TANZANIA: Youth Support Volunteer Work

Tanzania Youth Volunteer Work
Tanzania Youth Volunteer Work

Join our Tanzania Youth volunteer work and help motivate young people through education and skills development. By equipping Tanzanian youth with the skills and confidence to make good decisions, we’re preparing them and Tanzania for a brighter future.

The current education system has not been working in their favor with many students lacking a basic level of education. This is due to poor resources and limited access to trained teachers, among others. You’ll assist with various activities that empower the youth including English lessons and debate sessions to improve their confidence.

This youth empowerment volunteer program in Tanzania helps vulnerable youth gain skills to find decent work in Tanzania’s modern economy. Go Volunteer Africa expose youth to integrated life skills, entrepreneurship, and occupational health and safety information. Youth also receive career guidance and take study tours to local entrepreneurs and agribusinesses.

PROJECT HIGHLIGHTS:

  • You can help with Sports coaching program
  • You can get involved in the Music, dance and drama program
  • You can volunteer as an arts and crafts projects trainer
  • You can volunteer on an Income generating ventures (business training)
  • You can volunteer with Micro-finance projects

Our main goal with this project is to bring skills, knowledge and resources in the area to empower the youth and improve their living standards. If you are looking at making a positive impact in the lives of poor youth in Africa, our youth empowerment volunteer project in Tanzania is the perfect program for you. There is no better way to make an impact on the world tomorrow than to help the youth of today.

PROJECT LOCATION:

Arusha is a city in north eastern Tanzania and the capital of the Arusha Region, located at the base of volcanic Mt. Meru. It’s a gateway to safari destinations and to Africa’s highest peak, 5,895m Mt. Kilimanjaro, lying some 100 kilometers northeast. To the west lies Serengeti National Park, home to wildlife including lions, rhinoceros, giraffes and leopards.

ARRIVAL & AIRPORT PICKUP:

After you have booked and confirmed your placement, please book your flights to arrive at Kilimanjaro International Airport in Arusha City. A member of staff from our local partner organization from Arusha will meet you on arrival at Airport. This airport services numerous international carriers. Tanzania has good connections to destinations throughout Europe, the Asia- Pacific region, USA and Africa.

ORIENTATION:

Orientation and Placement will be done the next day. The volunteer guest house or host family will be your base for volunteering while living in Tanzania.

PROGRAM DETAILS

Through our Youth Empowerment projects, we aim to enhance the physical, social and emotional development of youth in Africa. A number of projects are established including but not limited to: youth leadership training, Sports Program and Music, dance and drama, youth arts and crafts projects, income generating ventures, Micro-finance projects and so many other projects meant to empower the youth in Africa.

As a youth empowerment volunteer in Tanzania you may help in many ways, experience traditional Tanzanian life and participate in daily activities such as: youth micro-finance project, games and sports coaching, health awareness workshops, mentoring workshops, business mentoring, computer training, vocational skills and so many other activities.

The program is a unique volunteer opportunity to observe the process of how Tanzania youth are working on improving their livelihoods. In addition, volunteers can also participate in teaching at a local school, construction, assisting in the setting up vegetable gardens, youth health talks and so many other activities.

All of our projects need volunteers who can bring new ideas, work with minimal supervision, and have a positive, self-starting attitude. The organization does not need just young volunteers, but older people with business skills and experience. They need those who can sort out bookwork and apply for grants.

We help the youth to establish savings groups to build their financial literacy skills and practice saving. So as a volunteer in Tanzania, whether you want to get involved with youth education, outreach, athletic programs, or youth entrepreneurial projects, there are numerous opportunities to volunteer abroad with youth. Go Volunteer Africa, is the largest and the leading top rated volunteer and travel organization in Africa. We are an indigenous organization and we offer professional and excellent local knowledge at the most affordable rates.

This Tanzania Youth Volunteer Work project aims to empower the local children youth of Tanzania through various empowerment activities. You can combine this project with other community service projects in Biharamulo. If you are looking for a volunteer project with a difference, then join meaningful affordable volunteer projects in Tanzania.

This Tanzania Youth Volunteer Work is unique as its combine volunteering, fun, adventure and trekking, you will need to be in good shape to participate. On the weekends you are encouraged to explore the country with friends you make on the program, and our representatives are available to give travel advice and make bookings for you.

PROGRAM FACTS:

Availability: Project open all year round
Duration: Minimum 1 week commitment
Age Limits: Minimum 18yrs or older
Dates: Flexible start and end dates
Arrival dates: One day before the start date
Airport Arrival: Airport pickup, meet and greet by GVA partner representative
Working Days:  Monday – Friday – 5 days a week, 3-5 hours in a day
Weekends:  Travel / Sightseeing NOT included in program cost
Accommodation: Host Family or volunteer house
Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner daily
Support: Pre-departure guide, In-country staff available 24/7
Location:  Arusha
Language: English

PROGRAM FEE: (USD$)

1 Week
$260
Inclusions & Exclusions
Project Orientation
Accommodation
3 Meals Daily
Airport Pickup
In-country Support
Flights
Visas
Insurance
Personal Expenses
Airport Drop Off (Can be arranged on reuqest)
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2 Weeks
$360
Inclusions & Exclusions
Project Orientation
Accommodation
3 Meals a day
Airport pickup
In-country Support
Flights
Visas
Insurance
Personal Expenses
Airport Drop off (Can be arranged upon request)
Apply Now
Any Extra Week
$100
Inclusions & Exclusions
Project Orientation
Accommodation
3 Meals a Day
Airport Pickup
In-country Support
Flights
Visas
Insurance
Personal Expenses
Airport Drop off (Can be arranged upon request)
Apply Now

APPLICATION & PLACEMENT BOOKING FEE:

Please Note: An application and placement booking fee of $180 is charged over and above the program fee as an application payment to secure your placement. 

The fee covers: Administration Costs, Placement Booking & Confirmation, Pre-departure support & documentation, 24-hour international HQ back-up. Have an inquiry? Contact Us