Program fees and details of support and services we provide volunteers apply to all projects except the community work and Travel Program.

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2-Weeks – Arts and Cultural (Language) Program – 450 USD


PROGRAMME FEE INCLUDES
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  • Airport pickup upon arrival
  • Accommodation and meals in Accra upon arrival, before transfer to Kumasi
  • Transport to project site first day.
  • Letter of Recommendation
  • Accommodation
  • Utilities
  • Meals – Breakfast and Super (Dinner)

PROGRAMME FEE DOES NOT INCLUDE

  • Transportation, excluding the transport to Kumasi
    Insurance for loss of luggage
  • Traveling on weekends to tourist attraction centers / entering fees for any tourist place/ hotel accommodations
  • Smoking /drinking and clubbing.
  • Air ticket
  • Buying gifts/souvenirs for friends and family members back home
  • Flight, airport taxes, visa, immunizations, personal expenses, travel insurance, passports.

Accommodation Description

Accommodation and feeding has already been arranged for all volunteers by SAVO and is included in the cost of program.

Accommodation type arranged for volunteers are the family stays /home stay/volunteer house type. Meaning volunteers stay with a family as their host or within a shared volunteer home based on availability. Volunteers provided with their own private room or shared with others and fed 3 times each day. Matching volunteers to host families and pairing volunteers in a room is done by selecting needed information from the volunteers. Host families are screened to make sure they meet our principles and also match to volunteers we send over to them.

Foods served are mainly international dishes comprising rice, chicken, beef, tea, coffee, bread, eggs, soup, potato, oats, fruits, fish, etc. Local foods are served alongside and are made mainly from the above, tubers, beans and/or maize. We have to mention that it is very common to find dishes volunteers are familiar with in a restaurant in the cities.

 

Airport pickup info:

On the day (or night) of your arrival, Samba Africa Voluntary (SAVO) Staffs will be at the Accra Kotoka International airport to welcome you And transfer you to a hotel with air-conditioned rooms and restaurant only in the night of your arrival, Orientation and transportation to your Assigned placement will be done the next morning following your arrival day but arrival in day time you will be transported to our office in Kumasi.

Safety
your well-being while volunteering with us is our priority. We make sure your trip is safe and S.A.V.O– Ghana staff will provide whatever support you may need at any step along the way. We see to it that work being done at our projects is genuinely worthwhile and that it will have a positive impact on the aims of the project. We also save time in checking the legitimacy of the project and ensure a safe working environment for you.

Benefits to you
Samba Africa-Ghana travel experience offers you the chance to work on a volunteer project overseas. It offers you the simplicity of a package holiday with all the rewards of independent travel. A donation is made to the project, orientation, placement, assistance and adjustment, program and volunteer co-ordination/ staff support.

We assist in medical care in case a volunteer falls sick during his/her stay in Ghana

MODE OF PAYMENT

Volunteers/Participants can choose to make payment on arrival at the Airport. Or

BANK : BARCLAYS GHANA,
 ACCOUNT NAME: DANIEL B DARKWA
ACCOUNT NO: 1013602
BRANCH: KNUST-KUMASI
SWIFT CODE:
076
OR PAYMENT MODE  

WESTERN UNION MONEY TRANSFER