Care for children today – Make a better world tomorrow
Description: The main jobs of the volunteers are planning and organizing Summer Camp for children, teaching English and organizing other activities, including cultural exchange with local volunteers. Also, the volunteers would have chance to get to know the organization, its structure and programs. It is focused on is focused on the improvement of well-being of children from disadvantaged families.
Among the families to whom our organization provides its support, there are some Kyrgyz ethnic families who moved from Tajikistan. These migrant families are not asylum seekers or refugees, but they feel some difficulties in socialization and employment in Kyrgyzstan. One of our aim is connected to Building bridges!
Type of Work: Through international experience exchange, we aim to empower young people through widening their horizon and improving life necessary skills. Here are main areas (skills expected to be improved) of the volunteering program: Planning skills/organization skills/ social work skills/ cultural shock/ presentation and teaching skills/ communication skills.
Study Theme: Aim: clear understanding of Kyrgyzstan, its nation, culture and other traditional peculiarities, getting know the host organization, its structure and its supported families/children and improving activity organizing and planning skills through teaching English to children.
Topics include: Cultural Exchange activities with local volunteers, social work skills, planning and organizing activities.
Accommodation: TFCF will be responsible for providing accommodation for the participants at the organization’s guest rooms.
Language: Russian is preferable, but not required
Requirements: to be motivated to help children from disadvantaged families and willing to make a change
Approximate Location: Tokmok city, Chui region, Kyrgyzstan
Notes: If volunteers want to stay longer, they will have to meet own expenses (accommodation, meal, transportation). TFCF can help with finding and arranging those things