About Us

Our Story

Volunteers for Amelioration of Rural Areas (VARAS) is born out our quest to find sustainable solutions to problems like poor  healthcare delivery, poor educational services, inaccessibility to potable water, ignorance of human rights, unemployment, improper management of the environment amongst other facing rural Ghana, Africa and our belief that local and international volunteerism where rural people work alongside international volunteers, a sustainable solution can be found to these problems. Read more

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To ameliorate rural areas through the provision of quality, sustainable local and international volunteer programs and opportunities. Read more


The volunteer’s welfare and safety are our priorities.  Everything is done so that you can have a nice and particularly memorable stay. This will be an experience you will never forget! Read more