Volunteer with Tanga Coastal Forest Botanical Gardens (TCFBG)

Volunteering in Tanga, Tanzania is possible to live in a modern environment yet experience the magic and enchantment of a legendary past. By volunteering with TCFBG you can experience the warmth and hospitality of its people, the richness of its Swahili culture and the contrast of its development.

Immerse yourself in the culture by living as a local with a community-owned- hostel whilst studying Kiswahili in one-on-one classes and volunteering.

What could I be doing?
You will be working on environmental projects at the Tanga Coastal Forest Botanical Gardens where you can make a positive impact in the environment.

-Helping to build and maintain walking trails.
-Helping catalogue plant species.
-Give workshops regarding eco-friendly practices to communities.
-Working on the Nurseries.

Who is this programme better for?
-Volunteers who like the outdoors.
-Volunteers that are enthusiastic and don’t mind getting their hands dirty.
-Volunteers that like wild flora and fauna.
-Volunteers that like eco sustainability.

You must be:
-Reasonably fit and able to work in a team dynamic;
-Not have any sun or bug bite allergies;
-Be able to work in rustic conditions;

Minimum requirement: Basic

All year long, except from mid-December to Mid January
We have Arrival dates and departure dates for individual and groups.

Minimum amount of time:
2 weeks.

Tanga City, Tanzania
Place of volunteer work Tanga Coastal Forest Botanical Gardens