We seek textbooks assistance at our secondary school located in Mwanza city, Tanzania,East Africa




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    I am the headmaster at the secondary school , located in Mwanza city- Tanzania, the school has both sex so it is a core education school,the school consists of more than one thousand and fifty four students as well as 40 teachers

    We have students who pursue arts and science subjects,we are near the lake Victoria ,rocks and good environment with lots of beach attraction. SANANE island also is available in this town which has some animals as well, also you will get time to visit.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Charity Work
    Art Projects
    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Farmstay help
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    cultural exchange and language practice,there are many traditional will learn here in Tanzania like traditional dancing,swahili language, drinks, wearing style,local food ,also will learn new experience from us , hope will be very nice moment for them.

    Also we offer the following awards to volunteers at the end;
    1.Certificate of appreciation
    2. Certificate of volunteering
    3.Volunteering recommendation letter(on request)

  • Help


    We need volunteers to help us in collecting textbooks as we have a severe scarcity of books to be used by the students as well as teachers,this makes poor learning environment to our students hence poor academic performance,Our students are very passionate to learn,read books and see their dreams come true ,We are looking for volunteers to assist us in designing project proposals and submit them to donors for the purpose of getting the school with textbooks,volunteers may also support us directly it depends on their ability.

    Therefore we are interested with people who will help us in that area while experiencing cultural exchange with our society,also they can teach science subjects like physics,chemistry,biology and Basic mathematics,as well as English language subject, help in gardening and other work such as gardening design at the school, sports,developing talents,building, computer training, and many other different works according to volunteers wish and ability.

    By this case we welcome volunteers of different skills to work with us.we don't pay visa,after landing in Dar es salaam volunteers will have to pick a bus at famous Bus terminal station called Ubungo in Dar es salaam City to Mwanza,where I will be there to pick them,it may take 16 to 17 hours,the costs is 45,000/= to 50,000/=(Tanzanian shillings) the transport charges varies depending to the region your journey begins.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Swahili (Kiswahili): Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Family host,schools house at this volunteers will stay for free, but our food is local(African natural food) ,they can share with us,also we consider peoples interest like vegan,vegetarian among others,the area has variety of natural fruits and vegetable and so many things we eat here is fresh,tasty and delicious,volunteers are allowed to cook (no unnecessary restrictions)if they will want to change food ,volunteers are allowed to buy food of their own interest if they wish.we have clean and safe water,also electricity supply service do not hesitate about charging your device

    Our place is safe and secured.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    volunteers can get time to visit different places, after school time,or finish work ,there is a beautiful lake Victoria near the place,also a nice game reserve called Sanane Island ,Sukuma tribe museum where they will observe fantastic local traditional dances as well as the SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK as its close to our region.Your most welcome.

  • 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

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

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

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