Volunteer with Bhubesi Pride Foundation

Bhubesi Pride Foundation

North Petherton, United Kingdom, Europe
Bhubesi Pride Foundation assembles teams of committed volunteers to carry out annual rugby coaching expeditions, using the sport as a tool for education and development in Africa.

Women Development

1. Rugby coaches
2. Media Producers

Annually from January to September participating from three weeks to 5 months with an option for a full 7 months participation on application.

3 weeks to 7 months


Meals and bottled water
Initial training
Programme management and logistics
Coaching kit and teamwear
Project related travel within Africa

(N.B.The fee excludes flights, travel insurance, visas and travel medication)

From GP£1,100 to GP£7,000 plus flights to and from Africa, visas, medical insurance costs


Bhubesi Pride Foundation (BPF) assembles qualified and dedicated teams of volunteers (‘Pride’ members) to carry out annual coaching expeditions, supporting rugby and community development in schools and community centres in nine countries across east and southern Africa.

Taking place between January and September every year, we align project activities alongside relevant partners – G4S Africa being an instrumental partner for the Foundation – NGOs, national rugby unions, government departments, international schools and local businesses, bringing added value to relationship and capacity building.

Working in Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Mozambique, Malawi, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia and South Africa, our objectives are as follows:

UNITE communities through rugby, promoting the sport’s values and life skills
EMPOWER and up-skill local staff, nurturing community leaders, male and female, maximising sustainability
INSPIRE long-term developmental outcomes through tangible legacy projects, alongside in-country partners

Before applying please note that volunteers are required to contribute to the cost of participating. Fees are as follows:

£1,100 for 3 weeks,
££1,425 for one month
£2,850 for 2 months
£3,950 for 3 months
£5,495 for 5 months

For shorter, longer or variances, please let us know and we will supply a quotation.

Fees include accommodation, food, in-country travel, training and some team wear. Fees do not include your travel to get to your start point or travel to return home. Fees do not include visas, medical or travel insurance.

Please visit our website to obtain full information before applying.

Up to 5 people

48 Fore Street, North Petherton, Somerset, TA6 6PZ, North Petherton, United Kingdom.

We look for good people! You don't necessarily need a sporting or rugby qualification but a keen interest in using sport as a tool for social change. Visit our website, view our photographs, videos and Blogs to see the great work we do in poor communities throughout East and Southern Africa.

Volunteer coaches, photographer/film makers, from all corners of the world - male and female over the age of 25 as a preference but we also welcome applications from people over the age of 18


What are you waiting for?

We at Bhubesi Pride Foundation would love to hear from you!