February 6, 2019

Kirima Volunteers Camp

Event code: TMS-VC: 002 Duration of the camping: Three weeks Starting and ending dates: 8th – 28th June 2019 Location: Kirima Available space: 25 volunteers   Community profile: Kirima is an administrative ward of Moshi rural district in Kilimanjaro region. The ward consist of three villages which are Kirima Juu, Kirima Kati and Boro. The natives found in Kirima are Wachaga and Wapare. Kirima which is 61.4 km from Kilimanjaro International Airport (KIA), is situated on the foot of the highest free-standing mountain in the world, Kilimanjaro and the highest mountain in Africa at 19,341 feet (5,895 m.) above sea level. The area is blessed with natural vegetation and water streams flowing from the melting glaciers of the mountain top. […]
February 6, 2019

Volunteer Camping in Mbaaseny

Event code: TMS-VC: 001 Location: Mbaaseny village, Meru district, Arusha Duration: Two weeks Start and end dates: 29th December 2018 – 11th January 2019. Number of volunteers: 23   Community profile. Mbaaseny village is located in Meru district in Arusha about 55km from Arusha town and about 57km Moshi, in Kilimanjaro. The village has the population of 1,200, Meru being a dominant tribe in the area. Mbaaseny is among the villages surrounding Arusha National Park en route to Lake Momela. Mount Meru can be visibly seen from the village, standing on the north. Camp site. To enable a quick and interactive relationship with the natives, the camp was hosted by the local community in the village who provided TAMASHA with […]