A LITTLE ABOUT GHANA
You will experience a relaxed way of life in the tropical country of Ghana and you will have to opportunity to experience the typical Ghanaian lifestyle. The people in Ghana are warm and friendly, despite a large number of them currently living below the poverty line. English is the national language, however, there are also many tribal languages in the country. There is a great pride and energy throughout Ghana which is clear to see everywhere, especially in Ankoma.
A LITTLE ABOUT ANKOMA
Ankoma is a rural area set the Kwahu-Eastern mountains of Ghana. The community is village-like, and leads to many smaller, less-developed villages. Kwahu-Tafo is Ankoma’s nearest town, found down a 10km dirt track, where you can find most amenities. The people of Ankoma welcome volunteers with open arms, you’ll have fun learning their local language, trying their local cuisine and experiencing their way of life. Ankoma has 2 primary schools, 2 junior schools, many churches, 2 mosques and several shops.
A LITTLE ABOUT ANKOMA OUTREACH
Ankoma Outreach was founded by Craig and Asha in 2012. The couple
visited the small village and fell in love with it. Ankoma Outreach’s aims have remained the same since beginning in 2012, to support the
community’s development through improving Healthcare, Education and Sanitation.