Improve education and bring better opportunities to disadvantaged communities in Jaipur, India

  • Volunteer Opportunity posted by CADIP

Published

04/30/2018

Duration

Short-Term (few weeks/months)

Address

Jaipur
RJ
India

Description

The purpose of the volunteer project is to create awareness on environmental issues affecting this city, to create better learning facilities for school kids, and to provide community service to slum dwellers and poor children.

The project involves teaching basic English to children from poor and marginalized communities in non-formal schools through creative teaching methods like art, music, games, etc. The volunteers will undertake simple renovation work to improve school infrastructure including renovation of a school kitchen and toilet, wall painting, making a kitchen garden, etc. The group will hold meetings with the local community to promote health, hygiene, and awareness on environmental issues. Volunteers will also plant trees along with community members.


Project dates: August 20 - September 2, 2018


Location: Jaipur, the fascinating capital of the marvelous state of Rajasthan, is one of the well-planned cities of its time. The graceful architecture of the City that runs across in pink colour has earned Jaipur the title of "The Pink City". Jaipur is predominantly known for its musicians, artisans and craftsmen. Today, it is flocked by masses for its fine jewelry, varied textiles and sumptuous cuisine. The growth of the city is also contributed by the rapidly developing social infrastructure with super-speciality hospitals and medical centers, institutions of higher learning and schools.


► More information and other volunteer opportunities in India: http://cadip.org/volunteer-in-india

► CADIP International Volunteer Program: http://cadip.org

Benefits

  • Housing Available
  • Language/Cultural Support Available

Benefits

  • International Volunteers

How To Apply

To join the program, please visit our website http://cadip.org

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☎ Canada: 416-943-4900; 514-316-8500; 604-628-7400


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