Dzikwa Trust Fund

Harare, Zimbabwe

Flexible according to your preferences

Price 509 Euro for the 1st Week | 454 Euro each additional week

Dzikwa Trust Fund is a community based organization in Harare that provides education and general wellbeing support for over 400 orphaned and other vulnerable children in one of the high density townships of Harare, called Dzivarasekwa, with about 150,000 inhabitants. Its scope of services includes a feeding program which provides meals for its beneficiaries from Monday-Saturday, performing arts & ball games, career guidance and mentorship, remedial lessons and e-learning amongst other activities associated with the wellbeing of primary, secondary and tertiary students. The organization has an activity center with a kitchen, computer lab, basketball court, multi-purpose skills training building.

Dzikwa Trust has a Residence that accomodates interns, volunteers and students.

Internships roles at Dzikwa Trust include but are not limited to:
Providing remedial lessons to children,
Mentoring young girls and boys,
Assisting with animal husbandry and horticulture,
Participating in community outreach activities,
Coordinating/training ballgames and athletics.


    Included services

    • Transfer from and to Robert Mugabe International Airport in Harare
    • 7 nights accommodation at the Dzikwa Trust Residence
    • 7 days breakfast, lunch, and dinner at the Dzikwa Trust
    • Residence and at the Activity Center at Dzikwa Trust
    • Local support person throughout the whole time (language: English)
    • Transportation throughout the whole time by local buses

    Excluded services/additional costs

    • Flight to and from home country
    • Travel insurance
    • Visa costs *1
    • Food and drinks
    • Local Sim cards
    • Tips
    • Personal health certificates and prophylaxis 

    1.Confirm entry conditions with the Zimbabwean Embassy of your country. A single-entry visa to Zimbabwe currently costs 30 USD for German citizens and is issued at the port of arrival (airport or land border). The Zimbabwean Embassy in Germany publishes information on visa here:

    Optional extension/addition

      • Individual arrangements of stay of extended days
      • Guide for extended days and places

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