Ghana Volunteers Program Cost Affordability

Ghana Volunteers strives hard to keep costs low and offers one of the most affordable volunteer abroad programs. Compare our prices and services to other organizations and you would be surprised to see the difference. By working directly with grass roots organizations in Ghana where our projects are based, we are able to keep our fees low and ensure these go towards meaningful community projects and local employment.

Ghana – Program Fees, EUROS

€150 for each extra week

1 week 2 week 3 week 4 week 5 week 6 week 7 week 8 week 9 week 10 week 11 week 12 week
€200 €400 €600 €800 €1000 €1200 €1400 €1600 €1800 €2000 €2200 2400  


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What is included in my Program Fee?

The program fees listed above cover accommodation, food, orientation, transport, and in-country support staff throughout the duration of your volunteer placement. A small amount is also set aside for future program development. When you consider the costs you might incur at a hotel or eating at restaurants, the costs are minimal. Plus, as GHV offers non-profit program fees, you know that every penny of your program fee is going directly to the local organizations and the people you have chosen to support. Our organization is a grassroots organizations, and in most cases we are solely funded by volunteer fees. For us to be able to continue the amazing work we do, volunteer fees and donations are essential. Ultimately, it is a decision of where you would like your money to go… to a hotel, or to a local family? We know which one we’d choosen!

What other expenses will I have to cover?

Volunteers are also responsible for arranging and paying for their own flights, travel insurance, visas and vaccinations (if required), as well as any spending money they may require. We have formed partnerships with some amazing organizations in order to offer discounted rates for flights and insurance so please check our Resources page for information on how to get no-obligation quotes. Just another way GHV is making volunteering in Ghana more affordable!

** All transaction costs pertaining to online, bank or wire transfers are additional to the program fee and must be covered by the volunteer.

What are you Paying For?

24 hrs Assistance and support from Staff
Comprehensive Pre- Departure Information
Airport Pickup from Accra
First night hotel stay in Accra,if required
Food – 2 meals a day

What’s NOT Included?

To and fro transport from Accra to Project site
Local Transportation
Return Airport Drop(Can be arranged at an extra cost)

chart expensesNOTE: The above graph is intended to be used as a guide only. Actual cost allocations may vary slightly depending on the program selected and the length of stay.