WHERE TO GET INVOLVED

YAAPHA HAS THREE CENTRES PROVIDING LOCAL COMMUNITY SUPPORT,  IN THE REGIONS OF TABORA, KIGOMA, KILIMANJARO AND KATAVI. IN EACH OF THESE LOCALITIES A WIDE VARIETY OF PROJECTS ARE  UNDERWAY, AND WE ARE ALWAYS SEEKING NEW VOLUNTEERS TO SUPPORT THESE ACROSS A BROAD RANGE OF AREAS. 


1 - EDUCATION

1.1-TEACH ENGLISH

VOLUNTEER ENGLISH TEACHERS ARE NEEDED TO PROVIDE ENGLISH LESSONS TO BOTH THE CHILDREN AND THE MOTHERS AT YAAPHA HOUSE. LEARNING HOW TO SPEAK ENGLISH IS A VERY IMPORTANT SKILL SET FOR A PERSON IN MOSHI IN ORDER TO OBTAIN MANY OF THE MORE DESIRABLE AND BETTER PAYING JOBS.

1.2-SPORTS AND LEADERSHIP VOLUNTEER

YAAPHA NEEDS SPORTS PROGRAM VOLUNTEERS TO ASSIST US IN SPORT TRAINING ACTIVITIES FOR THE CHILDREN AND YOUTH WE SUPPORT. WE HAVE UPGRADED OUR SPORT AND CULTURE FACILITIES IN SOME OF THE MOSHI COMMUNITIES AND CURRENTLY RUN FOOTBALL (SOCCER) TEAMS IN PASUA AND MBOKOMU. WE ALSO OFFER MUSIC AND DANCE LESSONS IN THE KALOLENI

                                                                                        WARD.

2 - HEALTH & HYGIENE

Volunteers would assist with the education, counseling & care of youth who are affected by the HIV/AIDS pandemic through home based care and conducting public youth group educational sessions. volunteers would provide support to vulnerable children through our foster parent programs, school sponsorship, counseling, tutoring and assistance with

                                                                                           obtaining monetary funds for basic needs

2.2-HEALTH AND HYGIENE VOLUNTEER

Volunteers would assist with the education, counseling & care of youth who are affected by the HIV/AIDS pandemic through home based care and conducting public youth group educational sessions. volunteers would provide support to vulnerable children through our foster parent programs, school sponsorship, counseling, tutoring and assistance with

                                                                                              obtaining monetary funds for basic needs.

 

3 - CONSTRUCTION & SUSTAINABILITY

3.1-CONSTRUCTION AND MAINTENANCE VOLUNTEER

YAPPHA CURRENTLY FACES NUMEROUS INFRASTRUCTURAL CHALLENGES, AND HAVE LIMITED FUNDS AVAILABLE TO SUPPORT THE OPERATION OF OUR CENTRE AND TO CONTINUE EXPANDING THE FACILITIES AT OUR CENTRE. WE ARE LOOKING FOR CONSTRUCTION AND RENOVATION VOLUNTEERS TO SUPPORT US IN THE MAINTENANCE OF OUR CENTRE AS WELL AS THE COMPLETION OF UNFINISHED EXPANSION PROJECTS THAT HAVE HAD TO BE DELAYED DUE TO A LACK OF FUNDING.

3.2-CONSERVATION EDUCATION VOLUNTEER

WE ARE LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS TO HELP BRING CONSERVATION AWARENESS TO LOCAL COMMUNITIES IN TANZANIA. OUR ORGANIZATION STRIVES TO STOP ENVIRONMENTAL DESTRUCTION AND RAISE CONSERVATION AWARENESS IN TANZANIA. WE HAVE LIMITED FUNDING FOR SUCH ACTIVITIES AND WELCOME VOLUNTEERS WHO ARE WILLING

                                                                                     TO HELP IN THE URAMBO DISTRICT IN TABORA 

                                                                                     AND THE GOMBE NATIONAL PARK IN

                                                                                     KIGOMA REGION.

3.3- REFORESTATION AND TRAIL MAINTENANCE  

WE NEED VOLUNTEERS TO WORK ON CONSERVATION PROJECTS THAT AIM TO TACKLE SOME OF THE WORLD’S MOST SIGNIFICANT ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES – HABITAT DESTRUCTION, WILDLIFE EXTINCTION AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT IN LOCAL COMMUNITIES. YAAPHA’S CONSERVATION PROJECTS ARE A UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY FOR VOLUNTEERS TO LIVE IN REMOTE AREAS WITH SPECTACULAR ECOSYSTEMS AND AMAZING WILDLIFE.

4 - ADMINISTRATION & MANAGEMENT

4.1-ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT VOLUNTEER

YAPPHA CURRENTLY LACKS I.T EXPERTISE AT OUR OFFICE, AND WE ARE LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS WHO CAN PROVIDE GENERAL I.T SUPPORT & ASSIST WITH DATABASE DEVELOPMENT & MAINTENANCE


4.2-WOMEN BUSINESS SKILLS TRAINER

YAAPHA WORKS WITH SMALL FEMALE GROUPS IN THE KILIMANJARO VILLAGES ON MICRO ENTREPRENEUR PROJECTS. WEARE SEEKING LOANS FROM DIFFERENT ORGANIZATIONS, BOTH GOVERNMENTAL AND NON GOVERNMENTAL, TO IMPLEMENT MICRO BUSINESSES INITIATIVES AND CREATE EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE WOMEN THAT WE WORK WITH. THE ORGANIZATION WELCOMES VOLUNTEERS TO COME AND ASSIST WITH THESE MICRO ENTREPRENEUR PROJECTS.