Children Care Development Organization (CCDO) is a non profit organization working in Tanzania Mainland. CCDO it was established in 2010 and got registered in 13rd April 2010. CCDO operates in Southern Highlands of Iringa and Njombe Regions in Tanzania.
CCDO is a resource organization registered with the Government of Tanzania to operate as a national NGO in accordance with its governing Constitution. It provides high quality technical and management support to the institutions/concerns working in development sectors primarily targeting poor and underprivileged people with a mission statement to strengthen local community competency to the promotion of education, primary health care and development to deprived members of the societies through capacity building, provision of handcraft industries and vocational training to impaired children, poverty reduction, promoting human rights and advocacy skills, community mobilization skills, and mitigation of the socio-economic impact of HIV/AIDS in selected communities in Tanzania.
Our vision is to promote the standards of living in misery rural households improved through self-reliant participatory efforts of members of those households.
CCDO has major areas of work: Supporting community based adaptation initiatives to cope with the adverse effects of climate change and environmental protection, increasing women’s awareness on good governance in Tanzania, reducing youth poverty through practical ICT solutions, supporting Tanzanian youth for employability training through Vocational Training Skills, tree planting for biodiversity conservation and livelihood improvement through cultural heritage and tourism promotion, research, monitoring and Evaluation, Training and Capacity Building, women empowerment through VICOBA formation.
Recent activities of CCDO focused on creating an enabling environment for the youth of Tanzania so that they can be self - dependent, contribute to the development of the area and be an active participant in development effort of the nation.
Specific activities are to inculcate entrepreneurial skills in the youth through the establishment of most vulnerable children (street children) sports 4 employability and enterprise recreation centre , to make youth self-employed, and initiate the youth to be engaged in sporting activities, tree planting and environmental conservation, small business (micro-credit revolving fund), training in entrepreneurial skills, vocational skills training (tailoring & embroidery, carpentry, welding, motor mechanics, masonry and horticultural agribusiness skills), a didactic cinema, ICT enterprises and other similar innovative and creative projects.
We need Volunteers in these fields of work below:
Teach English to our nursery, primary school, vocational training and entrepreneurial development activities.
Sports and leadership
Fundraising campaign for plastering our three constructed school classrooms
Rural community outreach program
Project proposal writing
Cinema production, video production and editing including DVD documentary making
Health, hygiene and sanitation
Training the youth on entrepreneurial skills
Establishing recreation and business center
Forming youth’s network of Savings and Credit Cooperative Societies (SACCOs)
Training youth on civic education and leadership development skills
To run professional trainings (tailoring, hairdresser, crafts, informatics, cinema shooting and production), to promote community development through support to local community initiatives to improve the standards of living of the population,
Training youth on vocational skills training (metal fabrication, ICT, carpentry, tailoring, saloon), and to run a didactic cinema,
Empower local communities to search for and identify ways of addressing their developmental needs through educating and supporting young people to become effective agents of change
Promote gender equality through equally participation in all development activities
Support HIV/AIDS children and affected families,
Conducting vocational training on tailoring and embroidery to 140 adolescent girls
Conducting vocational training on mobile repairing to the 60 poor youth
Conducting vocational training on welding to the 50 interested youth
Conducting skill training on four wheeler driving to the 40 poor youth
Conducting vocational training on electrical to the 70 poor youth
Conducting vocational training on motor mechanics to the 70 poor youth
Conducting skill training on carpentry to the 150 poor youth
Conducting skill training on hair dressing and making to the 200 adolescent girls
Conducting skill training on horticultural agribusiness to the 450 poor youth
Building linkage with financial institutions, vendors, marketing agencies and other stakeholders, lacing trainees in various organizations for self employment
Building linkage with financial institutions, vendors, marketing agencies and other stakeholders.
We provide free house, and also we have a vehicle that a volunteer can use during weekend days and working hours. They can use our vehicle for their private activities if they will want o travel to the Ruaha National Park or elsewhere they wish but they need to buy fuel for their own cost.
Volunteers can share cost with the CCDO for food, electricity and water bills, and only $100 per each month for house rent cost while the remained cost can be covered by the CCDO.
Fundraising campaign for the completion of our constructed school, teaching, entrepreneurial training to our disadvantaged youths and people living with HIV / AIDS, project proposal writing, tree planting and environmental conservation campaign.
We should be happy to get any volunteers interested in teaching, proposal writing, research and helping poor people economically and financially especially vulnerable children and those living with HIV/AIDS