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NGO Arusha, Tanzania

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Building and Construction Projects in Arusha Tanzania.

Top Host
This host receives lots of worldpackers and has a high average rating, being recognized by the community as a Top Host.
Help a sustainable project
This host contributes to building a better and more sustainable future for all!
Higher chance of approval
This host has recently approved volunteers and is looking for more applications.
Immerse yourself in the local culture
15 travelers recommend this host for those looking for a local cultural immersion
Make a real social impact
14 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 day
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Teaching Sports
Teach or help guests or local communities practice a new sport.
Teaching Languages
Teach a language to guests or local communities.
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.
Pick Up
We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.
Language lessons
Take free language classes at our place.
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

Use all your practical skills for a good cause! Construction work projects in Tanzania need the helping hands of volunteers to provide support to locals. A natural talent for practical work, a positive attitude and hands-on mentality is all that's needed! Spend your time abroad building schools in Tanzania for those in need, or help to renovate community buildings, hospitals and classrooms. A truly unique way to learn about a foreign culture.

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Additional Fee Required

We charge a daily fee of USD 10 to cover expenses like food and accommodation with host families :)


  • Beginner English and Beginner English
  • Between 18 and 79 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

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5 Reviews


Host & Team


Hours & Tasks




Learning & Fun


How this experience will transform you

15 Immersing in the local culture

14 Creating true social impact

14 Meeting locals

13 Developing social awareness

13 Meeting international travelers

10 Get in touch with nature



I had a great experience overall. Congepta and her family are absolutely amazing and I felt like home with them. I had the chance to take part in different projects and meet very nice people, and I really liked being with the children. Their energy is amazing 😍 There are little things that need to improve regarding organisation, especially at the library, but the rest was very enjoyable. I really recommend to everyone. I will have a hard time when I leave because I lived many beautiful experiences. Asanteni sana to everyone! Nakupenda! ❤️

6 months ago



Going to Arusha was one of the most incredible experiences of my life! Marko is really nice and helpful! My host family was the best, I was provided with good food and safe facilities to stay in. Being around the children was really good and that area really needs more volunteers to help! I wish I'd stayed longer, two weeks was not enough.

6 months ago



If you want to meet people and have fun this is your place. Thankyou Marko, Samson, Conjepta and lolita for making me feel like home. I had the opportunity of doing a lot of things not only in one place and that was cool, the library was the best place to teach and the orphanage the best place to give and receive love. Asante sana Rafiki. Now I have a familia in Arusha!

7 months ago



Going to Africa to volunteer with the organization org has been one of the best experiences in my life. I can't thank enough for everything, there are so many things you can choose to do that you can have multiple experiences in schools, projects, teaching, etc. Marko is an amazing person to work with who is always there when I need it working until the end with us for the kids, the host family was very nice and welcoming. I feel very grateful for find this NGO, meeting Marko, all the kids, the host family, the volunteers and all the people who are like family. Asante Sana love you all ❤🇹🇿

8 months ago



My experience as a volunteer with the the organization was amazing. I have no words. My host family (conjepta and her sisters and mother) was amazing and i felt at home form the beginning. They were really friendly and caring and the best cookers ever. The school (sammena school) was amazing. I love every moment at the school with the kids and the teacher. I really recommend it

10 months ago

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