Charity Centre for Children and Youth Development

Solwezi, Zambia, Africa
Charity Centre for children and Youth Development is a community based organization which is helping orphans and vulnerable children in Zambia through the provision of basic education and skills development for self reliance.

Volunteering Activities

Social Work
Web Work
Women Empowerment

What We Need

. Social workers and Fundraiser: Fund-raise within your country and community for our project in Zambia
2 Teachers and Instructors: Volunteer to teach at our school in Solwezi District of Zambia. English, Mathematics, science, social studies, creative and technology studies, home economics, expressive art (Sports, art) etc.
- Instructors: Carpentry and Joinery, Knitting, Tailoring Cutting and design, Basic computer skills, website development and online business marketing etc.


When & Who

Volunteers are needed through out the year. However, volunteers can volunteer for a minimum of 4 weeks . The school will open again in September 2019.
Yes, we require a minimum of 4 Weeks
There is no maximum stay for volunteers. However, volunteers can indicate how long they will be available.
Individuals, Groups, Retirees

What we Provide


Basic shelter with toilet outside

Local SIM Card

Our Fees

$5 daily

The fees go towards the purchase of electricity and education support for orphans and vulnerable children including administrative cost for volunteer management.

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More Services we Offer

May have additional fees
Social Activities

We provide outdoor activities such as sports

Contact Person

Mr Alex Bwaluka
P. O. Box 110048, Solwezi, Zambia.

Other Ways to support us

Reading books, exercise books, classroom desk, clothes, school bags, laptops, projector, children play park items, sports kits, desktop computers etc.

Additional Info about Us

5 to 10 people

Teaching children at the school and general management of the organization.


Volunteers should process their own VISA and living expenses while volunteering at the organization. We can only provide a group accommodation. However, volunteers can also provide their own accommodation where necessary.


Charity Centre for Children and Youth Development (CCCYD) is a Non-profit, Non-political and Nonreligious Organizations which was established to help Orphans and vulnerable children (OVCs), Youth, women and persons with physical challenges improve their standards of Living through the provision of several life skills, education support, HIV/AIDS awareness and prevention, provision of micro-entrepreneurship skills and as well as material support

We envision a society that will work towards eradication of poverty, HIV and AIDS, illiteracy among Orphans and vulnerable children, youths and women in Society.

The Organization's mission is to promote and enhance the capabilities of children, youth and women in Zambia and beyond to effect positive social change that would necessitate the development of their lives, communities and the nation at large

Objectives of the organization:
a) To promote access to quality education to the under privileged and empower them for being responsible citizens.
b) To support the orphans, the displaced, widows elderly and the physically hand caped with essential items and provide sustainable source of living.
c) To help young people discover their skills competences and talents that will enable them become responsible citizens.
d) Promoting and encouraging education to families affected by HIV/AIDS especially orphans left through provision of school fees, uniforms, scholastic materials to re-enter formal schoolings.
e) Under take children’s rights and gender awareness campaigns and community sensitization and training on gender issues so as to promote gender equity.
f) To support girl child education by linking them to organization that give scholarships from any part of the world.
g) To train the youth with practical and vocational skills that will help them meet the job market of new technologies.