Date: March 7-15 2020
Partner: International Medical Relief
Program Cost & Application Fee: $3,100
Estimated Economy Airfare: $1,500
About International Medical Relief: International Medical Relief (IMR) is a leader in global health and development, working in 57 countries around the world. IMR offers short-term assignments for volunteer medical and dental professionals, as well as students and non-medical volunteers.
About the mission: Clinics will take place in the small villages surrounding Arusha, at the foot of Mt. Kilimanjaro. There will be a high patient load and you will see illness like respiratory infections, diarrheal disease, malaria, STDs, and sepsis, in addition to other chronic diseases. Make a difference by providing care, education, and empowering local communities.
About the country: Home of the “Big Five” and “Africa’s Highest Mountain”, Tanzania is one of the most sought-after places to visit. Like many other African countries, it earned its independence from Britain. Tanzania’s economy is fueled by mineral extraction.
If you are interested in more information or are thinking about applying for this trip, please contact the Making a Difference Foundation staff through the button below or call us at 866.608.1322.