Frequently Asked Questions
Do I need visa to travel to Ghana?
Yes, You must have a travel Visa before entering Ghana and it is valid for only 30 days. You can get more details about this by visiting Ghana website at https://www.easytrackghana.com/travel-information-ghana_visas.php.
It is strongly advised that applications and passports are submitted for processing two weeks to one month prior to the date of departure.
Immunizations: You need updated immunizations before traveling to Ghana. You can get more information about this at https://www.passporthealthusa.com/destination-advice/ghana/.
You must have a valid passport before coming to Ghana to serve Ryvanz-Mia Childcare. For those who have a passport, you need to confirm its expiry date. Also, you need to note that processing a new one takes several weeks.
For more information, visit https://passport.mfa.gov.gh/.
If you're ready to serve Ryvanz-Mia Childcare, you should start to research air travel to Ghana. We advise you to use only the reputable travel agents. Also, remember to check layover times and seat assignments.
How do I get from the airport to the orphanage?
One of our Staff will meet your at the arrival hall outside the airport terminal by RYVANZ-MIA CHILDCARE placard with your name on it who will then take you to the orphanage home. Please provide us your flight information as soon as possible so that a punctual pick-up can be assured.
Where will I stay during the volunteering period?
You will be staying at the apartment provided by RYVANZ-MIA CHILDCARE. This is where you will volunteer. Please note that you will be responsible for the costs of your accommodation and food outside the program for the time you will be staying in the hotel.
Can I make a donation in memory of a loved ones?
Yes you can DONATE in memory of your loved one. Go to www.ryvanzmiacharity.org/donate. All donations are tax deductible in the USA.
Will I get a receipt for my donation?
Yes, your receipt is automatically generated when you donate via our PayPal. However contact us if you haven't receive your donation receipt.
What method of payment do we accept?
We accept payment via Western Union, Moneygram, MTN Mobile Money if you are in Ghana, Mail a Checks (if you are in the US) to P. O. Box 4450, Hamden CT 06514 Visit www.ryvanzmiacharity.org/donate.You can also contact us by email or call us +233 20 7734288. (Ghana) and +1 203.360.7548 US Office.
What are the cost involved?
Volunteers will pay fees depending of the length of stay. Contact Us
Where does my donation go after reintegration of the residents
All donations sent to the organization are sent to all children and their guardians. We sometimes invite to them come over to receive the donations from the donors. Contact us if you want to donate to the organization
How to support our cause?
You can donate through any of the link. PayPal Giving Fund
eBay Charity Fund
All donations are tax deductible in the USA.
Please feel free to contact us by email or WhatsApp our phone at +1 203.360.7548 ! We look forward to hearing from you!