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Build a Dream Education nd Learning Center in the Slum Area of Dar es Salaama

World, Africa, Tanzania, Dar es Salaam

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About the workproject

We need 6 volunteers

My name is Omary I'm 27 years and here is our story. Maliasili is a slum area in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania and it is where I call our sweet home. Poverty has always been the biggest struggle in this neighborhood of about 500 adult residents. Who can change the situation?Our watoto ('children' in Swahili), our future.

About the host

Omary (27)

Host since

2020

Languages

English

When you come to our volunteering you will have the opportunity to learn Swahili, to help communities, to travel. we will also help you budget travel for those who need it and find a cheap company for them. Also the smaller ones given the much smaller ones we welcome all. mamacentertza.

Last seen online

5 months ago

My name is Omary I'm 27 years and here is our story. Maliasili is a slum area in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania and it is where I call our sweet home. I'm not children

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Work to be done

  • construction
  • help in the house
  • teaching projects
  • maintenance tasks
  • tourist support
  • eco projects
  • charity work
  • art projects
  • computer help
  • internet support
  • child care / au pair
  • hostel support

Expected workhours

  • 5 hours a day
  • 5 days a week

Work exchange deal

  • shared room, motor home

Ildren' in Swahili), our future.
However, due to the lack of capitals and resources, many of our children unfortunately do not have the opportunity of early education. In fact, among about 300 children in the community, only approximately 50 are sent to nurseries nearby at the moment. Without being educated in a nursery, a child will later face difficulties of getting into a primary school (due to the large number of children enrolling in primary schools here every year, the schools can refuse to receive children who did not received early education). This means, he/she may completely lose the chance of changing his/her life through education. That is why I believe having our children got access to nurseries is the first step of making a change in this community. Building a nursery has been my biggest dream and together with 5 other youngsters we have been working hard to make it come true. Our team plan to continue this work as a community-based organization, we named it mama center tza

  • self catering

we will prepare morning tea and dinner but by donating $ 5 each day we will prepare everything

  • no money is involved

we don't need much money but we need our project help to get it going