Fundación Crisol (COL-40)


Type: Education - Country: Colombia

Brief description and main aims

Promote education about early childhood to young mothers and nurses. Provide pre-school activities, classes, and projects to support mothers.
 
 This project aims to transform lives with love.

Main Activities

Fundacion Crisol's main activities are:

  • Preschool activities
  • The organization of a school restaurant
  • Theatre, dancing and musical group
  • Cooking
  • Academic support in the school
  • Outdoor activities like bird watching
  • Workshops with mothers

Volunteer tasks

Some of the volunteer's tasks are:
  • playing with the children and practicing sports with them
  • working in workshops such as reading or fotography units and helping the pupils with their school tasks
  • teaching students computer science
It is very important that the volunteer is able to create their own workshops.

Volunteer requirements / Skills

The volunteer should:
  • like children
  • have social skills
  • have basic Spanish knowledge
  • be creative
  • take initiative
  • be self confident
  • be interested in creating their own workshops
  • be friendly to the people and not just work there
  • be open to fall in love with the project
Important: You need to be proactive, motivated to work with young people, and full of ideas. Understanding the internal dynamics of the organization and the complicated background of youngsters you will be working with.

Location

Manzana 9ª Casa 2 Belmonte -Pereira -Risaralda.

Pereira is the capital of the department Risaralda. With about 460,000 inhabitants it is the most populated city of the area Eje cafetero and the tenth biggest in Colombia. Eje cafetero is a beautiful area and famous for its importance of coffee production for the European market.

Hosting Situation (Board and Lodging)

The volunteer will live with a host family.

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