The Municipality of Cordova aims to conduct social development programs that will enable people to enjoy life , feel happy and at peace with themselves and demonstarte solidarity to others, to help people become productive and generate additional income, to provide medical/health assistance and to foster ecological soundness through environmental rehabilitation.
The project's main activities include:
Conducting and supporting art program for children and excellence in education activities.
Developing family health care and emergency rescue / mitigation programs
Assisting social development of children and women.
The volunteer is expected to:
Organize sports, music, arts, etc. activities for the children and youth in public schools and communities
Assist teachers/staff in academic related activities
Assist with the coordination of scholarships and health programs in the local communities
Assist the staff/local volunteers by conducting community related activities like community organizing, research, monitoring and evaluation, capacity building programs and other non-formal education, etc.
Volunteer requirements / Skills
The volunteer must:
be sociable and a team player
have a bigger heart for the disadvantaged and less privileged people
be flexible, open minded and able to adapt to local life situations
be independent and able to work with limited supervision
be creative, innovative, adventurous and fun loving
have a strong sense of community volunteerism
be committed to service
be willing to commit to fulltime work while in country
Hosting Situation (Board and Lodging)
The volunteer will live with a host family (expect to have a shared room with host sister or brother or another volunteer)