Zanzibar Explorer Program in
Zanzibar Island of Tanzania
takes you to the Explore the Beaches of Zanzibar. You can swim, dive,
simply relax on the beach.
Ventures is a program of Africa
(AFRIDEC), registered in
Kenya. Our mission is to
work in partnership with local communities to champion and
community development and nature conservation.
Among the things we do in pursuit of this goal is to provide
opportunities for people to participate in international volunteer and
March 2003, Jubileeventures.org
been providing long term, short term and group placements abroad. Our
Programs are suitable for international volunteering, overseas
internships and gap
year abroad and adventure touring. Placement is available in many areas
of interest including teaching, dental care, medical work, working with
children in orphanages, animal welfare, nature conservation, bird
study, HIV and AIDS, etc. We operate in East Africa including Kenya,
Tanzania Mainland and the Island
of Zanzibar. Do take a
look at our programs for more information.
Wangari our Coordinator in Kenya is a graduate of Business
Becki has worked with
us for the last two years. She
tutor and administrator with an IT college before joining
and Tanzania: Zanzibar
resident Omary Shaaban is our Coordinator in Tanzania Mainland and
the Island of Zanzibar . Omary enjoys
working with the urban and rural marginalized communities. He also
manages a tour company in Zanzibar and will be more than willing to
arrange tours for you during your free time.
says; if you are volunteering with us in Tanzania or Zanzibar
Island, please remember to
bring your enthusiasm, sense of humor, curiosity and desire to have
fun. You will learn a lot about a great variety of things.
Ventures Program Highlights
Opportunities Abroad in Africa
has a range of exciting voluntary service abroad opportunities and
overseas internship placements to choose from in Africa. You can work
a number of project areas including teaching,
and other health care voluntary work ,
care voluntary service, nature
volunteering with HIV &
AIDS in Africa, volunteering
with animals and more.
of Programs Available
voluntary service work and internship abroad opportunities are provided
under six different sub-programs: the Standard
and Culture Program and the Adventure
Africa, and the Africa
Beach Holiday Expeditions among
can spice up your experience by combining volunteer abroad or
internship overseas work with any one or a number of the other programs.
Starting Dates: 1st
and 3rd Wednesday of every Month
Any time of that Wednesday, preferably by 9 PM. Our staff will arrange
to pick you up at the airport for free.
volunteers and interns
abroad stay with carefully selected host families and sometimes in
local hostels and are provided two local meals per day; breakfast and
dinner while you are away from home for project work and three meals
while you are at home.
and overseas internship placements in Africa are
within walking distance of the host home. You can also take local
public transport to and from your volunteer project work. The cost will
normally not exceed USD 1.5 per day.
Schedule of work:
to Fridays; 3 – 8 hours a day. Most weekends are free to
explore East Africa.
Age Limit: The
Ventures overseas volunteer and international internships in Africa are
open to people of all countries
of origin and
entry age for unaccompanied persons is 18. We allow persons
younger than 18 to
participate in our programs under certain
as if they are part of a group, are accompanied by a sibling/family
under 18 and would like to participate in our programs.
Program: We have
abroad and international internship opportunities for long term,
short-term periods and for groups. Groups of more than two people are
guaranteed a group discount. You can volunteer or intern for a minimum
of one (1) week to a maximum of one year.
To access more
information on any aspect of our programs in Africa, Tanzania; please
select (by clicking on) a link on the
navigation bars at the top
page. For answers to your
questions not provided on the linked pages,
please go to the
- FAQ - page. You will also find
information on how the application process works on the same page.
To read more about
Jubilee Ventures programs in each of the countries, please use the
following links - for Kenya
please click here;
for Zanzibar click
please click here.
We look forward to
serving you. Start planning to spend your summer break, vacation or Gap
Year abroad with us, by serving communities in Africa, East Africa,
us to submit an application or
if you have any
questions or if you want to know how the application process
Development Consortium/Jubilee Ventures
PO Box 10477-00100 GPO, Nairobi, Kenya
can email us by webmail - please click on the next word to be
transfered to our webmail form - Contact