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in Hout Bay

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Discover rewarding volunteer oppourtunies in Cape Town and connect with local leaders and non-profit organzations making a positive impact in your community. Design your own volunteer experience and join a community of like-minded individuals who are care about social impact. Join Help Hout Bay today to make a difference in your neighbouhood! 

DIRECTORY OF ORGANISATIONS

Discover the organisations making a difference in your neighbourhood. Look for the cause you care about most and click to get a list of charities you can get involved in.

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education &skills development

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Service 1

A short paragraph describing exactly what this service offers and how it helps clients. This is your chance to convince the visitor that your business is the right choice for them.

Service 2

A short paragraph describing exactly what this service offers and how it helps clients. This is your chance to convince the visitor that your business is the right choice for them.

Service 3

A short paragraph describing exactly what this service offers and how it helps clients. This is your chance to convince the visitor that your business is the right choice for them.

Service 2

A short paragraph describing exactly what this service offers and how it helps clients. This is your chance to convince the visitor that your business is the right choice for them.

Service 3

A short paragraph describing exactly what this service offers and how it helps clients. This is your chance to convince the visitor that your business is the right choice for them.

A Title to Turn the Visitor Into a Lead

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health & rehabilitation

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Service 1

A short paragraph describing exactly what this service offers and how it helps clients. This is your chance to convince the visitor that your business is the right choice for them.

Service 2

A short paragraph describing exactly what this service offers and how it helps clients. This is your chance to convince the visitor that your business is the right choice for them.

Service 3

A short paragraph describing exactly what this service offers and how it helps clients. This is your chance to convince the visitor that your business is the right choice for them.

A Title to Turn the Visitor Into a Lead

This is your chance to emphasize why the visitor should contact you right now.

animals & environmental conservation

Join the movement towards a greener and more sustainable Hout Bay! With so many wonderful organizations working towards animal welfare, environmental sustainability, and community development, there’s no shortage of ways you can get involved. Help Keep Hout Bay Beautiful by joining a beach clean-up or supporting local eco-initiatives with Thrive Hout Bay. If you’re passionate about animal welfare, consider volunteering with Animal Lifeline or Claws and Paws Rescue to help rescue and re-home pets in need. You can also make a difference in the lives of at-risk youth by volunteering with The Underdog Project. And for those who want to help preserve the natural and cultural heritage of the area, join the Hout Bay and Llandudno Heritage Trust. These are just a few of the amazing organizations in Hout Bay that you can support. 

 

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Keep Hout Bay Beautiful

Keep Hout Bay Beautiful has a mission to maintain and enhance the environmental health of Hout Bay by improving the physical and visual appearance of the area for the whole community. 

As a volunteer, you will have the opportunity to contribute to the preservation and protection of our natural environment, while also making a positive impact in your community. Join Keep Hout Bay Beautiful and be part of the movement towards a cleaner and greener future.

Animal Lifeline

Looking for an animal organization to volunteer with? Consider Animal Lifeline, a non-profit group in Hout Bay that is dedicated to reuniting lost and found animals with their owners. By using the power of social media, Animal Lifeline has been able to successfully bring countless animals back to their homes. 

By volunteering with this organization, you can help make a difference in the lives of our furry friends and assist in keeping the community’s animals safe.

 

Hout Bay Seal Rescue

Looking to help out with animal rescue and rehabilitation efforts in Hout Bay? Consider volunteering with Hout Bay Seal Rescue! Their mission is to intervene when seals are in distress, rescuing injured, sick, or orphaned seals and rehabilitating them before releasing them back into their natural environment.

Your time and effort can make a real difference in the lives of these animals, and help maintain the natural balance of Hout Bay’s ecosystem.

Claws and Paws Rescue

Looking to make a difference in the lives of animals in need? Claws and Paws Rescue is the perfect place to start. As a volunteer, you’ll work with a team dedicated to rescuing and rehoming pets in the Hout Bay community. With your help, these animals can find loving homes and live happy lives. Plus, by volunteering with Claws and Paws Rescue, you’ll be supporting a compassionate and caring organization that is making a real difference in the lives of animals. Join the team today and be a part of something truly special!

The Underdog Project

Looking to make a difference in the lives of both animals and at-risk teenagers in your community? Consider volunteering with The Underdog Project! This incredible organization focuses on training shelter and rescue dogs to improve their chances of adoption, while also helping at-risk teenagers to develop valuable life skills and overcome social and emotional challenges.

By volunteering with The Underdog Project, you’ll have the opportunity to make a meaningful impact on the lives of both dogs and teenagers in need, all while building your own skills and making a positive difference in your community.

Thrive Hout Bay

Looking to make a difference in the environment and improve the sustainability of your community? Thrive Hout Bay may be the perfect organization for you to volunteer with. Their focus on local food gardens and waste minimization is just the start of their mission to unite communities in Hout Bay through environmental awareness projects. By encouraging individuals to make a difference,

Thrive Hout Bay provides sustainable solutions to the issues threatening the environment. Join their team of dedicated volunteers and help enhance your community’s life and the environment around it.

Sentinel Ocean Alliance

Sentinel Ocean Alliance is a nonprofit organization dedicated to creating ocean-based opportunities and providing environmental education for the youth of South Africa’s coastal communities. By fostering a love and understanding of the ocean, Sentinel Ocean Alliance empowers the next generation to become stewards of our planet.

Volunteers have the opportunity to get involved with beach clean-ups, marine conservation efforts, and community outreach programs that inspire positive change. Join Sentinel Ocean Alliance today and make a real difference in protecting our oceans and marine life for generations to come!

Domestic Animal Rescue Group (DARG)

Looking to make a difference in the lives of previously abused and neglected cats and dogs? Look no further than DARG, the Domestic Animal Rescue Group. Their mission is to rescue, care for, sterilize, and re-home cats and dogs in need, providing them with the care and attention they deserve.

By volunteering with DARG, you can make a meaningful impact in the lives of these furry friends and help create a brighter future for them. Join the team at DARG and become a part of a community that is dedicated to improving the lives of animals in need.

Hout Bay Recycling

As a volunteer for Friends of the Rivers of Hout Bay, you can actively contribute to promoting biodiversity in the region. By encouraging the natural state of our river system, we can uncover dormant local seed banks, prevent future flooding, and provide natural filtration systems, all while providing healthy leisure spaces and educational opportunities for the community and visitors to the Hout Bay Valley. Help Out and make a positive impact on the environment and the lives of those in our community.

Grow Well - Siyakhula

Would you like to get involved with an organization that’s dedicated to connecting children to nature? Consider volunteering with Grow Well – Siyakhula. Their mission is to plant seeds of hope and endless possibilities by connecting as many children as possible back to nature. Through their programs, they aim to foster a love for the outdoors and encourage children to explore the world around them.

As a volunteer, you can help make a difference by sharing your knowledge and passion for nature with young minds, and helping to create a brighter future for our planet.

Junk Stars

Keen to make a positive impact on the environment? Look no further than Junk Stars, an organization dedicated to promoting environmental awareness through their innovative ‘redeemable tokens for recyclable waste’ scheme. By incentivizing the recycling of waste, Junk Stars is not only helping to reduce waste in local communities, but also encouraging individuals to take an active role in protecting the environment. Join the Junk Stars team today and start making a difference in your community!

Envirochild

If you’re passionate about environmental sustainability and education, consider volunteering with Envirochild. As an “umbrella” organization, they facilitate various green development projects in Hout Bay and surrounding areas, encouraging sustainable practices and education. Join their mission to make a positive impact on the environment and community through volunteering opportunities that align with your values.

 

Hout Bay and Llandudno Heritage Trust

If you’re passionate about preserving Hout Bay and Llandudno’s natural and cultural heritage, consider volunteering with the Hout Bay and Llandudno Heritage Trust. This organization works to conserve the unique history and natural beauty of the area for future generations to enjoy.

By volunteering with the Heritage Trust, you’ll have the opportunity to contribute to a variety of projects, such as preserving historic buildings and landmarks, protecting natural habitats, and promoting sustainable tourism. Join the team and help preserve the area’s rich heritage for years to come!

Protect the planet and save our animals.

Contact us to see how you can Help Out.

sports & recreation

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Service 1

A short paragraph describing exactly what this service offers and how it helps clients. This is your chance to convince the visitor that your business is the right choice for them.

Service 2

A short paragraph describing exactly what this service offers and how it helps clients. This is your chance to convince the visitor that your business is the right choice for them.

Service 3

A short paragraph describing exactly what this service offers and how it helps clients. This is your chance to convince the visitor that your business is the right choice for them.

A Title to Turn the Visitor Into a Lead

This is your chance to emphasize why the visitor should contact you right now.

crime prevention & emergency support

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Service 1

A short paragraph describing exactly what this service offers and how it helps clients. This is your chance to convince the visitor that your business is the right choice for them.

Service 2

A short paragraph describing exactly what this service offers and how it helps clients. This is your chance to convince the visitor that your business is the right choice for them.

Service 3

A short paragraph describing exactly what this service offers and how it helps clients. This is your chance to convince the visitor that your business is the right choice for them.

A Title to Turn the Visitor Into a Lead

This is your chance to emphasize why the visitor should contact you right now.

arts & music

Use the artConsider volunteering with one of Hout Bay’s amazing arts and music charities! The Denis Goldberg House of Hope provides access to art, dance, music, and other activities for children and youth through an innovative arts and culture education centre. The Amoyo Foundation offers after school and weekend performing arts training to over 150 impoverished children. Lalela provides educational arts for at-risk youth to spark creative thinking and awaken the entrepreneurial spirit. And the Harvest Youth Project creates opportunities and training in the Visual and Performing Arts sectors in Hout Bay to inspire youth from disenfranchised communities. Join one of these amazing organizations and help inspire and empower the next generation of artists while building community and fostering creativity. Explore your options and find the perfect fit for you today!

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Kronendal Music Academy

Join the Kronendal Music Academy and help make a difference in the lives of children in Hout Bay. As a volunteer, you’ll have the opportunity to enable children to explore their creativity and confidence through access to music and musical instruments.

By developing their dignity and resilience, you’ll be helping to create community cohesion and build a stronger, more vibrant Hout Bay. Take the first step and get involved today!

Intle Art

Intel Art is dedicated to supporting aspiring young artists in Hout Bay by providing opportunities for them to develop their artistic and entrepreneurial skills. Through the production and sale of their artwork, these talented individuals can build a brighter future for themselves and their community.

If you’re passionate about supporting the arts and empowering young people, get in touch with Intel Art to find out how you can help make a difference.

Denis Goldberg House of Hope

Unlock your creativity and make a difference in the lives of children and youth by volunteering at Denis Goldberg House of Hope. Through an innovative arts and culture education center, we provide access to art, dance, music, and other activities that empower and inspire young people. Join us in our mission to foster creativity, education, and cultural awareness in our community.

Amoyo Foundation

Empower young talents and make a difference in their lives by joining the Amoyo Foundation’s after-school and weekend performing arts training program.

Help provide access to dance, acting, and singing training for over 150 underprivileged children and become a part of their journey towards success.

Lalela

Discover opportunities to support at-risk youth through educational arts with Lalela. Help spark creative thinking and awaken the entrepreneurial spirit of young people in need by volunteering your time and skills with our organization. Join us in making a positive impact in the lives of those who are most vulnerable and help shape a brighter future for all.

Harvest Youth Project

Looking for a way to share your love of the arts and make a positive impact in the lives of disadvantaged youth? Look no further than Harvest Youth Project! As a volunteer with our organization, you’ll become part of a passionate community dedicated to creating opportunities and providing training in the Visual and Performing Arts sectors in Hout Bay. Together, we can ignite creativity, build confidence, and help shape a brighter future for our community.

Hout Bay Music Project Trust

Bring the joy of music to disadvantaged children by volunteering with the Hout Bay Music Project Trust. As a volunteer, you’ll help provide daily opportunities for children to come together and experience the transformative power of music. Join us in our mission to inspire and enrich the lives of the next generation through the universal language of music.

Inspire through art and music

This is your chance to Help Out

poverty alleviation & social development

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Service 1

A short paragraph describing exactly what this service offers and how it helps clients. This is your chance to convince the visitor that your business is the right choice for them.

Service 2

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Service 3

A short paragraph describing exactly what this service offers and how it helps clients. This is your chance to convince the visitor that your business is the right choice for them.

A Title to Turn the Visitor Into a Lead

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food security

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Service 2

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Service 3

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Welcome to Help Hout Bay

The aim of this website is to help people who wish to give their time or resources find charitable organisations operating in Hout Bay.

Find a worthy cause

Your time and skills are among the most valuable things you can give to a charitable enterprise. Many of the non-profit organisations in Hout Bay are run entirely by volunteers but their work brings immeasurable benefits to the community.

Organisations

Find out more about the organisations in Hout Bay that could really do with a helping hand.

Volunteer

Choose an organisation that really appeals to you and best matches the time you have available and the skills you have to offer.

Directory of NGOs

This list is not meant for volunteering purposes as many of these organisations cannot use volunteers.

Featured Organisations

Each month we feature 4 organisations that you may be interested in volunteering for or donating to. Please click on the logos for more information about them.