Shanga & Shanga Foundation, Arusha

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A socially conscious enterprise opened in 2007, Shanga & Shanga Foundation hosts workshops allowing disabled locals to turn recycled materials into quality crafts. The onsite store sells most of the produced items, including bracelets and necklaces that make ideal gifts and souvenirs. Plan to visit Shanga & Shanga Foundation and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Arusha attractions using our Arusha trip itinerary planning site .
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  • I love the whole concept of Shanga. We were able to watch the artisans at work. I wish I could have spent more time shopping. The prices were so reasonable and products were all top-rate. I would high...  more »
  • A visit to Shanga is a must for anyone visiting Arusha. The organisation provides Tanzanians with a disability an opportunity to learn new skills and the products produced by these people is outstandi...  more »
  • It was the only time we had to buy souvenirs and we found the place way too expensive, even with the excuse of helping disabled children, souvenirs were far more expensive than if bought at European a...  more »

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