Description: Tsungirirai is an orphanage in Norton, Mashonaland West Province.
Type of Work: Participants will carry out some renovation work at the Orphanage Centre (painting). The volunteers will also carry out the following task: gardening, planting, cultivating and harvesting farm produce as well as helping in the kitchen.
Accommodation: Volunteers will be accommodated in dorms separated according to gender. Volunteers should bring their own sleeping bag and small matress. Running water and water system toilets are available. Most of our camps are self catering (unless it is stated otherwise) and sufficient money is provided for the for you to buy and cook food together as a family.
Requirements: Volunteers should be flexible, ready for both physical and mental work. Participants should remember to bring suitable clothes (e.g. winter/summer clothes) depending on the geographical location of the workcamp they have would have chosen, a good sleeping bag, small mattress, working boots and gloves.
Approximate Location: Norton, Mashonaland West Province
Notes: Participants should arrive at least two days before the camp starts for orientation and they should not go direct to the camp before coming to ZWA office. It is important to note that projects locations may change due to several reasons beyond our control. There might be few applications for participation, late cancellation by volunteers or the community failing to make its contribution to the project in the last minute, and finally insecure situations. Therefore volunteers are urged to be flexible and accept alternative options. On arrival at the airport, please take taxi to our office, which are in MT Pleasant in Harare. Our offices are closed over the weekend and public holidays. Please NOTE: Do not leave your baggage with the taxi driver.