Come let's build more libraries for African Children, Ghana

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Ghana

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 Min stay requested: at least a week

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  • Description

    Description

    Kafui is a young and amazing Ghanaian who likes to meet new people as he journeys to build 10 libraries each year across Africa to uplift children in very remote communities who are denied Quality education. He is the founder of the place.

    This is a registered nonprofit he founded in Ghana which currently impacts over 15,000 children across Africa with his innovative rural library building project. Within 3 years of initiation, we have built 25 innovative rural libraries spread across the country.

    My burning desire is for every child to experience the full blessings that comes with reading Books.

    We're just getting started, you have a part to play in this as well.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Charity Work
    Art Projects
    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    Teaching
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Farmstay help
    Babysitting and creative play
    Help around the house
    Hospitality/Tourism
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Because we present each volunteer with a special field experience and opportunity to touch a life and help children to see the light.

    Since 2013, all our volunteers work with much passion because we give them the right tools, experiences, and fun trips whenever needed.

    We have won several Awards because of the great teamwork to achieve and make an impact together.

    I love to meet new people and I'm simply the friend you will want to always speak to.

    Our team is specially positioned and trained o make sure you feel at home even as you volunteer.

    Ghana is considered one of the leading African countries in tourism, I will also share my library building strategy and other cultural experiences with all. Volunteers will also have the opportunity to learn our local languages and dances and as well visit very exciting places here.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Help

    Help

    We currently collect used books from friends and family, raise funds and build small but well equipped libraries for the most poorest communities in Africa and we need volunteers to support is working with our already running 8 libraries and also help is build new ones.

    General library keeping, where volunteers will help children in the library to read and write English, teach kids how to be creative and smart in problem solving as well as playing with them.

    Library building, we also will need volunteers to help is raise funds, collect gently used books, and join us paint and build wooden shelves in our new libraries.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    Ewe: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    French: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We have a two bedroom with washroom, kitchen and porch for volunteers. Consistent electricity and water.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Volunteers are always happy to visit me in Ghana because I have all the time to take them round and introduce them to special cultural festivals here.
    We visit the waterfalls, climb mountains, ride bicycle, swim and a lot more trilling activities.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • Can possibly accept pets

    Can possibly accept pets

    This host has said they are willing to accept those travelling with a pet.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4 hours a day, 3 days a week- max 15 hours- no food


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