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Volunteer in Tanzania

Contribute to the lives of others in a meaningful way

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Choose one of the five volunteering programes below

Volunteer on our teaching, orphanage, sports, vocational training and medical programmes

Agape Volunteers is excited to announce new placements for international volunteers in Tanzania. We’ve partnered with KATzVA, a Tanzanian volunteer organisation based in Arusha. Together we’re working to directly fund aid and development work in Tanzania and to offer effective, rewarding volunteer work.

Our new placements include unique opportunities like the vocational training programme, where international volunteers can pass on trade skills to young people starting out in life. We also have new a medical programme as well as teaching, orphanage and sports camp placements.

how would you like to Volunteer in Tanzania


“Our mission is to offer a safe and affordable volunteering experience tailored to suit individual needs, combined with comprehensive travel planning and friendly personal service from first contact through to completion. We provide the opportunity for volunteers to contribute to the lives of others in a meaningful way, learn and grow by challenging themselves and incidentally gain an extraordinary and unforgettable life experience.” The KATzVA mission statement chimes with our own.

By joining Agape and KATzVA as an international volunteer, you can contribute to established, sustainable projects addressing areas of real need. You will live and work alongside local people, encountering a new culture while creating a long term impact.

KATzVA stands for Karibu Africa Tanzania. Karibu means Welcome in Swahili.

Apply now to get in touch with our Kenya specialist, Amyus Bale, who will be your personal trip adviser throughout the booking process. He’ll answer your questions and provide volunteer support from application to the day you return home. If you have questions for Amyus, enquire now to get in touch (or email him at

For lots more info on our programmes in Tanzania, check out our volunteer info book for Tanzania here.

what you can look forward to...

  • Hostel accomodation at KATzVA's Maisha Cottage in Arusha
  • A mixture of traditional Tanzanian food and western meals
  • Volunteer placements with effective, sustainable projects in the local area
  • One of the best safari locations in the world, with Mt Kilimanjaro just over the horizon
  • Travel Insurance with Agape Volunteers at no extra cost




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