2017: What a great year! We would first like say a very big thank you to our partners, volunteers, donors, known and unknown. Because of your help, we were able to bring change throughout Ghana and change lives in the rural communities we serve. Volunteers for Amelioration of Rural Areas (VARAS), in its quest to

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” In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks” -John Muir. Here is a glimpse into my incredible journey to new perspectives and little girls who wouldn’t leave my side or stop smiling at me. We didn’t speak the same language but that didn’t matter, I believe we truely made a

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As part of our ongoing efforts to inform potential Volunteers, we have created additional sub-blogs in different categories.  Within these we will share even more information pertaining to life as a “Volunteer” within VARAS and Ghana, Africa. International Summer Volunteer Images/Pictures, Videos Abroad in Ghana Africa This division is created primarily to showcase images, pictures

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Education  plays a major role in the development of any country and education does not only involve teaching and learning. It also include other related factors for a sound and relax mind for total comprehension of what is taught. A developing country like Ghana only focus much of its attention and allocation of funds in

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VARAS Ghana an international charity non-profit volunteer organization joins the rest of the world to mark the World Youth Day. The day is celebrated every 12th August as set aside by United Nation to celebrate the youth and pay attention on issues of the youth for development and also a moment to recognize and celebrate

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Summer Volunteers Calling in Ghana Summer is almost here again and volunteers from all walks of life will embark on a tourist/volunteering journey. Ghana being the gate way to West Africa, international volunteers will be coming to tour traditional, cultural, educative sites while others volunteering with charity nonprofit international volunteer organization. VARAS being a volunteer

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Summer 2014 in Ghana Volunteer Program/Work, International Summer Projects Abroad Africa Summer 2014 is almost here again and a developing country like Ghana is expecting an influx of international volunteers. These summer volunteers come as individual volunteers, as a group/camp volunteers or family volunteers… Some of these summer international volunteers come solely to travel around

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International Summer Camp Volunteer Program Abroad Ghana Summer Camp Volunteer Opportunities Abroad, Ghana In our endless effort to change the lives of rural community folks and rural communities in Ghana, Africa, VARAS has designed as part of the volunteer summer 2014 programs/work in Ghana, volunteer opportunities which will not only  bring community development, but gives

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