Get involved with the education of local kids in Tanzania!

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The Exchange

We are a local family living in Arusha, north of Tanzania, that works to enhance the quality of life of our community. We focus on improving education of our kids, as one of the biggest concerns of the country is the low rate of children finishing secondary school.We work with five different primary and secondary schools located in the area of Arusha. Volunteers are welcome to our community to support teaching at our schools.


18 hours of help per week

Child Care: Get a new purpose in life educating and caring for children

Teaching Sports: Organize and teach different sports and activities.

Teaching Languages: Give language lessons to guests or local community.

What you get

3 days off per week

Private Room: Have a private room to chill and relax just by yourself.

Breakfast: Get your free breakfast, the most important meal of the day.

Lunch: Free lunch is served y'all, get yours!

Dinner: Have your free dinner before going to bed.

Discounts on Tours: Don’t miss a thing! Get discounts and enjoy your free time.

Free Laundry: There's a special place where all the clothes get cleaned for free.

Free Tours: Don’t miss a thing! Get free tours and explore.

Free Hiking Tours: Keep your feet moving! Get free hiking tours and exercise yourself.

Language lessons: Learn or improve your language skills.

Permaculture Course: Join our permaculture course and learn how to take care of our planet.

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


Intermediate English

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

You will stay with a local family in a little village 15 min away from Arusha.
You will be helping at school in any subject you are good on it, teaching, marking, drawing and whatever can be useful to help the class.
You will be free to do explore and do whatever you will like to do during all the afternoons and also during the weekends.
There are so may things we can arrange to do, like safari, climbing Kilimajaro, go to the hot springs and waterfalls, visit a Masai village or spend time with the kids from school or from the orphanage and everything will be completely up to you.