South Africa Study Abroad

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Work-Immersion in South Africa

Special thanks to our past and current sponsoring agencies for hosting Elon students during their winter term studies in South Africa. Participating agencies have included:

Afrika Ablaze and Glenda Jones Productions
Bonnytown-Place of Safety
Childhood Cancer Foundation South Africa/Tygerberg Hospital
Christine Revell Children’s Home
Democratic Alliance
Ikamva Labantu
Impact Direct Ministries
Independent Electoral Commission
Legal Aid Cape Town
Little Star Educare
Living Hope
Love Life of Langa
Masakani Educare
Medical Research Council Malaria Research Programme (Durban)
Naledi Pottery/Langa Cultural Center
Philani Women’s Empowerment & Employment Center/Child Health & Nutrition Project
Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital/ Friends of the Children's Hospital Association
Sarah Fox Children’s Hospital
Sports Science Institute of South Africa
St. George’s Cathedral
Tygerberg Nature Reserve
Ubuntu Sports Outreach
Western Province Rugby High Performance Center

Members of the public interested in learning more about the agencies above are encouraged to follow the links, where provided, to the agency’s website and to consider making donations to support their work. Elon students interested in pursuing work or volunteering with these agencies should email Dr. Prudence Layne at for more information.


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Prudence Layne, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of English &
Coordinator of African/African-American Studies

2338 Campus Box, Elon, NC 27244
Phone: 336-278-5618 • Fax: 336-278-2014