Painting with Kids in Hakks rural Village
Description: To broaden a global vision and do the wall painting, enhance the community members linguistic awareness and exhange the cultural understandings. Delight our rural kid's global dreams fly. Ming-jeng village, regarded as a remote area and known for being a traditional Hakka tribe village, lies in the west of Dongshi district. Ming-jeng is famous for its honey tangerines plantations. It has wonderful weather and fertile soil for farm businesses. In addition, these planting skills are unique and inherited generation to generation. Therefore¸ honey tangerines are the most popular fruit and have become the symbolic image of our community. In order to highlight the community’s image and strengthen the value of local identity.
Type of Work: W1: We will take the volunteers to carry out the work of painting murals in the community, including restoration of the community’s old fence. W2: Moreover, Ming-jeng elementary school will have a summer English camp, which will involve the participation of volunteers. Volunteers will teach students English, play with them during the camp¸ and have musical exchanges as well.
Accommodation: 1. Local district home stay and personal commodities are required.
- Breakfast and dinner will be provided by home stay family.
- Volunteers will have lunch boxes in the afternoon.
Language: Chinese Mandarin.
Requirements: We hope that our volunteers are capable of playing music instruments, and equipped with English proficiency. They are expected to paint murals in the community. Volunteers will be required to submit an application letter, which will include a self-introduction and their motivation for volunteering.
Approximate Location: A rural village at the remote area of Dongshi district in Taichung city, located at the middle-western part of Taiwan.
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