Duchity

Cultural Exchange in Schools/Summer Camp For Kids Projects-- Call for Volunteers this Summer!

Volunteer for 2-3 weeks this summer (May-July) in Haiti with VFP!!! Volunteers will be working with local teachers, volunteers and community members to run summer camps for children and help develop community/school gardens. The focus will be sharing cultural information, English language, reinforcing clean water and hygine lessons, and sustainable local food production. Activities might include sharing of language and culture, sports, games, music, theater, art projects, animal husbandry, gardening, and a great deal more.

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Volunteers For PeaceBurlington , VT, 05401
United States
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Volunteers who speak some French or Creole are especially welcome although much can be communicated through actions, pictures and friendship.
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Volunteer in Duchity, Haiti this May!

May 14-June 4: Volunteer with the Burlington organization, Volunteers For Peace (www.vfp.org) in Duchity, Haiti! Work with other volunteers to construct showers and a garden area, while connecting and exchanging with the local community.

Location

Duchity, HaitiBurlington , VT, 05401
United States
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Skill Needed: 
Ability to speak French or Creole is a huge plus but not mandatory. Volunteers need to be self-motivated and ready to engage with the community. Flexibility is a must. All volunteers must include a letter of motivation. VFP will conduct a phone phone interview prior to acceptance. VFP does not provide insurance for this project and strongly recommends volunteers purchase travel insurance. Extra fee is $210 to be paid to VFP by April 30th, includes transportation to/from Port au Prince plus meals.
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