Author: Go.Asia

GoDream 3-Day Camp: the mornings to dream

Going to school, in Hong Kong especially, is not appealing to students at all. The packed schedule of studies and extra-curriculum activities every day have been eventually eliminating the students’ passion in learning. In mid-July, nearly a hundred primary school students in Hong Kong have joined the GoDream 3-Day Camp organized by DreamStarter and DotAsia. Under the guidance of around 20 university students, the participants were asked to brainstorm a ‘dream school’. Surprisingly, there are not as much primary school students who do not enjoy going to school as we expected. Students still enjoy having physical education, visual art...

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Cherish Foundation Trust – take care of the elderly

Organization: International Culture Youth Exchange (ICYE) Detail: Volunteers will be expected to help with the following: Taking care of the old, feeding them, giving them their medicines and keeping their morale high as they have been left away from home and very often are depressed and lonely. Background: Home for the bed-ridden elderly. There is room for around 20 people. To work for the cause and care of disadvantaged older persons and to improve their quality of life. Duration: Minimum: 4 weeks; Maximum: 16 weeks Website: Click Here Nature: Hands-on Region: India / International Source of Information: ICYE’s...

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CSI New Life Centre

Organization: International Culture Youth Exchange (ICYE) Detail: Volunteers will be expected to help with the following: – Teach English to the young people attending the training centre – Help out with the office administration – Help with workshops/teaching of other skills related to the project such as embroidery, tailoring, carpentry etc. Background: The CSI New Life Centre is a training centre for underprivileged young people. The centre offers young people from the local community the opportunity to learn vocational skills, which not only helps the individual to become self reliant and economically independent but also benefits society as a...

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Mansa Children Care and Family Support

Organization: International Culture Youth Exchange (ICYE) Detail: Home visits to the community poor families. Taking care of children whose parents died of HIV/AIDS in the community. Helping in teaching the low privileged children in the community. Paying visit to the HIV/AIDS patients in the community. Playing with children at the school. Background: The main aim of the project is to care for and support orphans of up to 12 years of age from the local community whose parents have died of HIV/Aids. The centre offers these children access education and vocational training, as well as games, sports and creative...

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