Build and Paints our school for the safety of poor kids in rural Tanzania

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The Exchange

We need volunteers to join us in our building projects and also painting and decorating the buildings. Helping also with some chores at the construction site and make gardens to make the place beautiful, nice looking and attractive.


Title

20 hours of help per week

Arts: Help with painting, graffiti, sculpting or drawing.

Painting & Decorating: Help with painting or decorating the property facilities.

Handyman: Help with a wide range of repairs or building.

Gardening: Help grow plants and cultivate gardens


What you get

2 days off per week

Shared Dorm: You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.

Breakfast: You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.

Lunch: You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.

Dinner: You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.

Free Tours: We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!

Language lessons: Take free language classes at our place.

Certificate: Get a certificate of completion after you finish your experience.


Requirements

Beginner English or Beginner English

Between 18 and 80 years old

Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs


What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa


Program Details

A. We host volunteers at our volunteers' house.
B. Each volunteer participating in our program contribute USD $45.00 weekly as his/her contribution for program support to help us cover house maintenance, electricity, gas and cooking water costs.
C. Airport pick up is arranged for USD $50 or €50 which is for drop in and off (two trips).
D. Donation package: is given by the volunteer to advance this project but it is not compulsory.
E. You will get free of charge three (3) delicious Tanzanian meals and a small plate of fresh fruits daily.
F. Breakfast and Lunch are provided at school and dinner at our volunteers’ house.
G. We strongly ask our volunteers to buy the Business Visa but, we can accept to receive a person with a tourist Visa here after discussing some terms on this in advance.
WELCOME!


Activities & Shift

See Description


Rules

There will be an introductory seminar to culture as we are in a rural areas where there is a lot taboos.
We will train our volunteers on attire and how to live with the villagers.
Remark: In booking the flights to come remember to tell your agent that the last Airport for you to meet us is Mwanza Airport in Mwanza city so that the agent may see how to connect flights during booking.