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NGO Arusha, Tanzania

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Support us with sustainable education for children in Tanzania =)

Top Host
This host receives lots of worldpackers and has a high average rating, being recognized by the community as a Top Host.
Higher chance of approval
This host has recently approved volunteers and is looking for more applications.
Immerse yourself in the local culture
13 travelers recommend this host for those looking for a local cultural immersion
Make a real social impact
12 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.
Dance classes
Take free dance classes at our place.
Language lessons
Take free language classes at our place.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Get help from the Worldpackers support team in case you need it, at any point of your trip.
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The Experience

We believe that a child’s future success and advancement in life is greatly influenced by their early educational experience as those who have gone to school early develop an interest in education more than those who have not participated in early learning education – learning how to get along in groups, work under teacher supervision, etc. They also receive encouragement to express their feelings and ideas through building, dancing and drawing.

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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 or Beginner French
  • Between 18 and 70 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
Stay up to
2 months

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55 Reviews


Host & Team


Hours & Tasks




Learning & Fun


How this experience will transform you

13 Immersing in the local culture

12 Creating true social impact

12 Meeting locals

11 Developing social awareness

11 Meeting international travelers

8 Practicing English



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!

about 1 month ago



Going to Africa to volunteer with the white rose 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 ❤🇹🇿

about 2 months ago



My experience as a volunteer with White Rose 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

4 months ago



I volunteered for two weeks and it was an impressive experience. I really appreciated the possibility I had to live Africa immersing in its culture: going to school with children, meeting local people, staying in a magic family eating their delicious food and feeling their love and affection. The school was a bit too far, one hour every day for each travel :/ but the people working there are all amazing and lovable. And my host family was simply perfect: I had my room so I had my privacy, but everyone was caring a lot about us. I mention only some problems with the organization of th Safari...

5 months ago



Marko and Sam are very flexible and relaxed hosts. They can organize anything that you ask of them in Arusha. The accommodations were excellent, safe, and the food was also delicious each and everyday. The 4 weeks with them went by very quickly. Mornings at school, evenings in the library. I taught at two schools because there was an incident (the fault of the first school not having proper paperwork), so I experienced several different environments. I highly recommend teaching at Sameena Primary School. A great introduction to volunteering and wonderful experience in Tanzania. Asante Sana

5 months ago

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