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Volunteer Placement Organization

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Languages: 
English
English
English
Company Headquarters: 
Kumasi , AS
Ghana
GH
Causes: 
Childcare / Children
Education
Health / Medical
Cost per Day: 
$22
Cost per Week: 
$150
Cost per Month: 
$450
Cost Includes: 
Pre-Departure Orientation
3 Meals per Day
Volunteer Hostel
Local Transport
Airport Pickup and Drop Off
Internet
Project Locations: 
Samba Africa Voluntary Organisation

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Kumasi , AS
Ghana
GH
Languages:
English, English, English
Description
Samba Africa voluntary Organization (SAVO) welcomes you to Ghana, the land of hospitality, rich culture and traditions.

SAVO is a volunteer driven non-profit NGO based in Kumasi (Ghana) which aims to provide best opportunities for the needy people in under privileged communities through better health, education, and sustainable development.

Our program is based on a collective commitment to support the Goals and thus we defend an integrated approach to sustainable development. That means that our projects not only aim to lift people out of poverty but also:
• Promoting education to reduce illiteracy:
• fight the spread of HIV/AIDS and other diseases:
• Helping and creating opportunities for the Orphanages
• promoting culture in West Africa
• You can become involved in helping to develop communities in Ghana. With such a variety of projects this program has made to suit everyone.

SAVO-Ghana is one of the fastest growing volunteer Placement organizations in Ghana. We are dedicated to give meaningful and affordable volunteer program across Ghana.
You have the chance to make changes in the lives of under-privileged children in orphanages, and to contribute to teaching, and community work.
The projects offer you an opportunity to experience the real Ghanaian way of life, whilst making a lasting difference in local communities.

Please Note: Non-Refundable Registration Fee - $200 (which we need to advertise, cover office expense and pay salary,Volunteer Membership ID Card) Samba Africa offer you the most affordable weekly program fee, which includes accommodation , meals 3 times a day, project details, field support, etc.
Causes
Childcare / Children, Education, Health / Medical
Average Cost per Week ($USD)
$150 per week
Estimate only - visit Organization website for actual costs to Volunteer
  • Pre-Departure Orientation
  • 3 Meals per Day
  • Volunteer Hostel
  • Local Transport
  • Airport Pickup and Drop Off
  • Internet

Costs do not include Flights, Visas, Vaccinations, Insurance, Spending Money, 2-Meals-per-Day, 1-Meal-per-Day, Homestay
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Samba Africa Voluntary Organisation Average Ratings
8/31/15
3
I would wholeheartedly recommend volunteering in Ghana with the Samba Africa Voluntary Organization to anyone interested in a year out or spending time in Africa. Volunteering and staying with local family enabled me to come to a far greater understanding of the country and its people than I would have had if I had just been traveling and staying in hotels, and enables you to give something to the people you meet. My hosts, Mrs Priscilla and Mr. Botchway and children made me feel like I was a part of the family and introduced me to the neighborhood- before I knew it was a member of their community. You will also receive a lot back in friendship and warmth. Ghana is a great country to visit and its people are its great strength. I have never felt so immediately welcomed anywhere else I...
8/29/15
3
Ann My volunteer to Ghana was one of the best ever trip i have ever made in my life. People there are very friendly, great hospitality I can honestly say that this to see so many of them leave during my stay, I'm great full for their impact in my life, each volunteering experience has been the best experience of my life. I went to Ghana with Samba Africa Voluntary Org and expecting so much that was proved wrong from day one, in ways more good than bad. I made so many great friends that will last me a lifetime, and although it was sad and every one of them taught me so much not only about life, but about myself. I have learnt so much its unbelievable and experienced things that can't possibly be explained. But most of all, I'm taking home memories I will never forget,...