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Discover Ethiopia and Accomplish Something Unforgettable...

Program Duration

2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks


Ongoing opportunity


As a volunteer in Ethiopia you must:
* Be between 18 and 59 years of age
* Have no major health problems
* Have some skills in special education, music, computers, administration, or grant writing

Please note that this project requires volunteers who are self-starters, who can take part in a flexible schedule, and who can work with minimal supervision.


  • English

Cost in US$:

Join Us Free - Please contact us for more information

Program Fees Include:

* Personal staff support (incl. 24hr/7 day in-country support during your placement)
* Access to any Bamboo volunteer programs over the next 5 years without having to pay another application fee
* Your detailed online Program Guide
* Your Fundraising Guide (incl software)
* and your own personal online journal

The in-country fee covers meals and accommodation during your placement, airport pickup, transport to placement, and supervision, and a direct donation to the project.

You will need to budget for your other expenses like bottled water, personal costs, beverages and entertainment. If you are willing to live on a tight budget you can get by on USD 20 per week. The other costs you will need to meet are your flights, visa, shots, travel insurance, departure tax and your bus trip back to the airport.

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Computer Training
  • English Teaching
  • Music
  • Nutrition
  • Small Business Development
  • Street Children
  • Teaching

Age Range


This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Families, Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Group living

Participants Travel


Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

2-3 days

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network
  • Re-Entry Debriefing at Home