Support a community organization in Tanzania



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This listing is a Last minute host. They have let us know that they are looking for help immediately as well as at other times of the year.

 Min stay requested: at least a week

  • Description


    This is a child and youth NGO focused on advocacy and community engagement to support child rights, youth empowerment ,adolescent sexual and reproductive health and entrepreneurship.
    Currently we are have volunteer programs on :

    1.Child protection & participation
    2.Entrepreneurship &business skills (girls drops from secondary and primary schools )
    3.Home based care (education) to children with Autism (Disability)
    4.Street children(outreach)
    5. Help schools to develop learning materials (library and classes)
    6.Painting schools wall or decorate pre classes
    7. Water sanitation and heath in schools (WASH)
    8. Tourism/cultural development(Administration & management in tourism)
    9.Environmental conversation and agribusiness

    We work with public schools (primary and secondary ) in Bukoba ,Kagera Tanzania.
    Bukoba is a beautiful town on Lake Victoria with cool weather and attractive places for tours such as Musila Island, Akiba game reserve, Kabwala beach, Catholic Cathedral.
    The game reserves under scrutiny are Biharamulo (13,00 sq kms), Kimisi (1,026 sq kms) and Burigi Chato National Park is 2,200 sq kms.The wildlife available in there are the lions,leopards,elephants, hipptamus ,giraffes ,buffalos and antelopes among other. The Kagera region located in the northwestern corner of Tanzania where we are nearest with bounders of Uganda,Rwanda and Burundi ,volunteers can get the opportunities visit places. Also we are easily reachable by bus from Kampala,or by flight or both bus and flight from Dar Es Salaam and Mwanza.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Sonstige Arbeiten
    Karitative Arbeiten
    Hilfe bei Kunstprojekten

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    They will make new friendship, visits new historical sites, learn native Tanzanian culture include food, languages, clothing, housing and ceremonies. They might pick up some Swahili! We are working on a new program with traditional dance so volunteers will have some unique opportunities. Volunteers will also have the opportunity to improve their skills related to working with a non-profit such as program development and grant writing. We will be happy to provide letters of recommendation to our volunteers. We organize tour trips with our partners (tour campanies or friends ) to visit national parks,games reserves and other attractive areas

  • Help


    We needs help to prepare fundraising project ( attracting donations, applying for grants to implement project). Work on:
    -Water sanitation and health ( WASH ) project

    -Entrepreneurship and business skills

    -Child protection and participation

    -Inclisive education

    -Youth voice

    Our works focus on field such as training, workshops ,meetings, monitoring, coaching, mentoring and only 35% are the office work.
    Would like volunteers to work with us from one week or longer, preferably one month . We provide office space ,internet ,information on visa processing, information on accomodation, and plenty of amazing experiences!

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English, Swahili

  • Accommodation


    Volunter will be able to stay in the same house where every one has a private room.Mostly we prefers to accomodation 2 workawayer at once.

    Nomarly we take care of the volunteers whenever they are in the home or office with a full 3 meal. Bukoba is rich with natural varieties including vegetables, fish, banana, eggs, potatoes, rice, fruits like avocado, sweet banana, mangoes, pineapples, imported apples and many more. Volunteer /workawayers will be companied to the local market to buy food and prepare as they wish when they are working with us.We are not good financially we are getting help from friends who feel they deserve to help these vulnerable children .Volunteer should contribute some amount to cover food cost USD 4 during is stay in our organization .We provide a sharing kitchen ,also the house have inside bath room and toilet

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    In their days off, volunteers can relax at the beach at Lake Victoria and explore Bukoba. We have a friend who is a guide that can recommend many interesting sights to see! There are cultural attractions and waterfalls among other things. There are also many boda boda (motorbike taxis) to help volunteers get around. There are many sights to see as well as experiencing Tanzania culture! Also you can help children with the gift/present they real need:
    Clothes,Toys,Games, used bicycles, computers,exercise books, painting colours for children to draw(eg crayons), Books,first aid kit,anything that you see will helpful the children will accept it thanks.
    Karibu sana ! Hakuna Matata!

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 347836742569