Renovation and Expansion of School

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founded in 2002
Sharon Welfare Society
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Coordinator | Anil Patrick
Coordinator | Anil Patrick

High­lights

Enjoy a Typical South Indian Stylish Food and experience a warm welcome from the kids.
Experience the Indian way of living and know about the day to day living life of Indians
Become more excited and dedicated to help the kids around the globe.
Leave with a bundle of memories you'll never forget which you can share with your friends.
Visit Amaravathi- Ancient Buddhist Capital, Vijayawada the business hub of Andhra Pradesh and Suryalanka- A serene beach
Renovate the Special Training Center and experience the transformation of the center and enjoy watching the children’s faces light up as they enter their new classroom. This volunteer program is especially suitable for:
Age 18+
Singles
Couples
Families
Groups

This project is run by us for construction and renovation challenges where volunteers work in a team alongside local craft people to complete time limited challenges to improve rundown community building, renovate schools and painting walls.While renovating community houses, the volunteers will work mainly in local child care centers and local schools.The renovating includes Rebuilding the walls ,Expanding the learning area of the kids .Replacing the rooftop of the school area,whitening washing the wall,coloring the walls,writing words on the walls, painting pictures and alphabets etc.Classrooms and play areas should aid and encourage learning and this is exactly what Sharon aims to achieve. Spaces are first cleared, flaking paint is brushed from the walls and holes in the walls are repaired.


Typical day

Volunteers typically work from Monday to Friday for a total of four to five hours per day, building new walls and expanding the sitting area for the kids  to sit and learn. You will have time for taking breaks in between for lunch, tea and lesson preparation at the Sharon Orphanage.

Free-time activities

Swimming
Sightseeing
Shopping/
Souvenirs
Museum/
Opera

Require­ments

In order to join the program you need to be at least 18 years old on the program start date. There might be exemptions if you can provide the permission of your legal guardian(s) or if your are accompanied by your parents.
Language Skills
You need to speak English (basic level)
Criminal Background Check
required
Education Requirements
English ,Drawing at High School / Univeristy level
Nationality Restrictions
No restrictions. Helping hands from all over the world are welcome.
Time Commitment
Your helping hand will be required on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

What's Included

Services by Sharon Welfare Society

The funds from the fees will be utilized for the necessary material for the construction.

Airport Pickup at Vijayawada Airport

We pickup the volunteers from Vijayawada airport and drive them to the project site in our vehicle

Accommodation

The volunteers will be provided with bedroom in the project site with wi-fi and basic arrangements ready.

Guesthouse Bedroom (Single)
Food & Beverages

The volunteers can prepare their own meals or if interested we will prepare their food..A convection microwave is available at the project site.

Internet Access
Good access at the project site
What's NOT included?
Visa, flights, travel insurance or vaccinations are NOT included in the program fees.
Flight Tickets
The nearest airport is Vijayawada Airport (VGA) in Vijayawada. We assist you to find cheap flights to India.
Travel Insurance
Going abroad is an adventure and it is always best to be prepared. Sudden illness or injury, cancellation or theft - a travel insurance for India provides security and is a plus to have.
Vaccines
If you are intending to volunteer in India you should seek medical advice before starting your social journey. Check your required vaccinations for India.

Dates & Fees

NO CREDIT CARD FEES

Details on arrival

Feb to April 2020

Availability
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Duration
2 - 4 weeks

Program fees

Costs: Prices in USD
2 weeks (min. stay)
$ 400
3 weeks
$ 500
4 weeks (max. stay)
$ 600
Average fees
$ 175 /week

Please note that the above shown program fees are estimated and subject to exchange rate fluctuations. Sharon Welfare Society will let you know about the final price during your application process.
Deposit (15%)
The deposit is simply to reserve your volunteer placement. Payments are handled by PayPal, our trusted global payment provider. If you don't have a PayPal account, you can also pay using a credit card.
Final Payment (85%)
Your final payment will be agreed with Sharon Welfare Society during the application process. Common solutions are either via bank transfer or a cash payment at the project site.

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Renovation and Expansion of School

Renovate the Special Training Center and experience the transformation of the center and enjoy watching the children’s faces light up as they enter their new classroom.

$175/week

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