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Community Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

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Get involved with youth and teach them music lessons

Higher chance of approval
This host has recently approved volunteers and is looking for more applications.
Connect with the locals
12 travelers recommend this host to have close contact with locals
Make a real social impact
11 travelers really felt their social impact working with this host
Needs help immediately
Accepts couples and pairs of volunteers
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What you offer


Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Help with painting, graffiti, sculpting or drawing.
Perform to entertain guests, children or local communities.
Tour Guide
Organize and lead tours around the city.
Party Promoter
Help organise and promote parties and social activities.
Additional Fee
This host charges a fee in addition to the cost of the Worldpackers annual plan.
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What you get


Days off per week
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
Private Room
You will have a bed in a private room. In other words, a room just for you.
Shared Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.
You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.
Discounts on Tours
Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.
Discounts on Accommodation
Get discounts for your stay in other hostels.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Free Tours
We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!
Free Hiking Tours
We’ll take you on excursions and hikes around town. For free!
Language lessons
Take free language classes at our place.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Get a certificate of completion after you finish your experience.
Get help from the Worldpackers support team in case you need it, at any point of your trip.
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The Experience

Music lesson is another opportunity found in Samaritan Education Centre Volunteers and our music teacher have regular classes for youth who have interest with music. At the moment we have two kinds of instruments ( Piano and Guitar) which are used respectively during this lessons It is an opportunity for anyone who wish to share his/her skills in Music with this group because it's a great adventure since they are eager to learn from you

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Additional Fee Required

IMPORTANT INFORMATION • Samaritan Education Centre open doors to any volunteer who wish to join us at any time through out the year. Your stay at the host family will cost you $10 per day to provide you with three meals per day , Accommodation and to Support Our Charity Project. Most volunteers Stay between 2 weeks and 3 month


  • Intermediate English or Intermediate Spanish
  • Over 18 years old
  • Accepts solo applications and also couples and pairs

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Stay at least
2 weeks
Stay up to
3 months

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19 Reviews


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Hours & Tasks




Learning & Fun


How this experience will transform you

12 Meeting locals

11 Immersing in the local culture

11 Creating true social impact

8 Developing social awareness

8 Practicing English

7 Meeting international travelers

United States


Had an amazing time here! The house and living space is very nice, clean and comfortable. The school is amazing! The kids are super excited to learn! The whole thing was a really unique and impactful experience.

3 months ago



This is a family. You will enter a real deep cultural profound experience. Will interact with locals and teach others, providing useful knowledges for them to grow and create a bigger impact in society. They really do need your help. If you arrive with motivation to make the difference, you will have plenty of activities to do. Emmanuel is a unique and kind host, get ready to arrive home.

Check my Instagram to see: indisciplinada_mente

3 months ago



It was great. Best aspects were clarly Emma's flexibility, his immense effort to help us in everything we need and his open posture to accept ideas for the school. OTOH some aspects can be improved to get the most of volunteers´presence there. Also during our stay, there was a very negative situation in which I hope Emma will try to prevent it from happening again. To sum up, I´m very happy with the experience since it made me feel part of Emma´s family and Chamazi, among the 8 volunteers we made a great group and if you go with own initiative you can do lot of good.
Open to any doubt :)

3 months ago

Emmanuel replied

Thank you Mr Carlos for your feedback and I appreciate your point of views. Because I had a big group of volunteers ( 8Volunteers) was difficult to manage all by my self, I trusted friends and gave them opportunity to youth to get involved with our volunteers and teach our culture, traditional and showing around in the city, and getting our volunteer s immersed in our culture.
Unfortunately they were not good friends they just pretended they were good but they caused problems to our volunteers at the end. I will take your advice very positively and situation like this will not happen again. Now everything is going well and I manage the school, accommodation and trusted people around our project.

Thank you



I had a great time at samaritans, I think it’s a very good project for the kids in the community and Emma and his family are good hearted people, they made me feel at home.
I liked Emma's way of relating to the children a lot, he’s very patient and you can tell that he enjoys what he does, also mama Britty’s food is delicious.
I definitely recommend this experience.

7 months ago



Emmanuel is a very hospitable person. He ensured as much as possible that I have a comfortable and enjoyable stay.

11 months ago

Emmanuel replied

Thank you MOHANAD i wish you all the best

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