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Mwanza Orphanage Volunteering Project


Tanzania: Mwanza, Shinyanga

Program Duration

Multiple Year, 9-12 Weeks, 7-12 Months, 5-8 Weeks, 1-2 Years, 2-4 Weeks, 3-6 Months, 1-2 Weeks


  • English
  • Swahili

Cost in US$:

US$ 480 per month

Cost Includes:

  • Excursions
  • Living stipend
  • Food
  • Housing
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support

Program Fees Include:

Food, airport pick-up, accommodation, watchman, water and electricity bills and a small donation to the orphanage

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Childcare & Children
  • English Teaching
  • Youth
  • Youth Development
  • Youth Ministry

This Program is open to

Australian, European, American, Canadian and Asian Participants. This Program is also open to Families, Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Apartment/Flat

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups of 8

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • Other
  • In-Person Interview when Feasible
  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

30 days

Post Services Include

  • Job and Internship Network
  • Re-Entry Debriefing at Home