Volunteer Opportunity

volunteering helping to improve the quality of life and education of children and women in Peru

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Minka Project | El tambo , Hyo., Peru
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Minka Project


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Start Date

August 28, 2019

End Date

November 20, 2019

Times of Day

Weekday Afternoons

Time Commitment

Full time (30+ hrs/wk)

Duration

Short-Term (few weeks/months)


Minka, in the language of the Incas means reciprocal help, is a volunteer social work project that is helping many people of the Andean people to improve their living situation because many of them are in a situation of extreme poverty and social exclusion , children lack adequate education or simply do not attend school, in addition to having learning problems due to malnutrition and exclusion because they are descendants of Andean families. This is compounded by problems common to immigrant families, such as a difficult adjustment, lack of opportunities, abandonment and family violence.

We work continuously since 2010, Our social work is very direct, this means a greater and better way of help and social intervention in areas where more help is needed, in addition a better understanding of the social and cultural reality of the area is promoted. and families in a very personalized and experiential way.

In addition, on weekends we are pleased to share an exchange experience and excursions to many interesting places such as: mountains, lagoons, jungles and Andean artisan villages and learn about the living culture that still exists in the Peruvian Andes because it is here in our area We can live and experience, these experiences in a natural way, without being involved in very touristy experiences.

we are also open to share with you our knowledge and experience in cultural topics of the Andean and Inca worldview

Requirements:

  • To be over 18 years old
  • ability to work as a team and keep the group together.
  • People who are determined and who are clear about their participation in a project of this nature.
  • possess a positive, adaptable mentality
  • ability to integrate into a multicultural team
  • And eager to help others!

** COST:

The only amount of the contribution is 290 US dollars , it covers the lodging, basic meals, guide to excursions and other interesting courses and cultural experiences

**Important

discounts to people committed to our cause, total exoneration of the amount of the contribution from the second month, previous evaluation.

****Accommodation:

In addition to the above, as a reward for your contribution as a volunteer we offer accommodation in a spacious and comfortable environment, exchanges, practical lessons in Spanish and documentation , professional practices are validated.

for more details visit our website:

http://minkaproject.info/

Minka, in the language of the Incas means reciprocal help, is a volunteer social work project that is helping many people of the Andean people to improve their living situation because many of them are in a situation of extreme poverty and…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Training Provided
  • Housing Available
  • Language / Cultural Support Available
  • Groups Welcome
  • Families Welcome
  • International Volunteers Welcome

How To Apply

Application instructions:

  • fill out and send the Application Form that is on our websit
  • curriculum vitae and motivation letter
  • Skype interview
  • contact through social network

Application instructions:

  • fill out and send the Application Form that is on our websit
  • curriculum vitae and motivation letter
  • Skype interview
  • contact through social network

Location

El Tambo, Huancayo, Peru

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