Volunteer project fees

What is included

  • Airport transfers to and from Cape Town International Airport on arrival and departure
  • Full orientation programme
  • Full board and lodging at the homestay including 3 meals a day
  • On-the-ground assistance from local project managers and site mentors
  • Any residue besides the small fee added to the financing, is imploded into the Dreamcatcher Foundation Development programme, to support our projects including funding of items such as medical supplies, building materials, equipment and supplies, school and teaching and sporting resources and even create work in the local community. These fees can also be used to buy vehicles, equipment and even new housing for volunteers in order to expand the project.
  • Dreamcatcher has a long history of accountability and outcomes based development.

What is excluded

  • Personal travel and medical insurance for the duration of the placement which must include cover for repatriation
  • Flights to Cape Town
  • All items of a personal nature – curios, gifts, clothing
  • Email/internet and all telephone calls
  • Soft drinks, wines and spirits
  • All visas for border crossings if appropriate
  • Any excursions over and above the planned itinerary in Cape Town (see above). For example volunteers may wish to travel down the Garden Route, to see the ostriches or visit the Wild Life ranch etc. The local project managers can help plan these for you in conjunction with Dreamcatcher with who they are in constant contact.