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Fri Jun 02, 2017 07:30 AM - Sun Jun 11, 2017 08:30 PM


ButareButare, RW


In 1994 Rwanda experienced a terrible genocide leaving the country broken and depressed. One of the mass murder sites of the genocide was the L’Ecole Primaire de Butare (Elementary School of Butare). In 2007 a student, now an adult, who had attended that school Beata Umugwangwali sought the help of freinds to restore the classrooms. This became Be The Change Volunteers project #001. Since that time much has changed on this campus and hope thrives in this school. To learn more about participating on a project in Rwanda contact us at

- Volunteers are self funded

- Your funding includes flights, meals, lodging, Ground transport, construction gift

- Volunteers will do general labor alongside local skilled labor and local volunteers

- Under 16 parent or guardian attendance required.

- Sign up for the project at:


  • Woodworking
  • General Education
  • Civil Engineering
  • Carpentry

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 16
  • 10 Days
  • Travel, Self Funded, Valid Passport

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