Current VWP Teams

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Opportunities to travel internationally while supporting the programs of AFCA’s partners in sub-Saharan Africa and having a fabulous cultural experience.

 

vwp kenyaVacation with a Purpose Kenya 2017

Join us on a Volunteer with a Purpose trip to Miwani, Kenya. Our work in Kenya is very community oriented and we will work side by side with the local people to make our work a success. Some of the projects might include the items listed below. If there is something you’d really like to do, please let us know and we’ll try to accommodate as best as possible. We are not always able to do so and flexibility is key!

  • Painting the local school
  • Painting the local clinic
  • Sewing training
  • Gardening – they would really like someone with knowledge/ experience in use of agricultural chemicals, fertilizers, pest control measures, composite manure making
  • Helping clinic administration with a number of projects such as database management and newsletter creation
  • Helping in the clinic
  • Community medical outreach
  • Photography training
  • Micro finance (saving and credit scheme)
  • Nutrition training

 

Team:  Team Green Tea (Open Team)
Dates of VWP:  June 17-30, 2017
Cost of event:  $2050 plus airfare
Team Capacity:  10
Last day for full payment:  45 days before the trip

 

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Team:  Team Coffee Bean (Open Team)
Dates of VWP:  July 1-14, 2017
Cost of event:  $2050 plus airfare
Team Capacity:  10
Last day for full payment:  45 days before the trip

 

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Team:  Team Mango (Open Team)
Dates of VWP:  July 15-28, 2017
Cost of event:  $2050 plus airfare
Team Capacity:  10
Last day for full payment:  45 days before the trip

 

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UgandaVacation with a Purpose Uganda 2017

Join us on a Volunteer with a Purpose trip to Papoli, Uganda. Our work in Uganda is very community oriented and we will work side by side with the local people to make our work a success. Some of the projects might include the items listed below. If there is something you’d really like to do, please let us know and we’ll try to accommodate as best as possible. We are not always able to do so and flexibility is key!

  • Teaching at the school
  • Sewing training
  • Gardening – they would really like someone with knowledge/ experience in use of agricultural chemicals, fertilizers, pest control measures, composite manure making
  • Helping clinic administration with a number of projects such as database management and newsletter creation
  • Helping in the clinic
  • Photography training
  • Micro finance (saving and credit scheme)
  • Nutrition training

 

Team:  Team Matoke (Open Team)
Dates of VWP:  July 30 - August 11, 2017
Cost of event:  $2100 plus airfare
Team Capacity:  12
Last day for full payment:  45 days before the trip

  

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Vacation with a Purpose ZimbabweVWP Zimbabwe

Join us on a Volunteer with a Purpose trip to Matopos and Bulawayo, Zimbabwe. Our work in Zimbabwe is very community oriented and we will work side by side with the local people to make our work a success.

 

Team type: Open team (Team Peterson)
Dates of VWP: November 14-24, 2017
Cost of event: $2250 plus airfare
Team Capacity: 12
Last day for full payment:  45 days before the trip

Some of the projects for this trip might include:

  • Construction of a spray race dip for goats
  • Construction of goat homes for beneficiary families
  • Painting a girls’ boarding school
  • Setting up playground equipment
  • Sewing projects
  • Setting up a school library and literacy program
  • Teaching English
  • Building fences
  • Helping with goats

 

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Team type: Open team (Team Fisher)
Dates of VWP: Dec 25, 2017 – January 7, 2018
Cost of event: $2350 plus airfare
Team Capacity: 12
Last day for full payment:  45 days before the trip

Some of the projects for this trip might include:

  • Construction of a spray race dip for goats
  • Construction of goat homes for beneficiary families
  • Painting a girls’ boarding school
  • Setting up playground equipment
  • Sewing projects
  • Setting up a school library and literacy program
  • Teaching English
  • Building fences
  • Helping with goats

 

Apply Offline   Apply Online   Project Info   Schedule

   

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