Tea Fundraiser Tickets Number of Tickets Needed*1 Ticket: R250.00 = £14.502 Tickets: R500.00 = £29.003 Tickets: R750.00 = £43.504 Tickets: R1000.00 = £58.005 Tickets: R1250.00 = £72.50Name* First Last Email* Phone* Sign up to our newsletter Billing Address* Street Address Address Line 2 City State / Province / Region ZIP / Postal Code AfghanistanAlbaniaAlgeriaAmerican
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Meet the Faces of the Foundation – Lisa

Lisa is one of our current Happy Africa Foundation Interns, hailing from Malta. Lisa spent two months in Rural Zululand, St Lucia before coming to Cape Town in January this year.  Before I started my internship in South Africa, I had no idea what to expect or what my role was going to be. I was

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